Update: Apr 21, 2023
Renesas Electronics Corporation

Product Overview

This package adds H.264/H.265 Video codec and graphics (OpenGL ES) function to RZ/G2H, RZ/G2M, RZ/G2N, and RZ/G2E. 


  • Video Codec
    H.264 decoder/encoder and H.265 decoder provided as standard IF (OpenMAX).
  • Video processing
    Provide image editing functions such as scaling, clipping, and compositing according to the display screen.
  • Graphics function
    Provide graphics function compliant with OpenGL ES standard (PowerVR Rogue).
  • Supports this kernel version.
    Kernel version 5.10-CIP (Target: RZ/G2H, RZ/G2M, RZ/G2N, RZ/G2E)

Target Reference Boards

  • HopeRun Technology HiHope RZ/G2H platform (hihope-rzg2h)
  • HopeRun Technology HiHope RZ/G2M platform (hihope-rzg2m)
  • HopeRun Technology HiHope RZ/G2N platform (hihope-rzg2n)
  • Silicon Linux RZ/G2E evaluation kit (EK874)


  • Apr 21, 2023: RZ MPU Multimedia Package V1.0.2 for 5.10-CIP version VLP V3.0.3
  • Mar 31, 2023: RZ MPU Multimedia Package V1.0.1 for 5.10-CIP version VLP V3.0.3 (*)
  • Apr 5, 2022: RZ MPU Multimedia Package V1.0 for 5.10-CIP version VLP V3.0.0
    (*): Please note that Renesas updated the version rule from V1.0.1.

Support Policy

As a general rule, Renesas does not provide support for this evaluation version. For the unrestricted version, Renesas provides support for the below items without additional payment. For more details, please contact a Renesas salesperson.

  Form Q&A and issue analysis*1 Maintained by Renesas
Renesas reference board Customer board
Customer developed/modified SW - No No*2 No
Customer added OSS - No No No
Validation target OSS in VLP Source Code Yes No No
Renesas developed SW Source Code Yes Yes Yes
Binary Yes Yes*3 Yes

*1) Firstly, customers should investigate which part has a problem: Renesas’ deliverables or customer’s developed part.

*2) We provide support for the board-dependent changes such as channel numbers and pin configurations.

*3) We provide Q&A support only for the functions which are defined and described in the user's manual.

Target Devices

  • Evaluation Version

Evaluation version package is permitted to be used for evaluation purposes only. It is not able to be applied to commercial products, but it is enough to be used for evaluation firstly. When you require the product version package, please be sure to read “Support Policy” and apply from the download link listed in “Download Unrestricted Version”.

Download Version Target Device
RZ MPU Multimedia Package Evaluation Version V1.0.2 for Verified Linux Package of RZ/G2H, RZ/G2M, RZ/G2N, and RZ/G2E (ZIP | English, 日本語) V1.0.2 RZ/G2H
RZ MPU Multimedia Package Evaluation Version V1.0 for Verified Linux Package of RZ/G2H, RZ/G2M, RZ/G2N, and RZ/G2E (ZIP | English, 日本語) V1.0 RZ/G2H
  • Unrestricted Version

Download Version
RZ MPU Multimedia Package v1.0.2 Unrestricted Version for RZ/G2H, RZ/G2M, RZ/G2N, and RZ/G2E(RTK0EF0045Z0023AZJ-v1.0.2_xx.zip) (ZIP | English, 日本語) You can apply to download the unrestricted version package from the download link. The approved customers can download it from the same link. When you download the unrestricted version, please be sure to check the contents of the attached license agreement.