Android Q may use the Vulkan graphics API for UI rendering
A comment left by a Google engineer suggests the company is preparing a switch to the Vulkan graphics API for its UI rendering.
The engineer’s comment was posted on the Chromium gerrit instance with regards to a bug report for the upcoming support of Vulkan in the Chrome browser for Android.
Currently, Google still partly uses Skia for its graphics rendering – a 2D engine used for Chrome, Chrome OS, Android, and more.
As of Android 3.0, the...