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AMD bridges road to ARM with new low-power x86 server chips

Advanced Micro Devices had no plans to release low-power x86 server chips until the release of its ARM-based servers in 2014, but sagging server fortunes have changed the company's direction.

AMD is willing to embrace Android

Advanced Micro Devices has opened the door to embrace Google's Android operating system, but said it would continue to focus on Windows with its upcoming tablet and laptop chips.

AMD reveals next-gen mobile CPUs, claims unprecedented graphics performance

Temash, Kabini, and Richland processors promise graphics performance on par with current-generation discrete GPUs.

MSI's GX70 gaming laptop sports AMD's fresh, new flagship APU and GPU

It's official: AMD's next generation of notebook technology is here.

AMD launches the Radeon 8970M, its new(ish) notebook graphics flagship

Meet the new king, same as the old king. The Radeon 8790M is plenty powerful, but it bears a striking resemblance to its predecessor.

Desktop chips zip along to faster speeds

Clock rate speeds still matter to some, and that is pushing chip makers to push the limits.

Tested! Three graphics cards you can actually afford

Don't let money (or a lack thereof) stand in the way of great 3D gaming. These three video cards deliver beautiful visuals and fast frame rates.

AMD thinks beyond PCs with new custom chip division

Armed with a contract to build chips for Sony's PlayStation 4 gaming console, AMD is trying break away from its heavy reliance on the slumping PC market with a new custom chip unit.

Consortium takes steps to break multicore programming barriers

Programming for multicore systems can be complex, so an industry consortium led by Advanced Micro Devices has taken a step ahead in its goal to eliminate development challenges so applications are portable across devices, architectures and operating systems

Plummeting CPU sales drive down AMD revenue

Advanced Micro Devices reported a 31 percent drop in revenue for the first quarter as it continues to battle a weak PC market and lackluster demand for its chips.