The evolution of a GPU: from gaming to computing

Vitality Learning
Mar 14 · 5 min read
Growth of computing power of CPUs and GPUs

The above image shows the increase of computing power in time concerning CPUs and GPUs and highlights how the computational capabilities of GPUs grow faster than those of CPUs.

Today, the number of Floating Point OPerations (FLOP) per second (FLOPS) performed by a GPU can be easily reach the tents of Tera FLOPS, namely, the tents of thousands of…