For Developers: Free Tigre 3D Engine

Do you think Windows Mobile has no 3D Power? Then you should try some cool Tigre Demos!

basictigreTigre (Tiny Graphics Engine) is a free rendering library for Windows Mobile 5, 6, 6.1 and 6.5 that provides you realtime and interactive rendering. Its fully written in managed C# for the .NET Compact Framework and is able to use hardware acceleration for fluid and stunning graphics.


  • easy to use, fully object oriented
  • based on .NET Compact Framework 2.0
  • Windows Mobile 5, 6, 6.1 and 6.5 support
  • OpenGl ES 1.x (support for 2.0 with shaders comes later) support
  • full featured camera and lighting model
  • advanced material handling (multiple textures, render to target, alpha transparency, advanced texture filtering,…)
  • scene graph
  • wavefront obj support
  • 2d and 3d rendering
  • open source


  • Windows Mobile 5, 6, 6.1 or 6.5
  • .NET Compact Framework 2.0 or higher (mostly pre installed)
  • OpenGl ES 1.x enabled device or software renderer

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