April 24, 2012 -- Vivante Corp. and Ingenic Semiconductor Co., Ltd. today announced a license agreement update that includes higher-performance Vivante GPU cores to power the next wave of Ingenic applications processors. Ingenic was the first company to successfully ship non-ARM-based tablets and smartphones worldwide. Ingenic also shipped the first Android 4.0 (ICS) tablets, powered by Vivante GPUs.
Vivante graphics cores boast state-of-the-art GPU architectures built for consumer entertainment. The GPU hardware and software stack supports the latest graphics APIs including OpenGL ES 2.0, ES Next Gen, desktop OpenGL, Microsoft DirectX 11 and Google RenderScript.