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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.

Study Finds NVIDIA Commands 80% Of The Graphics Card Market

08/21/2015, When it comes to GPUs, the reality is that you pretty much only two options to choose from: you either go with NVIDIA or AMD’s technology. Of course from there you will branch out to different manufacturers who might include additional features like a...

ASUS Unveils New FreeSync Monitor Aimed At Gamers

08/21/2015, If you’re a hardcore gamer, chances are you are aware that there is a difference in technology used in regular monitors and those designed for gaming. One of those main differences would be in its response time where gaming monitors typically feature...

Nintendo NX Could Be Powered By AMD’s Processors [Rumor]

07/17/2015, While Intel might be more or less the default brand when it comes to PCs, when it comes to consoles it’s a different story. In fact as it stands, the Xbox One by Microsoft is powered by an AMD CPU, and if the rumors are to be believed, it seems that AMD...

Rumor: Microsoft Might Be Interested In Acquiring AMD

06/30/2015, Microsoft and AMD have a pretty close relationship. AMD provides the hardware for the Microsoft Xbox One console and is also working with Microsoft on providing some of the hardware necessary for the Hololens headset. However apart from that, AMD isn’t...

Developers Acknowledge Issues With Batman: Arkham Knight PC Version

06/23/2015, Earlier we reported that gamers who have bought and downloaded Batman: Arkham Knight for the PC were having some issues with the game, most notably the framerates of the game which would suddenly dip to 10fps or in worse cases, drop to an unbearable and...

AMD Denies Rumors Of Spinoff Or Breakup

06/21/2015, It was recently reported by Reuters no less that AMD is considering a breakup or at least a spinoff, this rumor has come up multiple times in the past but given that it came from a credible scribe many started thinking whether it could really be true this...

AMD Wants To Stop Being Known As The “Cheaper Solution”

05/08/2015, If you were to take a look at the high-end gaming rigs, both desktop and laptop, you’ll notice that they all have one thing in common – Intel processors. In fact if you were to shop for a budget laptop or PC, you will find that sometimes these PC...

Samsung Rumored To Be Considering AMD Acquisition

03/26/2015, According to a recent rumor coming from a Korean business media, word on the street has it that Samsung could be thinking about acquiring AMD which is a little odd when you think about it. Granted, both companies are in the computer business and both...

Samsung Unveils New Monitors With AMD’s FreeSync Technology

11/21/2014, For gamers who are looking to get the best out of their gaming rigs, they’ve probably scouted around for monitors with the fastest response times, and in the case of NVIDIA GPU owners, probably looked for monitors that supports NVIDIA’s G-Sync...

AMD Could Develop New Chip For Xbox One Slim

10/31/2014, In the past, the very idea of a new design when it comes to consoles more often than not involved the release of a spanking new console generation. However, over the years we have seen revisions made to current console versions, where a “slim” version...

BungBungame Tablet Runs On AMD Mullins Processor

10/26/2014, When it comes to the world of computer processors, Intel does tend to take top spot in most people’s minds, although AMD too, does have its fair share of fans, if you will. In fact, the market where notebooks and tablets are concerned currently carry...

AMD Radeon R9 285 Announced

08/24/2014, The folks over at AMD have just announced the AMD Radeon R9 285, where this particular graphics card will continue from where its predecessor, the Radeon R9 280, left off, and it will make use of the Tonga Pro GPU system. According to AMD, this particular...