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Not to hijack.... but what is a ppu?
    
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Not to hijack.... but what is a ppu?
physics processing unit
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physics processing unit
Can anyone elaborate a bit more about what it's for?
    
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It takes the load of physics off of the cpu. The same way graphics cards took the load off the cpu back in the early days of gpu's, and still do.
     
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But isn't physics just a lot of mathematical equations? Wouldn't this be done under the ALU? What applications require the computer to do loads of physics?
    
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