AMD Kicks-Off 2019 Offering Complete Mobile Portfolio: New Ryzen‚ĄĘ, Athlon‚ĄĘ, and A‚ÄĎSeries Processors for Ultrathin, Mainstream, and Chromebook Laptops

 

‚ÄĒ Built to deli¬≠ver best mobi¬≠le com¬≠pu¬≠ting expe¬≠ri¬≠en¬≠ces with unmat¬≠ched fea¬≠ture sets, powerful com¬≠pu¬≠te per¬≠for¬≠mance, and bat¬≠tery life to get you through the day1,2 ‚ÄĒ

‚ÄĒ Rade¬≠on‚ĄĘ Soft¬≠ware Adre¬≠na¬≠lin to bring unpar¬≠al¬≠le¬≠led visu¬≠al expe¬≠ri¬≠en¬≠ces to AMD Ryzen pro¬≠ces¬≠sors with Rade¬≠on Gra¬≠phics start¬≠ing this quarter ‚ÄĒ

Las Vegas ‚Äď CES 2019

 

01/06/2019

Today, AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announ¬≠ced the first mem¬≠bers of its 2019 mobi¬≠li¬≠ty line-up encom¬≠pas¬≠sing all note¬≠book seg¬≠ments: 2nd Gen AMD Ryzen 3000 Series Mobi¬≠le Pro¬≠ces¬≠sors powe¬≠ring ultrath¬≠in and gam¬≠ing note¬≠books; AMD Ath¬≠lon 300 Series Mobi¬≠le Pro¬≠ces¬≠sors powe¬≠ring main¬≠stream note¬≠books with the fast and effi¬≠ci¬≠ent ‚ÄúZen‚ÄĚ3 core; and opti¬≠mi¬≠zed 7th Gen AMD A‚ÄĎSeries pro¬≠ces¬≠sors, ele¬≠vat¬≠ing per¬≠for¬≠mance for main¬≠stream Chrome¬≠books. In addi¬≠ti¬≠on, AMD announ¬≠ced that start¬≠ing this quar¬≠ter, gamers, crea¬≠tors and enthu¬≠si¬≠asts will be able to install Rade¬≠on‚ĄĘ Soft¬≠ware Adre¬≠na¬≠lin soft¬≠ware to bring the latest GPU fea¬≠tures and game opti¬≠miza¬≠ti¬≠ons to all sys¬≠tems powered by AMD Ryzen‚ĄĘ Pro¬≠ces¬≠sors with Rade¬≠on‚ĄĘ Graphics.

‚ÄúUsers expect mobi¬≠le PCs that excel at both ever¬≠y¬≠day tasks and com¬≠pu¬≠te-hea¬≠vy expe¬≠ri¬≠en¬≠ces, and with our latest mobi¬≠le pro¬≠ces¬≠sor port¬≠fo¬≠lio AMD offers exact¬≠ly that across all levels of the mar¬≠ket,‚ÄĚ said Saeid Mosh¬≠kela¬≠ni, seni¬≠or vice pre¬≠si¬≠dent and gene¬≠ral mana¬≠ger, Cli¬≠ent Com¬≠pu¬≠te, AMD. ‚ÄúNote¬≠book users want to expe¬≠ri¬≠ence the latest modern fea¬≠tures while strea¬≠ming, gam¬≠ing, or finis¬≠hing work fas¬≠ter. Enab¬≠ling breakth¬≠rough enter¬≠tain¬≠ment expe¬≠ri¬≠en¬≠ces, AMD is plea¬≠sed to enable a wide ran¬≠ge of AMD powered note¬≠books than ever that deli¬≠ver on tho¬≠se expec¬≠ta¬≠ti¬≠ons with bla¬≠zing fast per¬≠for¬≠mance, rich gra¬≠phics, and long bat¬≠tery life.‚ÄĚ

2nd Gen Ryzen Mobile Processors: Featuring world‚Äôs fastest processor for ultrathin laptops4

