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AMD, also known as Advanced Micro Devices, is a semiconductor company based in Sunnyvale, California. The company was founded on May 1, 1969 by a group of ex-Fairchild Semiconductor executives. AMD's products include microprocessors, motherboard chipsets, embedded processors, and graphics processors for servers, workstations and personal computers. The company also offers embedded systems applications. Currently, AMD is the second-largest supplier of x86 architecture-based microprocessors and one of the largest GPU suppliers in the world.

Intel Says It’s Not Licensing Graphics From AMD

05/21/2017, It was reported last week that Intel had started licensing graphics technology from AMD. The company’s agreement with NVIDIA ended earlier this year so it would need a partner and rumors suggested that it was talking to AMD about a possible...

AMD Ryzen Laptops Due This Year

05/18/2017, It hasn’t been long since AMD officially launched its Ryzen series of processors. The company has now announced more Ryzen processors that are going to be released later this year. The new models include Ryzen processors that are meant for...

Intel Reportedly Licensing Graphics Technology From AMD

05/16/2017, Intel’s GPU licensing agreement with NVIDIA ended on March 17th. Many rumors floated around at that point in time, some claimed that a new license was being negotiated, others suggested that Intel and AMD were in discussions about a possible...

AMD Radeon Pro Duo Features Two Polaris GPUs In One Card

04/25/2017, AMD today announced the launch of what it claims to be the world’s first dual-GPU graphics card meant for professionals. The AMD Radeon Pro Duo features two Polaris-based graphics cards packed into one single card. The company claims that this...

AMD Radeon RX500 Graphics Cards Promise More Performance

04/18/2017, AMD came out with its RX400 series graphics cards last year, it marketed them as powerful options for PC gamers who didn’t want to spend a lot of money on hardware. The company today announced the successor to this series. AMD Radeon RX500 series...

AMD Might Have Hinted At Halo 3’s Arrival For The PC

04/17/2017, Halo 3 was released back in 2007 where it was made available for the Xbox 360 before it eventually found its way onto the Xbox One. However could it also be making its way to the PC? Nothing official has been announced yet, but it seems that AMD could...

AMD Calls Fallout 4 VR A ‘Groundbreaking Industry Changing’ Game

04/13/2017, Fallout 4 was launched in 2015 which is about 7 years after its predecessor, Fallout 3, which meant that gamers were waiting for quite a long time for it. Turns out it was well worth the wait, or at least that’s what the reviews are saying so far. While...

AMD Ryzen Price And Release Date Finally Confirmed

02/22/2017, AMD has been working on its Ryzen family of desktop processors for a very long time. We’ve heard a lot of reports about this family over the past few months and the company today officially launched it. The AMD Ryzen price and release date has...

AMD Ryzen CPUs Are Overclocking Ready

01/08/2017, AMD was present at the Consumer Electronics Show 2017 where it made several announcements and also demonstrated its next-generation Ryzen CPUs and Vega graphics processors. During a press briefing, AMD confirmed that Ryzen is going to be a four-year...

AMD Powered Chrome OS Devices Expected Soon

12/27/2016, There has been a lot of speculation about the possibility of the Chrome OS ecosystem expanding to devices powered by chips from AMD and Qualcomm. There’s growing circumstantial evidence to support the theory that AMD might be working on a Chrome...

AMD Unveils 8-Core 3.4GHz+ Ryzen Processor

12/14/2016, AMD has created a lot of hype in enthusiast CPU space over the past few months for its Zen-based processors and the company has now revealed some more information about the new CPU. AMD has provided some details about its next-generation processor that...

New Macs Could Be Coming Based On AMD GPU References

12/08/2016, So while Apple might have updated its MacBook Pro lineup, the question is when will the company update its iMac or Mac Pro lineup?  Or the better question is, will they? It has been pointed out that Apple has kind of neglected its desktop computers for a...

AMD Radeon RX 490 Graphics Card May Be Coming Out Soon

12/01/2016, It appears that AMD is in the process of launching a new powerful graphics card in the near future. A listing has been spotted at an online retailer for the AMD Radeon RX 490 graphics card which mentions that it’s going to be released in the second...