Qualcomm is making AI ubiquitous—a world where virtually everyone and everything is intelligently connected.
Artificial intelligence applications and devices will transform industries, scaling the future of transportation, defining new opportunities for smart homes and cities, creating wide-reaching mobile XR experiences, and powering the factory of the future. And our AI leadership will help accelerate the commercialization and scale of AI—making AI ubiquitous around the globe.
We are researching and developing power-efficient AI technology, which is fundamental across industries and products, spanning from smartphones and automotive to the IoT and data centers. Our AI solutions offer many benefits, including user privacy, enhanced reliability, and efficient use of network bandwidth—allowing the mobile industry to scale AI to trillions of devices.
Power efficiency is essential for AI. We research deep learning techniques for power-efficient implementations and optimization across hardware, algorithms, and software—with a focus on fundamentals to accelerate deep learning workloads at low power to maximize overall efficiency.
AI, through continuous learning, brings personalization to our devices, which is essential for superior user experiences. We research continuous learning techniques that allow adaption to user behavior and preferences, bringing a human-like understanding and behavior to IoT devices.
We have spent the past decade deep in AI research and development, resulting in the creation of the components necessary to scale AI across industries. To make AI ubiquitous, we’re focused on making efficient hardware, algorithmic advancements, and software tools available to developers and OEMs.
Our Qualcomm® Artificial Intelligence (AI) Engine along with our AI software and hardware development tools help developers create and accelerate their AI applications and devices. The Qualcomm AI Engine is available on supported Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ platforms; this heterogeneous approach makes it easy for developers to select the optimal Snapdragon core for target performance and power efficiency requirements.
The Qualcomm Neural Processing SDK for artificial intelligence is engineered to help developers save time and effort in optimizing performance of trained neural networks on devices with Snapdragon. The SDK provides tools for model conversion and execution plus APIs for targeting the core with the power and performance profile to match the desired user experience.
Optimize your applications to run on Snapdragon mobile platforms with Qualcomm Snapdragon Developer Tools, including the Snapdragon Profiler to help identify app performance problems; the Snapdragon Power Optimization SDK to help improve performance and battery life; and the Snapdragon Heterogeneous Compute SDK, our user-level library.
The Hexagon DSP SDK enables developers to tap into world-class, hardware-enabled multimedia features to deliver premium interactive user experiences in less time. The Hexagon SDK helps overcome development hurdles, including lack of battery and insufficient processing power while helping to ensure multimedia processing efficiency.