Android App Release Notes

7.5.3 - 9060 - 11/06/2020 | Download

Added
  • Support for new Samsung devices
  • Detect additional processes to be included in the memory metrics

7.5.2 - 9059 - 06/05/2020 | Download

Added
  • Power only mode, power readings and screenshots
  • Power readings improved on some Samsung devices

7.5.1 - 9058 - 17/04/2020 | Download

Fixed
  • Resolved collection of CPU and Memory on Mali chipset devices for some webapps

7.5 - 9057 - 23/03/2020 | Download

Fixed
  • GPU collection on some devices was causing device reboots
  • Power metrics on Samsung devices compared and improved with Samsung support
  • 32/64bit game showing metric discrepency analysed and resolved

7.4 - 9056 - 21/02/2020 | Download

Fixed
  • Crash when launching recording on some devices
Added
  • Low spec mode available from settings, record fps and screenshots for low end devices. Android 5.0+
  • Increased supported Mali GPUs
  • Update available checking

7.3.1 - 9049 - 02/12/2019 | Download

Fixed
  • Android 10 stability issues
  • Mali GPU stability issues
  • Screenshot support for Samsung Android 10 devices

7.3 - 9042 - 05/11/2019 | Download

Added
  • Network metrics for Android 10 devices

7.0 - 9028 - 13/09/2019 | Download

Added
  • New App design
  • Android 10.0 support for:
  • FPS
  • Power
  • CPU
  • Memory (new format)
  • Screen shots
  • New Memory Metrics to bring inline with Android Studio from Android 7+
  • Initial support for Mali GPUs

6.5 - 9026 - 08/08/2019 | Download

Fixed
  • FPS Overlay is now moveable
  • Memory metrics will record from all available sources

6.4.1 - 8648 - 17/05/2019 | Download

Fixed
  • Enable USB debugging button now works on all devices

6.4 - 8423 - 29/03/2019 | Download

Added
  • Ability to record and store frame times that can be retrieved using an API
  • Added an option to generate debug logs in the sdcard folder

6.3.1 - 8226 - 26/02/2019

Fixed
  • Issue that caused cpu frequency to be reported 0 on some QCOM chipsets

6.3 - 8205 - 14/02/2019

Added
  • Programmatic markers feature that gives users the ability to highlight session areas from their code
Removed
  • GameBench advert to use the desktop tool

6.2.1 - 8145 - 16/01/2019

Fixed
  • Fix a bug that caused sessions to be pushed multiple times to the server when a time out occurred.

6.2 - 7996 - 31/10/2018

Changed
  • Targeting SDK 26
  • Permissions are now requested inside the app
Fixed
  • Devices running Android 4.4 and below are now able to log in again
  • Bug that caused screenshots from the sample app to appear with user’s photos on some devices
  • Bug that caused the last few seconds of a user’s allowance to not be consumed

6.1.1 - 7887 - 09/10/2018

Fixed
  • Bug that did not allow users to register

6.1 - Build 7854 - 20/09/2018

6.0 - Build 7714 - 20/08/2018

Added
  • Now waiting for confirmation from server when uploading a session is successful.
  • Support for Android 9.
  • Option to report issue when a session does not upload successfully.
Fixed
  • We now show the correct time allowance remaining for Premium users with Time-based licenses.

5.0.2 - Build 7157 - 18/06/2018

Fixed
  • Being able to profile Supercell’s games
  • GameBench service runs in the foreground making it more stable in resource critical conditions
  • Using a new implementation of the intro slider

5.0.1 - Build 6407 - 26/03/2018

Fixed
  • Fixed timeout bug for uploading long sessions

5.0.1 - Build 6371 - 08/03/2018

Fixed
  • Uploading faulty sessions when “Sync” button pressed
  • Core states issue with QCOM chipsets
  • Getting CPU for apps spawning multiple processes
  • Erroneous starting timestamps for FPS in Android 6 and below
  • Note 8 GPU null pointer exception
  • Sony Experia C3 reading CPU freq crash
  • FPS not being reported on Hotstar app
  • Shipping with daemon for Android 8.1

5.0 - Build 4339 - 6/11/2017

Added
  • Support for Android 8.1
Fixed
  • Bug showing no internet connection for devices running Android older than KitKat
  • Stability fixes

5.0 - Build 4013 - 16/10/2017

Fixed
  • Fix a bug on power capture

5.0 - Build 3760 - 04/10/2017

Fixed
  • Bug that caused some session to show as having 00:00 duration after being stopped
  • Bug that caused premium users to appear as free after the app had been killed by Android
  • Bug caused by gamebench/data folder being empty

5.0 - Build 3596 - 21/09/2017

Added
  • Support for Android 8 - Oreo
  • Repairing sessions that didn’t stop successfully or failed to upload
  • Checks for invalid metric values
Fixed
  • Getting memory metrics for Android 5.x devices
  • Getting CPU metrics for devices using 5.x and above
  • Getting CPU metrics for devices that do not have frequency information
  • Getting Power metrics for more devices
Changed
  • Public and Enterprise users use the same app
  • Uploading each session in a single zip

4.2 - Build 2185

Fixed
  • GPU Support for Samsung S8

4.2

Added
  • Support for Android versions:
    • 7.1.0
    • 7.1.1
  • GPU Support for Samsung S8
Fixed
  • Fixed a potential crash on the dashboard