Intel Announces the Release of an Update to Intel® GPA 2013 R4
(December 19th, 2013)
A patch is now available for Intel® Graphics Performance Analyzers 2013 R4 (Intel® GPA) -- download the latest release from the Intel GPA Home Page.
This update provides a new version of Intel GPA Platform Analyzer, and is the only change to the original Intel GPA 2013 R4 release. However, the new version of the tool allows you to profile an Android* application running on an Intel Android* phone or Intel tablet. In particular, the following items can now be visualized within the timeline of the Intel GPA Platform Analyzer tool:
OGL ES 1.1 & 2.0 API calls
CPU Context Switches
GPU AWAKE periods (PowerVR* GPU)
3D & Tile Accelerator utilization (PowerVR* GPU)
All metrics available in Intel GPA System Analyzer, like GPU, CPU, Graphics, and Power.
Intel® GPA is a powerful developer tool suite that provides actionable performance and frame analysis for optimizing games, media, and other graphics-intensive applications on Intel® Core™ with HD Graphics Processor-based platforms running Windows* 7, 8, and 8.1 operating systems. Intel® GPA also supports Intel® Atom™ based phones running Android* operating systems.
Also, with this update tracing is enabled by default. To disable tracing, see this article.