Learn more about NVIDIA Nsight Tegra, Visual Studio Edition at http://developer.nvidia.com/nvidia-nsight-tegra.

Release (2.0)

  • Added support for NDKs r10, r10b and r10c.
  • Added support for building and debugging 64-bit Android apps.
  • Added support for building and debugging Android 5.0 "Lollipop" apps.
  • CMake 3.1 adds support for Nsight Tegra 2.0. To generate Nsight Tegra project files, set CMAKE_SYSTEM_NAME=Android in addition to selecting a Visual Studio generator.
  • Added visualizers support for pretty-printing values of common data types (such as STL containers).
  • Added support for building thin archives.
  • Added a top-level menu (Tegra or TEGRA) to allow quick access to Nsight Tegra functionality.
  • Nsight Tegra now uses a 64-bit GDB 7.7, which features a number of fixes as well as support for huge symbol files.
  • Ant build files are no longer required for a project to build. These files can still be added to customize the Java code building and APK packaging stages.
  • Added the ability to define linker groups in Linker > Input > Additional Dependencies. Enclose libraries in parentheses to link them as a group, for example, c;m;(log;z);mylib. Escape parentheses in file names by doubling them in the property value.
  • Support for Google Nexus 9, NVIDIA SHIELD tablet, Xiaomi MiPad, Tegra K1 32-bit and Tegra K1 64-bit devices.
  • Various bug fixes and performance improvements

Release (1.6)

  • IncrediBuild 5.5 support allowing distributed builds
  • Supports building for ARMv7-A with hard-float ABI
  • Android exceptions signals support
  • Improved watch values formatting
  • Breakpoints in Neon code
  • Improved support for string inspection (char, wchar, std::string, std::wstring…)
  • Faster wireless debugging support
  • Support for NVIDIA SHIELD tablet, Xiaomi MiPad and Tegra 4, Tegra 4i, Tegra K1 (32-bit) based devices
  • Various bug fixes and performance improvements

Release (1.5)

1.5.1
  • C++11 and precompiled headers support.
1.5
  • Support for multiple NDK versions r8e-r9b.
  • Visual Studio 2013 is now supported.
  • Support for external build systems (makefile)
  • Improved MSBUILD compatibility with NDK
  • Improved project/solution loading performance

Release (1.4)

  • Support for multiple NDK versions r8e-r9b.
  • Support for CLANG.
  • Vastly improved debugging step speeds.
  • Nsight Tegra now supports Microsoft Visual Studio 2012.
  • Official support for Microsoft Windows 8

Release (1.3)

  • Nsight Tegra now supports Microsoft Visual Studio 2012.
  • Official support for Microsoft Windows 8
  • Full Tegra 4 and NVIDIA SHIELD support added (SHIELD support requires OTA update 59 or newer)
  • Nsight Tegra now works with NDK r8e only. The 64-bit version of NDK is also supported.
  • Nsight Tegra now has a project upgrader which will attempt to automatically upgrade the project and solution files, to minimize the user input needed for transitioning from the older Nsight Tegra versions.
  • Workflow improvements such as a new wizard for easier application signing.
  • Project definition updates and improvements, including a new Addditional Dependencies prop page under Ant Build, Skip Ant Step, specify custom Android manifests for each configuration, etc...