Built on 12nm manu¬≠fac¬≠tu¬≠ring tech¬≠no¬≠lo¬≠gy, new AMD Ryzen‚ĄĘ 3000 Series Mobi¬≠le Pro¬≠ces¬≠sors deli¬≠ver best-in-class per¬≠for¬≠mance4, a bril¬≠li¬≠ant enter¬≠tain¬≠ment expe¬≠ri¬≠ence, and sta¬≠te-of-the-art fea¬≠tures as well as offe¬≠ring impres¬≠si¬≠ve per¬≠for¬≠mance impro¬≠ve¬≠ments well abo¬≠ve the com¬≠pe¬≠ti¬≠ti¬≠on4

  • The new AMD Ryzen mobi¬≠le pro¬≠ces¬≠sors deliver; 
    • enga¬≠ging and enter¬≠tai¬≠ning fea¬≠tures like Wake on Voice, Modern Stand¬≠by, smooth PC gam¬≠ing, and is 4K HDR Strea¬≠ming-capa¬≠ble5
    • up to 10 hours of video play¬≠back bat¬≠tery life1
    • AMD Ryzen 7 3700U can edit media up to 29% fas¬≠ter than the Intel Core i7-8550U6, and the AMD Ryzen 5 3500U can load web¬≠sites up to 14% fas¬≠ter than the Intel Core i5-8250U7
  • Con¬≠su¬≠mers will be able to purcha¬≠se the first 2nd Gen Ryzen mobi¬≠le powered note¬≠books start¬≠ing in Q1, with more sys¬≠tems expec¬≠ted to launch throug¬≠hout 2019. The¬≠se new note¬≠books will be coming through Acer, ASUS, Dell, HP, Hua¬≠wei, Leno¬≠vo, and Sam¬≠sung this year.
  • Start¬≠ing in Q1 2019, AMD plans to pro¬≠vi¬≠de regu¬≠lar Rade¬≠on Soft¬≠ware Adre¬≠na¬≠lin updates for all Ryzen Pro¬≠ces¬≠sors with Rade¬≠on Vega gra¬≠phics via AMD.com, enab¬≠ling fre¬≠quent sup¬≠port for new games, new fea¬≠tures, impro¬≠ved per¬≠for¬≠mance and more robust stability.
  • AMD is also offe¬≠ring ‚ÄúZen‚ÄĚ3 ‚ÄĎbased Ath¬≠lon Mobi¬≠le Pro¬≠ces¬≠sors brin¬≠ging con¬≠su¬≠mers more choice, enab¬≠ling mobi¬≠le com¬≠pu¬≠ting to meet near¬≠ly any bud¬≠get, sla¬≠ted to be available from glo¬≠bal OEMs in ear¬≠ly 2019.
Pro¬≠duct Model Cores/
Threads
TDP Boost/Base Freq. Rade¬≠on Graphics GPU Cores Max GPU Freq. L2+L3 Cache
AMD Ryzen‚ĄĘ 7 3750H 4C/8T 35W 4.0/2.3 GHz Vega 10 1400 MHz 6MB
AMD Ryzen‚ĄĘ 7 3700U 4C/8T 15W 4.0/2.3 GHz Vega 10 1400 MHz 6MB
AMD Ryzen‚ĄĘ 5 3550H 4C/8T 35W 3.7/2.1 GHz Vega 8 1200 MHz 6MB
AMD Ryzen‚ĄĘ 5 3500U 4C/8T 15W 3.7/2.1 GHz Vega 8 1200 MHz 6MB
AMD Ryzen‚ĄĘ 3 3300U 4C/4T 15W 3.5/2.1 GHz Vega 6 1200 MHz 6MB
AMD Ryzen‚ĄĘ 3 3200U 2C/4T 15W 3.5/2.6 GHz Vega 3 1200 MHz 5MB
AMD Ath¬≠lon 300U 2C/4T 15W 3.3/2.4 GHz Vega 3 1000 MHz 5MB

7th Gene¬≠ra¬≠ti¬≠on A‚ÄĎSeries Pro¬≠ces¬≠sors: Ver¬≠sa¬≠ti¬≠le A‚ÄĎSeries pro¬≠ces¬≠sor for Goog¬≠le Chromebooks

