LunarG Releases New Vulkan SDKs With New Extensions

LunarG released new Windows, Linux, and macOS SDKs for Vulkan header 1.3.243 with new extensions.  The prior SDK supported Vulkan API revision 1.3.239. Download the new SDKs from the Vulkan SDK Download Site.

New Extensions

The SDK now includes the following five new extensions. Note that extensions are optional and may not be implemented by the underlying driver/ICD. Applications can now query for the presence of these new features.

  • VK_NV_low_latency
  • VK_EXT_image_sliced_view_of_3d
  • VK_ARM_shader_core_properties
  • VK_QCOM_multiview_per_view_render_areas
  • VK_EXT_pipeline_library_group_handles

For More Details

For additional details, please read the Release Notes for LinuxRelease Notes for Windows, or Release Notes for macOS.

For More Information about LunarG

LunarG software engineering experts create innovative products and services for open-source and commercial customers using leading-edge 3D graphics and compute technologies, including Vulkan, SPIR-V, OpenXR, and OpenGL. We have strengths in performance analysis and tuning, runtime and tools development, shader optimizations, driver development, and porting engines and applications to Vulkan.

For more information about LunarG, please check out our website.

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