AMD Kicks-Off 2019 Offering Complete Mobile Portfolio: New Ryzen™, Athlon™, and A‑Series Processors for Ultrathin, Mainstream, and Chromebook Laptops

 

— Built to deli­ver best mobi­le com­pu­ting expe­ri­en­ces with unmat­ched fea­ture sets, power­ful com­pu­te per­for­mance, and bat­te­ry life to get you through the day1,2 

— Rade­on™ Soft­ware Adre­na­lin to bring unpar­al­leled visu­al expe­ri­en­ces to AMD Ryzen pro­ces­sors with Rade­on Gra­phics star­ting this quar­ter —

Las Vegas – CES 2019

 

01/06/2019

Today, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announ­ced the first mem­bers of its 2019 mobi­li­ty line-up encom­pas­sing all note­book seg­ments: 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen 3000 Series Mobi­le Pro­ces­sors powering ultrat­h­in and gaming note­books; AMD Ath­lon 300 Series Mobi­le Pro­ces­sors powering main­stream note­books with the fast and effi­ci­ent “Zen”3 core; and opti­mi­zed 7th Gen AMD A‑Series pro­ces­sors, ele­vat­ing per­for­mance for main­stream Chrome­books. In addi­ti­on, AMD announ­ced that star­ting this quar­ter, gamers, crea­tors and enthu­si­asts will be able to install Rade­on™ Soft­ware Adre­na­lin soft­ware to bring the latest GPU fea­tures and game opti­mi­za­ti­ons to all sys­tems powe­red by AMD Ryzen™ Pro­ces­sors with Rade­on™ Gra­phics.

Users expect mobi­le PCs that excel at both ever­y­day tasks and com­pu­te-hea­vy expe­ri­en­ces, and with our latest mobi­le pro­ces­sor port­fo­lio AMD offers exac­t­ly that across all levels of the mar­ket,” said Saeid Mosh­ke­la­ni, seni­or vice pre­si­dent and gene­ral mana­ger, Cli­ent Com­pu­te, AMD. “Note­book users want to expe­ri­ence the latest modern fea­tures while strea­ming, gaming, or finis­hing work fas­ter. Enab­ling bre­akth­rough enter­tain­ment expe­ri­en­ces, AMD is plea­sed to enab­le a wide ran­ge of AMD powe­red note­books than ever that deli­ver on tho­se expec­ta­ti­ons with bla­zing fast per­for­mance, rich gra­phics, and long bat­te­ry life.”

2nd Gen Ryzen Mobile Processors: Featuring world’s fastest processor for ultrathin laptops4

Built on 12nm manu­fac­tu­ring tech­no­lo­gy, new AMD Ryzen™ 3000 Series Mobi­le Pro­ces­sors deli­ver best-in-class per­for­mance4, a bril­li­ant enter­tain­ment expe­ri­ence, and sta­te-of-the-art fea­tures as well as offe­ring impres­si­ve per­for­mance impro­ve­ments well above the com­pe­ti­ti­on4

