FALU full form

Meaning : Floating point arithmetic logic unit

Category : Computers
Sub Category : Hardware
Type : Acronym

What does FALU mean or stand for ?

Floating-point Arithmetic Logic Unit is used in computer systems and is also known as an FPU.It is a combination of an ALU – arithmetic and logic unit and a floating point unit.Normally the ALU performs operations on binary digits and the FPU performs operations on floating point numbers.This is the basic difference between the two.