A GPU is strongly recommended for training deep learning models. Training performance on a GPU can be up to 20x faster than on a CPU, and can shorten training time from weeks to hours.
Below is a list of recommended GPU options:
|GeForce GTX 1060||x|
|GeForce GTX 1070||x|
|GeForce GTX 1080||x|
|GeForce RTX 2060||x|
|GeForce RTX 2070||x|
|GeForce GTX 1080 Ti||x|
|GeForce RTX 2080||x|
|GeForce RTX 2080 Ti||x|
Below is chart of benchmark comparisons between various cards. The red bar is most relevant to deep learning training performance.
A GPU is also recommended for applying deep learning models. Application performance on a GPU can be up to 20x faster than on a CPU.
Since applying often takes seconds, compared to hours for training, a CPU can more reasonably be used if necessary. Please refer to the general System Requirements for more information on CPU requirements and recommendations.
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