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What exactly does CUDA mean?
post #12 of 27
CUDA is like a language for the Nvidia GPU, like java is for websites, C++ for windows [best answer i could think of - i'm only 16 .....]
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post #13 of 27
create an efficient alogorithm to calculate pi. Then let a gpu do the work . 2 seconds maybe for 1mil?
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Originally Posted by scottath View Post
CUDA is like a language for the Nvidia GPU, like java is for websites, C++ for windows [best answer i could think of - i'm only 16 .....]
Thanks, Rep
post #15 of 27
CUDA, in (somewhat) layman's terms.
    
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post #16 of 27
sub 1 second 1m pi runs!
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Honestly.. Why care?.. The highest end cards will always win because of superior specs. There wont be the feeling of achievement when you pay $300 less and oc it to beat out a more expensive cpu thats also oc'ed..
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Honestly.. Why care?.. The highest end cards will always win because of superior specs. There wont be the feeling of achievement when you pay $300 less and oc it to beat out a more expensive cpu thats also oc'ed..
OC'ing 8300 vs. 8800? That would be saving lots of money.
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post #19 of 27
Quote:
Originally Posted by Choggs396 View Post
I wonder how GFX cards will compare to CPU's when calculating Pi.
Theoretically much faster, in reality just a little faster.

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What exactly does CUDA mean?
It is the C programming language with some fancy software overhead to make it run on the GPU.
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post #20 of 27
im looking forward to this as another benching app for gfx cards.
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