Vulkan To Replace OpenGL In No Man's Sky Game Engine Overhaul

16-04-2019 by
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Game engine overhaul will mean the low-level graphics API's adoption over two years after No Man Sky's initial launch date.

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No Man's Sky, gaming, hello games, vulkan

Basemark's GPU 1.1 Benchmark To Launch Nov. 27th

26-11-2018 by
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Updated GPU benchmark from Basemark will support Vulkan and DirectX 12 rendering options for direct comparison.

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Basemark, benchmarking, DirectX 12, Vulkan, OpenGL, Android, Linux

Khronos Group Releases Vulkan 1.1 Specification

07-03-2018 by
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Consortium of software developers and hardware manufacturers have issued spec. version 1.1 of the Vulkan API, including many developer-requested features.

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Khronos Group, Vulkan

Vulkan Is Now Available For DOOM

11-07-2016 by
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Bethesda and Id announced today that Vulkan support is now available on DOOM. Vulkan my unlock added performance on supported graphics cards.

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Bethesda, DOOM, Id, Vulkan, AMD, NVIDIA, Pascal, Polaris

Khronos Releases Vulkan 1.0 Specification

16-02-2016 by
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Royalty-free, open-standard API specification finally sees publication follow a two-month delay, complete with driver support from some of the worlds leading hardware manufacturers.

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Khronos Group, Vulkan, NVIDIA, AMD, Intel

AMD RTG To Publish Radeon Software Driver Beta Alongside Release Of Vulkan 1.0 Spec.

16-02-2016 by
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Final ratification of the Vulkan 1.0 specification by Khronos Group will trigger the beta driver launch, capitalising on AMD's experience developing Mantle.

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AMD, Khronos Group, Vulkan, mantle, drivers

Basemark Broadens Benchmarking Portfolio With Vulkan Perf. Test

16-11-2015 by
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New benchmarking tool, due for formal release in Q2-2016, will unify graphics performance testing on mobile and desktop graphics platforms compatible with the Vulkan graphics API.

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Basemark, Vulkan, benchmarking