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GCN: 4 workitems per compute unit but with computing float16 in each.

Question asked by tugrul_512bit on Mar 9, 2017
Latest reply on Mar 10, 2017 by tugrul_512bit

Normally I give it 256 workitems per workgroup and 64 cores compute those workitems but what if I just pick 4 items with float16 math? Does the compiler map each item to  whole 16-wide SIMDs in any of drivers or GCN versions?

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