Press Release | November 12, 2020

Imagination launches multi-core IMG Series4

The edge platform of choice for assisted driving and full self-driving cars.

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Press Release | November 12, 2010

Imagination launches multi-core IMG Series4

The ultimate AI accelerator delivering industry-disruptive performance for ADAS and autonomous driving.

Offering the most responsive and power efficient neural network acceleration for next-generation automotive use cases.

  • Imagination announces major updates to PowerVR SDK and Toolkit, including ray tracing code examples.

    London, England; 12th May 2021 – Imagination Technologies today releases Version 21.1 of the popular PowerVR SDK and Toolkit, adding new features and ray tracing support enhancements to increase functionality and enhance the workflow of developers, technical artists, and engineers across a variety of disciplines. The SDK and Toolkit can be found on the new … Read more

  • Imagination appoints Didier Lamouche to board as non-executive director

    London, England- 14th April 2021 – Imagination Technologies announces the appointment of Dr Didier Lamouche to the Company’s board as a non-executive director. Dr Lamouche has more than 30 years of experience leading international technology businesses. His extensive experience includes management leadership as President & CEO of Idemia/Oberthur Technologies, of ST-Ericsson, Bull Group, STMicroelectronics (as COO), Altis Semiconductor and in various senior roles at IBM, Motorola and Philips. Dr Lamouche graduated … Read more

  • Imagination launches IMG Labs to create breakthrough technologies

    London, England; 25th March 2021 – Imagination Technologies announces IMG Labs, a specialist division tasked with developing breakthrough innovations fundamental to new, advanced semiconductor products. IMG Labs’ mission is to understand and accelerate future trends in the semiconductor industry, translating these into new licensable technologies that will enable world-leading products for Imagination’s partners. Headed up … Read more

  • Imagination’s GPU selected by StarFive to create high-performance, small and low-cost BeagleV RISC-V AI single board computer

    London, England and Shanghai, China – 22nd February, 2021 – Imagination Technologies announces that StarFive, an industry-leading provider of RISC-V processors, platforms and solutions, has licensed the IMG B-Series graphics processing unit (GPU) IP to support the development of its latest RISC-V single-board computer (SBC). Imagination’s GPUs are designed to work with all processor architectures. … Read more

  • Imagination and PaddlePaddle announce collaboration to grow the ecosystem for artificial intelligence (AI) for developers worldwide

    London, UK and Beijing, China; 1st February 2021 – In a collaboration between Imagination Technologies and PaddlePaddle, Imagination’s IMGDNN API has been integrated into Paddle-Lite, growing the artificial intelligence (AI) ecosystem for developers worldwide. Paddle-Lite is part of Baidu’s deep learning framework PaddlePaddle (Parallel Distributed Deep Learning), and the IMGDNN API enables developers to target … Read more

  • Imagination, update on 2020 progress

    London, UK; 6 January 2021 – Imagination Technologies today announces initial unaudited results for 2020, overall revenues increased by 44% to $125m (2019: $87m). Adjusted EBITDA* increased by $22m to $4m (2019: loss $18m); and adjusted EBITDA margin increased to 3% (2019: loss of 20%). Closing cash was $60m (2019: $66m); the business has no … Read more