Vulkan Hardware Capability Viewer 3.01 released


Version 3.01 of the Vulkan Hardware Capability Viewer is now available for all platforms (Windows, Linux, Android, Mac OSX).

New extensions

This version has been updated to Vulkan Headers 1.2.175, adding support for reading new features and properties provided via VK_KHR_GET_PHYSICAL_DEVICE_PROPERTIES_2 for the following extensions:

  • VK_EXT_ycbcr_2plane_444_formats
  • VK_EXT_vertex_input_dynamic_state
  • VK_EXT_color_write_enable
  • VK_KHR_synchronization2
  • VK_KHR_zero_initialize_workgroup_memory
  • VK_KHR_workgroup_memory_explicit_layout
  • VK_NV_inherited_viewport_scissor

Queue family flags for Video encode and decode

This version also adds support for the video decode and encode queue family flags that have been introduced with the provisional Vulkan Video acceleration extensions.

Restructured memory display

The memory tab has been restructured and will now show memory types as child nodes of their respective memory heaps.