  • The new AMD Ryzen mobi­le pro­ces­sors deli­ver;
    • enga­ging and enter­tai­ning fea­tures like Wake on Voice, Modern Stand­by, smooth PC gaming, and is 4K HDR Strea­ming-capa­ble5
    • up to 10 hours of video play­back bat­te­ry life1
    • AMD Ryzen 7 3700U can edit media up to 29% fas­ter than the Intel Core i7-8550U6, and the AMD Ryzen 5 3500U can load web­sites up to 14% fas­ter than the Intel Core i5-8250U7
  • Con­su­mers will be able to purcha­se the first 2nd Gen Ryzen mobi­le powe­red note­books star­ting in Q1, with more sys­tems expec­ted to launch throughout 2019. The­se new note­books will be com­ing through Acer, ASUS, Dell, HP, Hua­wei, Leno­vo, and Sam­sung this year.
  • Star­ting in Q1 2019, AMD plans to pro­vi­de regu­lar Rade­on Soft­ware Adre­na­lin updates for all Ryzen Pro­ces­sors with Rade­on Vega gra­phics via AMD.com, enab­ling fre­quent sup­port for new games, new fea­tures, impro­ved per­for­mance and more robust sta­bi­li­ty.
  • AMD is also offe­ring “Zen”3 ‑based Ath­lon Mobi­le Pro­ces­sors brin­ging con­su­mers more choice, enab­ling mobi­le com­pu­ting to meet near­ly any bud­get, sla­ted to be avail­ab­le from glo­bal OEMs in ear­ly 2019.
Pro­duct Model Cores/
Threads
TDP Boost/Base Freq. Rade­on Gra­phics GPU Cores Max GPU Freq. L2+L3 Cache
AMD Ryzen™ 7 3750H 4C/8T 35W 4.0/2.3 GHz Vega 10 1400 MHz 6MB
AMD Ryzen™ 7 3700U 4C/8T 15W 4.0/2.3 GHz Vega 10 1400 MHz 6MB
AMD Ryzen™ 5 3550H 4C/8T 35W 3.7/2.1 GHz Vega 8 1200 MHz 6MB
AMD Ryzen™ 5 3500U 4C/8T 15W 3.7/2.1 GHz Vega 8 1200 MHz 6MB
AMD Ryzen™ 3 3300U 4C/4T 15W 3.5/2.1 GHz Vega 6 1200 MHz 6MB
AMD Ryzen™ 3 3200U 2C/4T 15W 3.5/2.6 GHz Vega 3 1200 MHz 5MB
AMD Ath­lon 300U 2C/4T 15W 3.3/2.4 GHz Vega 3 1000 MHz 5MB

7th Genera­ti­on A‑Series Pro­ces­sors: Ver­sa­ti­le A‑Series pro­ces­sor for Goog­le Chrome­books

  • The 7th Gen AMD A‑Series pro­ces­sors deli­ver ide­al com­pu­ting expe­ri­en­ces, from flu­id web brow­sing to effort­less ever­y­day pro­duc­tivi­ty, soci­al media, strea­ming and web gaming. The AMD A6-9220C pro­ces­sor pro­vi­des;
    • up to 23% fas­ter web brow­sing and up to 24% fas­ter web app­li­ca­ti­on per­for­mance than the Intel Pen­ti­um N4200 and Cele­ron N3350, respec­tively8,9
    • up to 3.2X fas­ter email per­for­mance and up to 74% hig­her office app­li­ca­ti­on pro­duc­tivi­ty than the Intel Pen­ti­um N4200 and Cele­ron N3350, respec­tively8,9
    • up to 42% fas­ter pho­to edi­t­ing per­for­mance and up to 43% fas­ter web gaming expe­ri­en­ces than the Intel Pen­ti­um N4200 and Cele­ron N3350, respec­tively8,9
  • Star­ting with the Acer Chrome­book 315 and HP Chrome­book 14, lea­ding glo­bal OEMs are sche­du­led to release several AMD powe­red Chrome­books in 2019 deli­vering fast and effi­ci­ent com­pu­ting, with bat­te­ry life that keeps pace with the consumer’s needs.
Pro­duct Model Cores/
Threads
TDP Boost/Base Freq. Rade­on Gra­phics GPU Cores/Shaders Max GPU Freq. L2 Cache
AMD A6-9220C 2C/2T 6W 2.7/1.8 GHz R5 Series 3 / 192
(GCN 1.2)
720 MHz 1MB
AMD A4-9120C 2C/2T 6W 2.4/1.6 GHz R4 Series 3 / 192
(GCN 1.2)
600 MHz 1MB

At CES 2019, Dr. Lisa Su, pre­si­dent and CEO, AMD is deli­vering a key­note address, sche­du­led for Wed­nes­day, Janu­a­ry 9 at 9:00 a.m. in the Vene­ti­an Palaz­zo Ball­room. Also, for all CES 2019 atten­de­es, the latest AMD mobi­le port­fo­lio and tech­no­lo­gies are avail­ab­le for hands-on viewing at Club AMD loca­ted in the Vene­ti­an Expo Sands Titan 2303 – 2305 from Janu­a­ry 8th to 11th. Visit www.amd.com/en/events/ces for more infor­ma­ti­on.

