OnePlus is partnering with Pixelworks, a well-known visual processing solutions provider, to bring advanced video display processing technology to its upcoming OnePlus 12 smartphone. The collaboration aims to enhance mobile gaming by incorporating Pixelworks’ Pixelworks X7 Independent Visual Processor and IRX gaming experience into the OnePlus 12.
Enhancing Mobile Gaming with Pixelworks Technology
The Pixelworks X7 processor is expected to improve in-house graphics processing algorithms, providing strong rendering capabilities and better visual quality for a more engaging gaming experience. By utilizing Pixelworks’ advanced video display processing technology, OnePlus aims to deliver a superior gaming experience on its new smartphone.
Introducing Pixelworks IRX Technology
Pixelworks introduced its IRX gaming experience brand for mobile devices in July 2023. This brand aims to surpass traditional rendering solutions by offering high frame rates, high resolutions, and detailed graphics without draining excessive power. The IRX gaming experience delivers an immersive gaming experience that even surpasses iOS flagship devices.
The Foundation of the IRX Gaming Experience
The foundation of the IRX gaming experience lies in Pixelworks’ decade-long expertise in mobile visual processors. Their unique rendering acceleration solution ensures optimal visuals, coupled with tuning services for performance and picture quality tailored to various game content. Pixelworks offers two forms of the service: device tuning and end-to-end gaming experience tuning. Manufacturers can obtain IRX technology certification to optimize their devices for the rendering acceleration solution.
Building an IRX Ecosystem
IRX-certified device manufacturers become part of the IRX ecosystem, which unites OEMs, game developers, and gamers. This ecosystem offers benefits such as a growing content platform and increased support from game developers, making these devices more appealing to gamers. The collaboration between OnePlus and Pixelworks aims to provide users with a better mobile gaming experience and more realistic visuals on the OnePlus 12.
HyperRendering Feature for Smooth Gaming
The OnePlus 12 integrates the Pixelworks X7 Independent Visual Processor, enabling the HyperRendering feature. This collaborative graphics optimization technology from OnePlus and Pixelworks enhances gaming on OnePlus smartphones. HyperRendering analyzes game content in real time and intelligently boosts frame rates for smoother motion. Additionally, advanced sharpening algorithms and Pixelworks’ HDR expertise improve clarity, contrast, and color gamut, making visuals more dynamic during gaming. HyperRendering prioritizes power efficiency, allowing for longer gaming sessions without affecting battery life.
OnePlus 12’s Impressive Hardware
The OnePlus 12, which launched in December in China, features the cutting-edge Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen 3 SoC and is currently at the top of the best-performing smartphones list by AnTuTu. Its highly capable hardware, including the massive 9,140mm² vapor chamber for temperature control, ensures peak performance for extended periods. The integration of the Pixelworks X7 Independent Visual Processor and IRX gaming experience is set to unlock the true potential of this hardware in gaming scenarios.
Excitement and Commitment to Innovation
Kinder Liu, President and COO of OnePlus, expressed excitement about the collaboration with Pixelworks and their joint commitment to pushing the boundaries of innovation. The goal is to provide users with a better mobile gaming experience, offering realistic visuals with detailed nuances on the OnePlus 12. Ting Xiong, President of Pixelworks China, highlighted the OnePlus 12 as an IRX-certified smartphone that showcases the advantages of Pixelworks’ display technologies. The long-term partnership between OnePlus and Pixelworks promises consumers an improved visual experience and a more immersive gaming journey with the OnePlus 12.
A Flagship Smartphone Beyond Gaming
The OnePlus 12 boasts a flagship 4th Gen Hasselblad camera system, including a 3X zoom periscope telephoto camera, making it more than just a high-performance gaming device. For a comprehensive review of the OnePlus 12’s camera performance and a comparison with its competitors, be sure to check out the in-depth assessment.
The OnePlus 12 will launch worldwide on January 23, 2024, at Gate No. 4 Pragati Maidan in Delhi at 19:30 IST. For more information about the launch event, including ticket availability and costs, please visit the official OnePlus website.