CVTSD2SS

Convert Scalar Double-Precision FP Value to Scalar Single-Precision FP Value

Opcodes

Hex Mnemonic Encoding Long Mode Legacy Mode Description
F2 0F 5A /r CVTSD2SS xmm1, xmm2/m64 A Valid Valid Convert one doubleprecision floating-point value in xmm2/m64 to one single-precision floating-point value in xmm1.

Instruction Operand Encoding

Op/En Operand 0 Operand 1 Operand 2 Operand 3
A NA NA ModRM:r/m (r) ModRM:reg (w)

Description

Converts a double-precision floating-point value in the source operand (second operand) to a single-precision floating-point value in the destination operand (first operand).

The source operand can be an XMM register or a 64-bit memory location. The destination operand is an XMM register. When the source operand is an XMM register, the double-precision floating-point value is contained in the low quadword of the register. The result is stored in the low doubleword of the destination operand, and the upper 3 doublewords are left unchanged. When the conversion is inexact, the value returned is rounded according to the rounding control bits in the MXCSR register.

In 64-bit mode, use of the REX.R prefix permits this instruction to access additional registers (XMM8-XMM15).

Pseudo Code

DEST[31:0] = Convert_Double_Precision_To_Single_Precision_Floating_Point(SRC[63:0]); (* DEST[127:32] unchanged *)

Exceptions

SIMD Floating-Point Exceptions

Overflow, Underflow, Invalid, Precision, Denormal.

64-Bit Mode Exceptions

Exception Description
#AC(0) If alignment checking is enabled and an unaligned memory reference is made while the current privilege level is 3.
#UD If an unmasked SIMD floating-point exception and CR4.OSXM MEXCPT[bit 10] = 0. If CR0.EM[bit 2] = 1. If CR4.OSFXSR[bit 9] = 0. If CPUID.01H:EDX.SSE2[bit 26] = 0. If the LOCK prefix is used.
#XM If an unmasked SIMD floating-point exception and CR4.OSXM MEXCPT[bit 10] = 1.
#NM If CR0.TS[bit 3] = 1.
#PF(fault-code) For a page fault.
#GP(0) If the memory address is in a non-canonical form.
#SS(0) If a memory address referencing the SS segment is in a non- canonical form.

Compatibility Mode Exceptions

Same exceptions as in protected mode.

Virtual-8086 Mode Exceptions

Exception Description
#AC(0) If alignment checking is enabled and an unaligned memory reference is made.
#PF(fault-code) For a page fault.
Same exceptions as in real address mode.

Real-Address Mode Exceptions

Exception Description
#UD If an unmasked SIMD floating-point exception and CR4.OSXMMEXCPT[bit 10] = 0. If CR0.EM[bit 2] = 1. If CR4.OSFXSR[bit 9] = 0. If CPUID.01H:EDX.SSE2[bit 26] = 0. If the LOCK prefix is used.
#XM If an unmasked SIMD floating-point exception and CR4.OSXMMEXCPT[bit 10] = 1.
#NM If CR0.TS[bit 3] = 1.
#GP If any part of the operand lies outside the effective address space from 0 to FFFFH.

Protected Mode Exceptions

Exception Description
#AC(0) If alignment checking is enabled and an unaligned memory reference is made while the current privilege level is 3.
#UD If an unmasked SIMD floating-point exception and CR4.OSXM MEXCPT[bit 10] = 0. If CR0.EM[bit 2] = 1. If CR4.OSFXSR[bit 9] = 0. If CPUID.01H:EDX.SSE2[bit 26] = 0. If the LOCK prefix is used.
#XM If an unmasked SIMD floating-point exception and CR4.OSXM MEXCPT[bit 10] = 1.
#NM If CR0.TS[bit 3] = 1.
#PF(fault-code) For a page fault.
#SS(0) For an illegal address in the SS segment.
#GP(0) For an illegal memory operand effective address in the CS, DS, ES, FS or GS segments.