Partner Quotes

Working in part­nership with AMD, we are exci­ted to intro­du­ce a line of fast, respon­si­ve, reli­able Chrome­books powe­red by AMD A‑Series pro­ces­sors,” said Chris Chiang, vice pre­si­dent of pro­duct manage­ment, Acer Pan Ame­ri­ca. “The new Acer Chrome­book 315 deli­vers gre­at per­for­mance to let users do more with the gro­wing selec­tion of Andro­id apps and Chro­me exten­si­ons, thanks to award-win­ning Rade­on gra­phics for a visual­ly stun­ning expe­ri­ence and AMD pro­ces­sors that will tack­le tasks quick­ly and reli­ab­ly.”

ASUS is dedi­ca­ted to deli­vering the most inno­va­ti­ve hard­ware for gamers of all levels,” said Vivi­an Lien, Head of Glo­bal Mar­ke­ting for Gaming and Chief Mar­ke­ting Offi­cer at ASUS North Ame­ri­ca. “We’re exci­ted to announ­ce the new ASUS FX505 and 705DY TUF Gaming note­books, the first lap­tops powe­red by AMD’s Ryzen 7 3750H and Ryzen 5 3550H pro­ces­sor and dis­cre­te Rade­on RX560X gra­phics, sui­ted for high per­for­mance gaming on the go. It’s a uni­que solu­ti­on that deli­vers best-in-class gaming expe­ri­en­ces for a wide varie­ty of users.” 

We are exci­ted to offer AMD’s 2nd Gen Ryzen Mobi­le and Rade­on solu­ti­ons in our main­stream Inspi­ron 5000 lap­tops and 2‑in-1s in the com­ing mon­ths, giving our custo­mers even more choice for their com­pu­ting expe­ri­en­ces,” said Ray Wah, Seni­or Vice Pre­si­dent, Con­su­mer and Small Busi­ness Pro­duct Group, Dell. “AMD’s latest Ryzen mobi­le pro­ces­sors with Rade­on Vega Gra­phics are expec­ted to deli­ver mul­ti-tas­king per­for­mance users want, while also enab­ling the modern PC fea­tures they need.”

We crea­ted Chrome­books to build bet­ter com­pu­ting for ever­yo­ne, and as Chrome­books con­ti­nue to evol­ve, this goal remains the same,” said John Solo­mon, vice pre­si­dent of Chro­me OS, Goog­le. “By pro­vi­ding Chrome­books with AMD A‑Series pro­ces­sors, custo­mers will have an even broa­der choice of afford­a­ble Chrome­books for their ever­y­day needs.”

Chrome­books con­ti­nue to be a rapidly gro­wing mar­ket, whe­re custo­mers are loo­king for dif­fe­ren­tia­ted designs and ama­zing fea­tures to power their work and play,” said Kevin Frost, vice pre­si­dent, Con­su­mer PCs, HP Inc. “With the new HP Chrome­book 14, HP is exci­ted to part­ner with AMD on the crea­ti­on of the first AMD-powe­red Chro­me OS device, pro­vi­ding excel­lent per­for­mance, an enri­ched enter­tain­ment expe­ri­ence, and the best of Goog­le and Chro­me OS to access mil­li­ons of Andro­id apps on Goog­le Play fil­led with Andro­id apps to do ever­ything in a sty­lish PC.”

As work-life inte­gra­ti­on goes main­stream and peop­le seek increa­sing fle­xi­bi­li­ty in their life­styles, they need acces­si­ble tools to stay pro­duc­tive and enter­tai­ned any­ti­me, any­whe­re,” said John­son Jia, Seni­or Vice Pre­si­dent and Gene­ral Mana­ger of Leno­vo Intel­li­gent Devices Group’s Con­su­mer PCs and Smart Devices. “Desi­gned for users’ evol­ving needs, the new Leno­vo Ide­a­Pad S540 and Ide­a­Pad S340 lap­tops powe­red by the latest AMD Ryzen mobi­le pro­ces­sors balan­ce gre­at per­for­mance with por­ta­bi­li­ty – let­ting peop­le get things done on the go, on their own terms.”

