We excel at designing the highest efficiency, lowest power and smallest area silicon IP cores.

Passion for innovation

We have over 25 years of experience in designing and licensing market-leading processor solutions for graphics and vision & AI processing that offer strong differentiation compared to competing solutions for our customers.

We are chosen as a partner by many leading innovators in electronics because we are passionate about innovation and have the drive to deliver technologies that solve key problems in new, more efficient ways.

World-leading IP cores

Creating a smarter, more connected world that enriches the lives of billions of people
Our technologies are instrumental in key segments such as mobile; consumer; automotive; IoT; AR/VR; security and AI. We offer features that enable success whether the latest APIs for graphics and compute; support for a wide range of neural networks; or special features of our architectures such as our low-power and low-bandwidth TBDR graphics processing, or our secure and safe hardware virtualization.

Support for all stages of SoC and product development​

SoC design-consultancy, hosting and verification services

Our IP is extensively tested and verified. Our customer and solutions engineering teams have the latest in tools.

We give extensive support to our customers including design optimisation kits (DOKs), reference software, education and verification support.

Empowering you to deliver

We only succeed if you, our customers and partners, succeed. We pride ourselves in empowering you to deliver innovation that truly inspires new products and we thrive on high volume opportunity. So we’re motivated to work in close partnership with our customers, developing meaningful relationships to provide the expertise you need to address your chosen markets, with success each and every time.

Partnering with world-leading technology brands

We build win-win partnerships that enable our customers to differentiate their products using our IP, and together create unique products and successful businesses.


Imagination was founded in 1985 and is one of the UK’s leading success stories as a developer of highly advanced intellectual property (IP) that creates considerable value in the electronic systems value chain, and ultimately improves the user experience in many different consumer electronic devices, including games consoles, mobile phones, and cars.

In this whitepaper we explain how Imagination and it’s technology has evolved, our contribution to the UK tech industry and our role in building for the future.

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