On day 2 of its Snapdragon Summit in Hawaii, Qualcomm announced updateable GPU drivers for its new series of mobile chipsets.
Starting with the Snapdragon 865 and 765(G), Qualcomm will be releasing driver updates for the GPU through the Google Play Store. These can be downloaded and installed just like any other app.
A GPU driver update is something desktop users are familiar with. Desktop GPU manufacturers like NVIDIA and AMD push out regular driver updates for their graphics cards. These updates include security patches and bug fixes but most importantly, include performance…