AMD

  • AMD launches new processors in India at Rs 2,299 onwards 16-04-2014 05:27 PM

    New Delhi: US-based chipmaker AMD launched new processors at price starting from Rs 2,299 in the country, a move that could help manufacturers lower prices of desktop PCs in India. The new APUs (Accelerated Processing Unit), based on AMD's Kabini AM1 platform, promises two times quicker computing and graphics performance...
  • 8.429 GHz AMD processor is the world's fastest 13-09-2011 07:06 PM

    New Delhi: US chipmaker giant AMD has announced that it has achieved the Guinness World Record for the "Highest Frequency of a Computer Processor," by engineering the upcoming 8-core AMD FX desktop processor. "The record-breaking processor speed that resides in the AMD FX CPU clearly demonstrates performance gains for the...
  • Andhra: 49,000 tonnes uranium deposit found 19-07-2011 11:45 AM

    Rawatbhata: Scientists have found massive uranium deposits at the mines in Tummalapalle in Andhra Pradesh, a site that has the potential to emerge as the largest reserve of the key nuclear fuel in the world. "At today's estimates, the uranium reserves are to the tune of 49,000 tonnes. We expect...
  • AMD launches new chips, challenges Intel 15-06-2011 07:51 AM

    San Francisco: Advanced Micro Devices, nearing half a year without a chief executive, is launching new processors aimed at mainstream personal computers and challenging rivals Intel and Nvidia. AMD's Llano chips, which include both central and graphics processors, are aimed at mid- to high-end laptops and desktop computers. The chips,...
  • Eating fish can reduce blindness risk by half 15-03-2011 05:16 PM

    London: Eating fish just once or twice a week could reduce the risk of suffering from the most common form of blindness by nearly half. Research shows that eating omega-3 fatty acids, most commonly found in tinned salmon and tuna, can help prevent the onset of age-related macular degeneration (AMD),...
  • AMD CEO left partly over mobile strategy 12-01-2011 11:41 AM

    San Francisco: The departure of Advanced Micro Devices' chief executive followed months of concern among some board members that he wasn't doing enough to get the chip maker into the exploding mobile market, a company source said. PC chip maker AMD's shares slumped 9 per cent to close at $8.36...
  • Intel and AMD launch new processors 11-01-2011 11:56 AM

    Threatened by the high demand of tablets and smart phones, companies launch new processors. ...
  • AMD CEO resigns, CFO named interim chief 11-01-2011 11:45 AM

    San Francisco: Advanced Micro Devices Inc Inc's chief executive resigned on Monday as the world's No. 2 maker of PC microprocessor chips said it was seeking a new CEO to boost the company's growth, sending shares down nearly 4 percent in after-hours trading. AMD said the resignation of Dirk Meyer...
  • AMD makes inroads into laptop market 07-05-2010 10:44 AM

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  • Lenovo goes AMD with desktops 20-09-2006 01:27 PM

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