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_mm_sqrt_ps
,
_mm256_sqrt_ps

Calculates square root value. Vector variant of sqrt(x) function for a 128-bit/256-bit vector argument of float32 values.

Syntax

extern __m128 _mm_sqrt_ps(__m128 v1);
extern __m256 _mm256_sqrt_ps(__m256 v1);
Arguments
v1
vector with float32 values
Description
Calculates the square root of vector
v1
elements.
Returns
128-bit/256-bit vector with the result of the operation.
Many routines in the
svml
library are more optimized for Intel® microprocessors than for non-Intel microprocessors.