Supporting Resources

Cautionary Statement

This press release con­tains for­ward-loo­king state­ments con­cer­ning Advan­ced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) inclu­ding the fea­tures, func­tio­n­a­li­ty, avai­la­bi­li­ty, timing, deploy­ment, bene­fits and expec­ta­ti­ons of AMD future pro­duc­ts and tech­no­lo­gies, which are made pur­suant to the Safe Har­bor pro­vi­si­ons of the Pri­va­te Secu­ri­ties Liti­ga­ti­on Reform Act of 1995. For­ward-loo­king state­ments are com­mon­ly iden­ti­fied by words such as “would,” “intends,” “belie­ves,” “expec­ts,” “may,” “will,” “should,” “seeks,” “intends,” “plans,” “pro for­ma,” “esti­ma­tes,” “anti­ci­pa­tes,” or the nega­ti­ve of the­se words and phra­ses, other varia­ti­ons of the­se words and phra­ses or com­pa­ra­ble ter­mi­no­lo­gy. Inves­tors are cau­tio­ned that the for­ward-loo­king state­ments in this docu­ment are based on cur­rent beliefs, assump­ti­ons and expec­ta­ti­ons, speak only as of the date of this docu­ment and invol­ve risks and uncer­tain­ties that could cau­se actu­al results to dif­fer mate­ri­al­ly from cur­rent expec­ta­ti­ons. Such state­ments are sub­ject to cer­tain known and unknown risks and uncer­tain­ties, many of which are dif­fi­cult to pre­dict and gene­ral­ly bey­ond AMD’s con­trol, that could cau­se actu­al results and other future events to dif­fer mate­ri­al­ly from tho­se expres­sed in, or implied or pro­jec­ted by, the for­ward-loo­king infor­ma­ti­on and state­ments. Mate­ri­al fac­tors that could cau­se actu­al results to dif­fer mate­ri­al­ly from cur­rent expec­ta­ti­ons inclu­de, wit­hout limi­ta­ti­on, the fol­lo­wing: Intel Corporation’s domi­nan­ce of the micropro­ces­sor mar­ket and its aggres­si­ve busi­ness prac­tices may limit AMD’s abi­li­ty to com­pe­te effec­tively; AMD has a wafer sup­ply agree­ment with GF with obli­ga­ti­ons to purcha­se all of its micropro­ces­sor and APU pro­duct requi­re­ments, and a cer­tain por­ti­on of its GPU pro­duct requi­re­ments, from GLOBALFOUNDRIES Inc. (GF) with limi­ted excep­ti­ons. If GF is not able to satis­fy AMD’s manu­fac­tu­ring requi­re­ments, its busi­ness could be adver­se­ly impac­ted; AMD reli­es on third par­ties to manu­fac­tu­re its pro­duc­ts, and if they are unab­le to do so on a time­ly basis in suf­fi­ci­ent quan­ti­ties and using com­pe­ti­ti­ve tech­no­lo­gies, AMD’s busi­ness could be mate­ri­al­ly adver­se­ly affec­ted; fail­u­re to achie­ve expec­ted manu­fac­tu­ring yields for AMD’s pro­duc­ts could nega­tively impact its finan­ci­al results; the suc­cess of AMD’s busi­ness is depen­dent upon its abi­li­ty to intro­du­ce pro­duc­ts on a time­ly basis with fea­tures and per­for­mance levels that pro­vi­de value to its custo­mers while sup­por­ting and coin­ci­ding with signi­fi­cant indus­try tran­si­ti­ons; if AMD can­not gene­ra­te suf­fi­ci­ent reve­nue and ope­ra­ting cash flow or obtain exter­nal finan­cing, it may face a cash short­fall and be unab­le to make all of its plan­ned invest­ments in rese­arch and deve­lop­ment or other stra­te­gic invest­ments; the loss of a signi­fi­cant custo­mer may have a mate­ri­al adver­se effect on AMD; AMD’s rece­ipt of reve­nue from its semi-custom SoC pro­duc­ts is depen­dent upon its tech­no­lo­gy being desi­gned into third-par­ty pro­duc­ts and the suc­cess of tho­se pro­duc­ts; AMD pro­duc­ts may be sub­ject to secu­ri­ty vul­nera­bi­li­ties that could have a mate­ri­al adver­se