AVX implementation?

AVX implementation?

Can we expect an AVX version in the feature? Or AVX will be overkill for this kind of application?

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The current version of Embree operates on individual rays and demonstrates very good performance with SSE. AVX will not give a significant speed improvement for single ray traversal.AVX does definitely make sense with a packet ray tracer that handles multiple rays in a ray packet, however, Embree does not support this mode of operation.

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