Raptr and AMD Partner to Create AMD Gaming Evolved App, the Ultimate App for the PC Gamer

AMD Gam짯ing Evol짯ved App Powered by Raptr Gives Play짯ers Cus짯to짯mi짯zed Opti짯mal Game Set짯tings, Rewards, Live Strea짯ming Capa짯bi짯li짯ties via Twitch, In-game tools, and More

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. & SUNNYVALE, Calif., Sep 25, 2013 Raptr and AMD today unvei짯led the AMD Gam짯ing Evol짯ved App Powered by Raptr, which was desi짯gned to make PC gam짯ing as simp짯le to use as con짯so짯les. The App will enable AMD users to get the most out of their gam짯ing expe짯ri짯ence by sug짯gest짯ing cus짯to짯mi짯zed opti짯mal game set짯tings for their rigs, earn real rewards just for play짯ing games, and have instant access to in-game tools such as broad짯cas짯ting live video via Twitch, taking screen짯shots, web brow짯sing, and chat.

We belie짯ve we쇑춓e taking a big step in impro짯ving the PC gam짯ing expe짯ri짯ence for the mas짯ses,  said Den짯nis Fong, CEO, Raptr. 쏞om짯bi짯ning AMD셲 exper짯ti짯se in hard짯ware and per짯for짯mance with Raptr셲 alre짯a짯dy popu짯lar desk짯top app and 18+ mil짯li짯on com짯mu짯ni짯ty was a per짯fect fit.

With a sin짯gle click in the app셲 Con짯trol Cen짯ter, gamers will be able to opti짯mi짯ze their games based on per짯for짯mance, qua짯li짯ty or a balan짯ce of both for their AMD hard짯ware. Opti짯mal game set짯tings are deter짯mi짯ned using sys짯tem and game data cap짯tu짯red from mil짯li짯ons of PCs stored in Raptr셲 Cloud com짯bi짯ned with exten짯si짯ve test짯ing of various com짯bi짯na짯ti짯ons of GPUs, CPUs, and reso짯lu짯ti짯ons. The Con짯trol Cen짯ter will also be the hub for gamers to access Raptr셲 tens of thou짯sands of dedi짯ca짯ted game com짯mu짯ni짯ties for the latest dis짯cus짯sions, streams, and more.

We쇑춚e wat짯ched Raptr build a huge짯ly suc짯cessful plat짯form and it셲 clear that they under짯stand what gamers want, said Matt Skyn짯ner, Cor짯po짯ra짯te Vice Pre짯si짯dent and Gene짯ral Mana짯ger, Gra짯phics Busi짯ness Unit, AMD. 쏷he Gam짯ing Evol짯ved App Powered by Raptr allows our users to get the most out of their gam짯ing rigs while tap짯ping into a thri짯ving com짯mu짯ni짯ty whe짯re they can share their expe짯ri짯en짯ces and get rewards.

The AMD Gam짯ing Evol짯ved App is now available in open beta. To read more about and down짯load the AMD Gam짯ing Evol짯ved App, plea짯se visit http://raptr.com/amd.

About Raptr

Raptr is the lea짯ding com짯mu짯ni짯ty for gamers, with more than 18 mil짯li짯on users. Gamers love using Raptr to con짯nect with all things gam짯ing, to track their game짯play acti짯vi짯ty, build their gam짯ing rep to see how they stack up against fri짯ends, and earn rewards for play짯ing games on con짯so짯le and PC. Over 40 game publishers use Raptr셲 Com짯mu짯ni짯ty Plat짯form to con짯nect with Raptr users and build a vibrant fan base around their games. Crea짯ted in 2007 by a world-class team led by CEO and foun짯der Den짯nis Fong (co-foun짯der of Xfi짯re, Lithi짯um, and Gamers.com), Raptr has rai짯sed more than $27 mil짯li짯on in fun짯ding from inves짯tors Accel Part짯ners, Founder셲 Fund, DAG Ven짯tures, and Tena짯ya Capi짯tal. For more infor짯ma짯ti짯on about Raptr, plea짯se visit http://raptr.com.

About AMD

AMD designs and inte짯gra짯tes tech짯no짯lo짯gy that powers mil짯li짯ons of intel짯li짯gent devices, inclu짯ding per짯so짯nal com짯pu짯ters, tablets, game con짯so짯les and cloud ser짯vers that defi짯ne the new era of sur짯round com짯pu짯ting. AMD solu짯ti짯ons enable peo짯p짯le ever짯y짯whe짯re to rea짯li짯ze the full poten짯ti짯al of their favo짯ri짯te devices and appli짯ca짯ti짯ons to push the boun짯da짯ries of what is pos짯si짯ble. For more infor짯ma짯ti짯on, visit www.amd.com.