EndSarsNews

Vulkan API support could improve Linux apps and games performance on Chromebooks

A public beta to test Vulkan on Chrome OS is scheduled for Q3 2021

cros_vulkan_hero

Linux for Chromebooks has come a long way since Google introduced it in Chrome OS 69 a couple of years ago. On supported devices, it opened the door to an extensive library of desktop apps for users, like video editing tools and IDEs. GPU acceleration was an important milestone that made graphic intensive Linux app usable on Chrome OS. This is thanks to Virgil 3D, a component that allows the Linux container to tap into the hardware’s GPU.

Read More

Vulkan API support could improve Linux apps and games performance on Chromebooks was written by the awesome team at Android Police.