effect on AMD; data breaches and cyber-attacks could com­pro­mi­se AMD’s intel­lec­tu­al pro­per­ty or other sen­si­ti­ve infor­ma­ti­on, be cost­ly to reme­dia­te and cau­se signi­fi­cant dama­ge to its busi­ness and repu­ta­ti­on; AMD’s ope­ra­ting results are sub­ject to quar­ter­ly and sea­so­nal sales pat­terns; glo­bal eco­no­mic uncer­tain­ty may adver­se­ly impact AMD’s busi­ness and ope­ra­ting results; AMD may not be able to gene­ra­te suf­fi­ci­ent cash to ser­vice its debt obli­ga­ti­ons or meet its working capi­tal requi­re­ments; AMD has a lar­ge amount of indeb­ted­ness which could adver­se­ly affect its finan­ci­al posi­ti­on and pre­vent it from imple­men­ting its stra­te­gy or ful­fil­ling its con­trac­tu­al obli­ga­ti­ons; the agree­ments gover­ning AMD’s notes and the Secu­red Revol­ving Line of Credit impo­se restric­tions on AMD that may adver­se­ly affect its abi­li­ty to ope­ra­te its busi­ness; the mar­kets in which AMD’s pro­duc­ts are sold are high­ly com­pe­ti­ti­ve; AMD’s issu­an­ce to West Coast Hitech L.P. (WCH) of war­rants to purcha­se 75 mil­li­on sha­res of its com­mon stock, if and when exer­cis­ed, will dilu­te the ownership inte­rests of its exis­ting stock­hol­ders, and the con­ver­si­on of the 2.125% Con­ver­ti­ble Seni­or Notes due 2026 may dilu­te the ownership inte­rest of its exis­ting stock­hol­ders, or may other­wi­se depress the pri­ce of its com­mon stock; uncer­tain­ties invol­ving the orde­ring and ship­ment of AMD’s pro­duc­ts could mate­ri­al­ly adver­se­ly affect it; the demand for AMD’s pro­duc­ts depends in part on the mar­ket con­di­ti­ons in the indus­tries into which they are sold. Fluc­tua­ti­ons in demand for AMD’s pro­duc­ts or a mar­ket decli­ne in any of the­se indus­tries could have a mate­ri­al adver­se effect on its results of ope­ra­ti­ons; AMD’s abi­li­ty to design and intro­du­ce new pro­duc­ts in a time­ly man­ner is depen­dent upon third-par­ty intel­lec­tu­al pro­per­ty; AMD depends on third-par­ty com­pa­nies for the design, manu­fac­tu­re and sup­ply of mother­boards, soft­ware and other com­pu­ter plat­form com­pon­ents to sup­port its busi­ness; if AMD loses Micro­soft Corporation’s sup­port for its pro­duc­ts or other soft­ware ven­dors do not design and deve­lop soft­ware to run on AMD’s pro­duc­ts, its abi­li­ty to sell its pro­duc­ts could be mate­ri­al­ly adver­se­ly affec­ted; and AMD’s reli­an­ce on third-par­ty dis­tri­bu­tors and AIB part­ners sub­jec­ts it to cer­tain risks.  Inves­tors are urged to review in detail the risks and uncer­tain­ties in AMD’s Secu­ri­ties and Exchan­ge Com­mis­si­on filings, inclu­ding but not limi­ted to AMD’s Quar­ter­ly Report on Form 10‑Q for the quar­ter ended Sep­tem­ber 29, 2018.

About AMD

For more than 45 years AMD has dri­ven inno­va­ti­on in high-per­for­mance com­pu­ting, gra­phics and visua­li­za­ti­on tech­no­lo­gies ― the buil­ding blocks for gaming, immer­si­ve plat­forms and the dat­a­cen­ter. Hund­reds of mil­li­ons of con­su­mers, lea­ding For­tu­ne 500 busi­nes­ses and cut­ting-edge sci­en­ti­fic rese­arch faci­li­ties around the world rely on AMD tech­no­lo­gy dai­ly to impro­ve how they live, work and play. AMD employees around the world are focu­sed on buil­ding gre­at pro­duc­ts that push the bounda­ries of what is pos­si­ble. For more infor­ma­ti­on about how AMD is enab­ling today and inspi­ring tomor­row, visit the AMD (NASDAQ: AMDweb­siteblogFace­book and Twit­ter pages.