About this Install Guide

This guide is intended to get you up and running with this tool quickly with the most common settings. For a thorough review of all options, refer to the official documentation.

Arm Performance Studio (formally known as Arm Mobile Studio) is a performance analysis tool suite for various application developers:

  • Android application developers
  • Linux application developers in Embedded and Cloud segments

It comprises of a suite of easy-to-use tools that show you how well your game or app performs on production devices, so that you can identify problems that might cause slow performance, overheat the device, or drain the battery.

Frame Advisor is available in 2023.5 and later.

RenderDoc for Arm GPUs is available in 2024.0 and later.

All features of Arm Performance Studio are available free of charge without any additional license as of the 2022.4 release.


Arm Performance Studio is supported on Windows, Linux, and macOS hosts. Download the appropriate installer from the Arm Product Download Hub .

Full installation and application launch instructions are given in the Arm Performance Studio Release Notes .


Run the supplied Arm_Performance_Studio_<version>_windows_x86-64.exe installer, and follow on-screen instructions.


Unpack the supplied Arm Performance Studio bundle to the desired location. For example:


            tar -xf Arm_Performance_Studio_2024.0_linux_x86-64.tgz


Run the supplied Arm_Performance_Studio_<version>_macos_x86-64.dmg installer, and follow on-screen instructions.

Get started

See the Get started with Arm Performance Studio for Mobile learning path for a collection of tutorials for each component of Performance Studio.


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