Remote Displays SDK



Remote Display SDK version 1.1 is a suite of API that provides remote protocols and VMM ISV’s with an easy-to-use interface into remote graphics feature set.

Available Downloads

  • Windows 8.1, 64-bit*, Windows 10, 64-bit*, Windows 8.1*, Windows Server 2016 family*, Windows 10*
  • Size: 611 KB
  • SHA1: A5006CFDFBC6861207F440FB455112C04E3F3AC1

Detailed Description


Remote Displays SDK provides API interfaces for low latency capture, compression, and configuration of remote displays on Intel® Xeon® Processor E3 v5 Family with Intel® Iris™ Pro Graphics.

Improve user experience by offloading CPU-intensive encoding to Intel Iris Pro HW encoder for smoother video playback, capture and compresses desktop or full-screen applications running on Windows 7*, 8*, and Windows® 10.

VDI desktop powered by Intel Iris Pro Graphics can leverage high resolution, multi monitor virtual desktops with improved server scalability and user density.

About this download

  • IRD_SDK_v1.1.exe - This release includes a run time DLL that enables Citrix XenDesktop*/XenApp* 7.13 release with hardware encoding on VDAs for desktop and server operating systems.