CP & GPU Question Tags: Graphics Cards GPUs Video CPUs Graphics Last response: April 16, 2011 5:51 PM in Graphics & Displays Share Ramcooker April 16, 2011 5:32:57 PM Enlighten me please. At no point will a GPU completely assume all video tasks. The CPU must still have some role to play through the chipset...correct? More about : gpu question shrkbay a b U Graphics card April 16, 2011 5:43:19 PM "CPU feeds GPU with information" m 0 l vilenjan a b U Graphics card April 16, 2011 5:51:43 PM IN modern PC games GPUs assume more and more tasks when it comes to actual image processing. Nowdays GPUs can even offload some of the program calculations, namely any physics based calculations. You still need the CPU to do most of the actual calculations, such as AI. The CPU decides what you should see, the GPU than actually renders the visual representation. There are new processors that combine these functions (AMD APUs) but its still a CPU and a GPU that have simply been connected on the micro architectural level. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Corsair Builder CX500W Bulk (CP-9020047-EU/BULK) Question Forum Antec p183 and cp-850 psu cable routing question Forum Couple of questions about CP in latest Omega drivers Forum SolvedGpu cooling question solution SolvedGPU & PSU question: How come ASUS built this system??? solution SolvedGeForce 780 GPU Question solution SolvedCPU or GPU, CPU or GPU, I KEEP ASKING MYSELF THE SAME QUESTION!! solution SolvedNew GPU Question solution SolvedGPU/Motherboard Compatibility Question solution SolvedGPU Overclocking question solution SolvedGigabyte GeForce GTX660 GPU question solution SolvedGPU Upgrade Question solution Solvedgpu fan speed question. solution Solvedquestion about GPU Temp solution SolvedBuying question on GPU(s)? solution SolvedIs GPU gonna fit in tha case? That's the question! solution SolvedGpu question . solution SolvedAnother GPU+CPU question. solution SolvedOverclocking My GPU Question solution SolvedQuestion regarding bottlenecking w/GTX 770 4GB GPU solution More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !