This guide will help you to overall improve and increase GPU performance of your Android device by multiple folds — all thanks to a simple Magisk Module called GPU Turbo Boost. This Magisk module has been developed by EmporerEye; GPU Turbo Boost is designed to increase overall throughput of your device’s hardware by putting it into its highest performance state.
The devices which will benefit from this the most include mid-range and budget Android phones after you increase the GPU performance. Further, alongside apps, GPU Turbo Boost also allows for better and improved system UI performance as well. So if you think you could use some better performance on your phone or tablet, continue ahead and try out this GPU Turbo Boost Magisk module.
Why Increase GPU Performance?
Most of you would be thinking as the mod is GPU focused, only graphics improvements will be noticeable. However, that is not the case. This module has been designed to benefit gameplay operations as well as normal usage of the phone.
GPU Turbo Boost will also minimize any delay / lag in system UI such as transitions, playback issues in videos and more. This is helpful if your phone is getting sluggish after using it for a long time. All in all, GPU Turbo Boost offers performance enhancements that effect the overall experience of your device. If you want to improve GPU performance for PUBG Mobile-like games, out dedicated guide can help you with that. We have a guide on how to play PUBG Mobile at 60 FPS, fix lag and improve graphics.
Here are a few scenarios where increasing the GPU performance will help in your day-to-day usage of the Android device:
- Playing graphics intensive games like Call of Duty Mobile, PUBG Mobile
- Browsing websites on Google Chrome i.e it uses your GPU to render heavy pages
- Improved system UI
- Faster web and overall system performance with Android apps i.e. YouTube
What is Magisk?
Magisk is a systemless root utility developed to provide a reliable root installation along with added functionality to further enhance the Android user experience. It comes with a number of features and is currently the most popular method of rooting new phones and tablets.
This utility is completely open-source and is compatible with latest Android versions, like Android Nougat, Oreo, Pie and even the upcoming Android Q. Here are some features highlights of Magisk:
- Completely open-source
- Modify system partitions with Magisk Mount
- MagiskSU, the main root utility
- Add or remove modules with the Magisk Manager
- Hide root detetection with MagiskHide
For more details and downloads of the latest available release of Magisk, please visit our main download page: Download Magisk (All Versions)
How to Increase GPU Performance with GPU Turbo Boost Magisk Module
This tutorial will assume that you are already rooted with Magisk and have Magisk Manager running. It is advised that you should have Magisk 15.0 or up to utilize this mod.
NOTE: You should download and install Magisk first. You can download Magisk (all versions) from here!
How to Install GPU Turbot Boost with Magisk Module:
Ahead are detailed steps along with screenshots on how install GPU Turbot Boost using Magisk Manager.
Step 1 – Download GPU Turbo Boost ZIP file to your device.
Step 2 – Open the Magisk Manager app on your device.
Step 3 – Click on the three lines on the top left of your display.
Step 4 – From the options, select “Modules“.
Step 5 – Now, tap on the add button on the bottom of the display.
Step 6 – A file browser would now open. Select the module you want to install.
Step 7 – Once selected, tap on flash option.
Step 8 – The Magisk Manager app should display a certain command line display. After it finishes, press on Reboot.
That’s all to it! There is no further configuration needed. Once GPU Turbo Boost is installed, you will have instant noticeable performance gains throughout the system.
In case you have a non-rooted Android device, you can download GFX Tool from the Google Play Store to improve your GPU performance and graphics quality.
We would love to know which device you are trying this mod on, reach us in the comments below.
Xiaomi Mi Note 2
Without GPUTB: 52397 (AnTuTu GPU score)
With GPUTB: 43380 (AnTuTu GPU score)