A 3D accelerator is literally something which accelerates the drawing and performance of rendered 3D graphical scenes. Typically it refers to hardware - processors and circuitry developed specifically to handle graphics routines. Hardware dedicated to a task is always faster than software running on generic hardware, so specific hardware accelerates purpose-written software's execution time.
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The GPU, or graphics processing unit is the heart of any 3D accelerator graphics care. It is a powerful workhorse, frequently more powerful than a PC?s CPU ? central processing unit ? and dedicated solely to graphics. The pace of GPU advancement has picked up substantially in recent years, with Nvidia and ATI Technologies, going at it hammer and tongs, to try and outdo one another.
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June 21 (Wed.) - 23 (Fri.), 2006, Tokyo Big Sight conference centre, Japan.
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