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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.

Design Of Asus Eee PC 1201X And 1201K Leaked

05/02/2010, While technical details of the upcoming Eee PC 1201K and 1202X haven’t been revealed yet, leaked pictures from the product manual have surfaced, giving us a rough idea of what these notebooks will look like when they’re released. The Eee PC...

CyberPower gaming machines run on AMD Phenom II X6 6-core processor

04/27/2010, CyberPower decided to throw their lot with AMD this time round where their new gaming machines are concerned, being powered by the new AMD Phenom II X6 6-core processor. Of course, you might think that you will have to fork out an arm and a leg for these...

AMD 6-core CPU could be a game changer?

04/27/2010, AMD’s latest 6-core processors are strangely affordable to the mass market, where its 3.2GHz Phenom II X6 1090T is going for $295, which is way lower than Intel’s hexa-core Core i7-980X that retails for $1,000, slightly more than triple the...

MSI Preparing To Launch Its 890FXA-GD70 Motherboard

04/26/2010, While Intel is enjoying its success with its Core i7 series of processors, that doesn’t mean there isn’t a demand for AMD processors. Now MSI is targeting folks who are looking to build an AMD-powered rig by gearing up to launch its AMD...

AMD Ontario Fusion-based processor

04/22/2010, Word has it that AMD has released samples of a second Fusion-based processor known as “Ontario”, where it will target low power devices such as netbooks, tablets and other simpler gizmos. The Ontario is basically a System on a Chip (SoC)...

Acer Aspire One 521 Netbook To Get An AMD Processor?

04/19/2010, Despite Intel’s Atom processor enjoying much of the success in the netbook market, let’s not forget that AMD is also still in the game, and word is going around the Acer is gearing up to launch a new 10.1-inch netbook that uses AMD’s...

AMD Introduces The ATI FirePro V8800

04/07/2010, AMD has just introduced the ATI FirePro V8800, supporting DirectX 11 features, similar to that from the Radeon HD 5000 series, albeit with hardware and software that has been optimized for workstations. The core is capable of handling 2.6 teraflops of...

AMD ATI Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6 Edition graphics card unveiled

03/31/2010, AMD has released its ATI Radeon HD 5870 Eyefinity 6 Edition graphics card that is capable of offering stunning performance thanks to its 2GB of GDDR5 memory alongside rendering capability in excess of 1 billion pixels per second (!) in current generation...

Details On Upcoming AMD Processors Leaked

03/19/2010, AMD should be releasing its desktop-oriented 6-core processors, codenamed Thuban, next month. The first release should see four chips, the Phenom II X6 1035T, 1055T (in 95W and 125W TDP versions), and the 1075T being released. The chips, manufactured on...

AMD Fusion processors out next year

03/11/2010, Netbooks looks set to be here to stay for many more years, co-existing peacefully with notebooks, and this has finally caused AMD to shift gear by catering for a dedicated netbook processor under their Fusion range that ought to see action sometime next...

New Asus Motherboard Can Unlock Latent AMD CPU Cores

03/03/2010, If you’re trying to eke performance out of your computer, the Asus M4A89GTD PRO series motherboard might just be able to give you that extra edge that you’ve been looking for, especially since it can enable the instant unlocking of latent AMD...

AMD ATI Radeon HD 5570 graphics card

02/09/2010, AMD has rolled out its latest ATI Radeon HD 5570 graphics card which is an energy efficient, low-profile DirectX 11 card that targets small form factor PCs. Despite its relatively small size, it still sports full DirectX 11 support, ATI Eyefinity...

AMD ATI Radeon HD5450 graphics card

02/04/2010, AMD outs its latest ATI Radeon HD5450 graphics card, being the most affordable DirectX 11 (and OpenGL 3.2) solution in the market as at press time, retailing for no more than $60 a pop. Despite that highly affordable price point, the ATI Radeon HD 5450...