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LIGHTSPEED STUDIOS Developer Summit: PUBG MOBILE: Performance Optimization on Mobile Platform (Presented by LIGHTSPEED STUDIOS)


Location: Room 3022, West Hall

Date: Tuesday, March 21

Time: 1:20 pm - 1:50 pm

Pass Type: All Access Pass, Core Pass, Summits Pass, Expo Pass, Audio Pass, Independent Games Summit Pass

Topic: Production & Team Leadership, Programming

Format: Sponsor Developer Summit

Vault Recording: Video

Audience Level: All


PUBG MOBILE, a globally popular 100-player battle royale mobile game developed in Unreal Engine, supports a range of phone models from ten years ago to the most current models. This presents a challenge of providing satisfactory game experience to all users, regardless of their phone models.

Fan Zhang, the game's engine team lead, will discuss the multi-level performance optimization strategy designed for these varied phone models, and provide an in-depth analysis of the improvements made to the game's rendering pipelines, features and engine.


Attendees will be informed of the engine optimization strategies that can be used when developing mobile games with Unreal Engine, as well as gain insight into the considerations to make when selecting performance metrics and rendering features suitable for different phone models. Additionally, they will also acquire knowledge of the optimization methods adopted by PUBG MOBILE.

Intended Audience

This is intended for current and prospective mobile game developers who possess an understanding of rendering and a desire to optimize the performance of mobile games.