Qualcomm Game Studios

Qualcomm Game Studios is a group within Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and/or its subsidiaries.

Qualcomm Snapdragon Elite Gaming gives you the ultimate gaming advantage

Jul 2, 2020


The home of elite gaming.

Qualcomm® Snapdragon Elite Gaming™ delivers longer sustained gaming performance with ultra-smooth experiences at the highest HDR quality graphics. First-to-mobile pc gaming features are now available on Snapdragon like Adreno Updateable GPU Drivers that give players control of their GPU driver updates and settings, and the highest display refresh rates that unlock premium visual fidelity on your favorite games.

Ultra-smooth gaming

Elite gaming features like Game Smoother provides adaptive and predictive real-time system tuning for sustained performance over longer periods of time. Designed to help eliminate game stutter while maintaining sustain performance over longer periods of time.

Air Derby
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Highest HDR quality

The new Adreno 650 GPU offers new hardware embedded features like Adreno HDR Fast Blend to boost game scenes with heavy blending, often used in complex particle systems and rendering. Delivers up to 2x performance lift for certain operations.

Highest HDR Quality
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Desktop-level features

Providing Desktop-level lighting and advanced post processing effects to games that were not available on Android before. Creating more realistic and immersive graphics for games and mobile firsts gaming features, such as updateable GPU graphics drivers.

Desktop-Level Gaming
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Experts across Qualcomm development platforms.

Be an active participant of our mobile development platform so you can have access to all the tools and training necessary to create the next big hit in mobile gaming. Qualcomm is a leader in mobile for advanced graphics, 5G, and AI. These core technologies, along with an experience team of game developers at Qualcomm, are leading a profound change in the mobile gaming industry.

Snapdragon powered Always On, Always Connected PCs deliver the ultimate Windows 10 mobile PC experience with thin and light designs, multi-day battery life, and 4G/LTE and 5G cellular connectivity. The responsive performance, and incredible battery life of the Qualcomm Snapdragon compute platform with 5G Modem-RF systems bring low latency and high bandwidth connectivity that can help take your games to the next level, and let users play longer from virtually anywhere.

XR delivers an immersive gaming experience, dropping the player into an imaginary world with vivid 3D sights and sounds that create breathtakingly realistic environments. With XR, consumers can step into the world of their favorite franchises and characters, extending the potential reach of many of the biggest commercial brands. The Snapdragon XR platform delivers untether XR experiences that allow users to track their position with 6 degrees of motion tracking for a truly immersive, 360-degree experience.

Game Developer Resources

We are here to enable you to create the next big thing.

Helping to fuel gaming on mobile, PC, and XR platforms, Qualcomm provides game development tools that will help take your games to the next level. We have many resources available to help you create and optimize your gaming applications including: graphics and AI SDKs, Profiling tools to measure performance and power, 3D audio tools, hardware development kits, and more…

Snapdragon Tools

Optimize your games for Snapdragon


Resources to enhance your VR experience

Audio Plug-in

Immerse your users with 3D audio

Machine Learning

Accelerate your on-device AI-enabled games

The Team

Qualcomm Game Studios

Qualcomm Game Studios is a world class group of AAA game developers with 20+ years of experience in the industry. We strive to bring the best gaming experiences to Snapdragon platforms. Our team develops games for mobile, PC and XR, while also providing tools & services for partner game studios.


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