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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.

PlayStation 5 To Reportedly Use AMD’s Zen CPU

06/14/2018, Sony hasn’t revealed anything about its next-generation PlayStation console but if a new report is to be believed, the PlayStation 5 will be powered by AMD’s Zen CPU architecture paired with the company’s Navi GPU architecture. The...

AMD 7nm Zen 2 Chips Will Be Sampled This Year

04/30/2018, AMD recently launched a new generation of its Ryzen processors that are built on the revamped 12nm FinFET process and it’s now looking forward to what it plans on doing next year. AMD CEO Dr. Lisa Su confirmed in a recent earnings call with...


AOC Unveils New Monitor With FreeSync 2 Support

04/25/2018, Earlier this month the folks at AOC unveiled a new ultrawide gaming monitor with support for NVIDIA’s G-Sync. No doubt this is great news for those with NVIDIA gaming rigs, but what if you’re more of an AMD gamer? Not to worry because AOC has since...

Second-Generation Ryzen Processors Up For Pre-Order

04/16/2018, AMD’s Ryzen processors have been very well received as they offered proper competition to competing products from market leader Intel. The company certainly wants to build up on that foundation which is why it launched the second-generation Ryzen...

Xbox One X And Xbox One S To Get Support For AMD FreeSync Displays

03/11/2018, Microsoft has confirmed that the Xbox One X and the Xbox One S will soon receive support for AMD Radeon FreeSync displays. This means that they will be able to support variable refresh rate on compatible displays thus reducing tearing and stuttering for...

New AMD Ryzen Processors Feature Integrated Radeon Graphics

02/13/2018, AMD has announced the launch of two new Ryzen processors for desktops that are a bit different from the other desktop chips we’ve seen from the company recently. They have built-in Radeon Vega graphics as they combine AMD’s CPU and GPU...

AMD Addresses GPU Shortage By Ramping Up Production

01/31/2018, PC enthusiasts and gamers have been irked by the state of GPU supply in the market as this crucial component has been difficult to get a hold off. If they do become available, they’re overpriced and thus difficult to acquire for many customers. AMD...

Dell XPS 15 2-in-1 (2018)

01/09/2018, [CES 2018] Dell is coming again to CES with its new XPS 15 2-in-1, an update of last year’s model that was not convertible. According to Dell “it is the most powerful 2-in-1 ever”. We HP just launched a pretty powerful 2-in-1 yesterday,  in the...

Microsoft Meltdown And Spectre Fix Halted For AMD Chips

01/09/2018, Meltdown and Spectre are two massive security vulnerabilities that were discovered recently. Companies are rushing to patch their systems to ensure the safety and security of their users. Microsoft has had to halt the release of its Meltdown and Spectre...

Intel Unveils New Core Processors With AMD’s Vega Graphics

01/08/2018, [CES 2018] When it comes to gaming on laptops, typically if you’re hoping for a somewhat smooth and reliable experience, having a discrete GPU helps. Over the years Intel has made some progress with its own HD graphics integrated GPU, but like we said,...

Intel And AMD Join Forces To Develop A New Laptop Chip

11/06/2017, Intel and AMD are rivals in the same industry and yet they’ve teamed up to develop a new laptop chip, possibly to take on NVIDIA. The new Intel Core processor combines a high-performance CPU with custom graphics from AMD. They’ve confirmed...

AMD Ryzen Processors For Laptops Launched

10/26/2017, AMD today announced its lineup of Ryzen processors for laptops. The company has previously released Ryzen processors for both high-end and entry-level segments of the desktop PC market. The first two laptop processors from AMD’s Ryzen lineup have...

Tesla Developing Own Self-Driving Chip With AMD

09/21/2017, Tesla has made no secret of the fact that it wants to put fully autonomous cars on roads in the next few years. The company needs the best in hardware and software to make this dream a reality. According to a new report, Tesla is now developing its own...