  • The 7th Gen AMD A‚ÄĎSeries pro¬≠ces¬≠sors deli¬≠ver ide¬≠al com¬≠pu¬≠ting expe¬≠ri¬≠en¬≠ces, from flu¬≠id web brow¬≠sing to effort¬≠less ever¬≠y¬≠day pro¬≠duc¬≠ti¬≠vi¬≠ty, social media, strea¬≠ming and web gam¬≠ing. The AMD A6-9220C pro¬≠ces¬≠sor provides; 
    • up to 23% fas¬≠ter web brow¬≠sing and up to 24% fas¬≠ter web appli¬≠ca¬≠ti¬≠on per¬≠for¬≠mance than the Intel Pen¬≠ti¬≠um N4200 and Cele¬≠ron N3350, respec¬≠tively8,9
    • up to 3.2X fas¬≠ter email per¬≠for¬≠mance and up to 74% hig¬≠her office appli¬≠ca¬≠ti¬≠on pro¬≠duc¬≠ti¬≠vi¬≠ty than the Intel Pen¬≠ti¬≠um N4200 and Cele¬≠ron N3350, respec¬≠tively8,9
    • up to 42% fas¬≠ter pho¬≠to editing per¬≠for¬≠mance and up to 43% fas¬≠ter web gam¬≠ing expe¬≠ri¬≠en¬≠ces than the Intel Pen¬≠ti¬≠um N4200 and Cele¬≠ron N3350, respec¬≠tively8,9
  • Start¬≠ing with the Acer Chrome¬≠book 315 and HP Chrome¬≠book 14, lea¬≠ding glo¬≠bal OEMs are sche¬≠du¬≠led to release seve¬≠ral AMD powered Chrome¬≠books in 2019 deli¬≠ve¬≠ring fast and effi¬≠ci¬≠ent com¬≠pu¬≠ting, with bat¬≠tery life that keeps pace with the consumer‚Äôs needs.
Pro¬≠duct Model Cores/
Threads
TDP Boost/Base Freq. Rade¬≠on 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, pre¬≠si¬≠dent and CEO, AMD is deli¬≠ve¬≠ring a key¬≠note address, sche¬≠du¬≠led for Wed¬≠nes¬≠day, Janu¬≠ary 9 at 9:00 a.m. in the Vene¬≠ti¬≠an Palaz¬≠zo Ball¬≠room. Also, for all CES 2019 atten¬≠de¬≠es, the latest AMD mobi¬≠le port¬≠fo¬≠lio and tech¬≠no¬≠lo¬≠gies are available for hands-on vie¬≠w¬≠ing at Club AMD loca¬≠ted in the Vene¬≠ti¬≠an Expo Sands Titan 2303 ‚Äď 2305 from Janu¬≠ary 8th to 11th. Visit www.amd.com/en/events/ces for more information.

Partner Quotes

‚ÄúWorking in part¬≠ner¬≠ship with AMD, we are exci¬≠ted to intro¬≠du¬≠ce a line of fast, respon¬≠si¬≠ve, relia¬≠ble Chrome¬≠books powered by AMD A‚ÄĎSeries pro¬≠ces¬≠sors,‚ÄĚ said Chris Chiang, vice pre¬≠si¬≠dent of pro¬≠duct manage¬≠ment, Acer Pan Ame¬≠ri¬≠ca. ‚ÄúThe new Acer Chrome¬≠book 315 deli¬≠vers gre¬≠at per¬≠for¬≠mance to let users do more with the gro¬≠wing sel¬≠ec¬≠tion of Android apps and Chro¬≠me exten¬≠si¬≠ons, thanks to award-win¬≠ning Rade¬≠on gra¬≠phics for a visual¬≠ly stun¬≠ning expe¬≠ri¬≠ence and AMD pro¬≠ces¬≠sors that will tack¬≠le tasks quick¬≠ly and reliably.‚ÄĚ

‚ÄúASUS is dedi¬≠ca¬≠ted to deli¬≠ve¬≠ring the most inno¬≠va¬≠ti¬≠ve hard¬≠ware for gamers of all levels,‚ÄĚ said Vivi¬≠an Lien, Head of Glo¬≠bal Mar¬≠ke¬≠ting for Gam¬≠ing and Chief Mar¬≠ke¬≠ting Offi¬≠cer at ASUS North Ame¬≠ri¬≠ca. ‚ÄúWe‚Äôre exci¬≠ted to announ¬≠ce the new ASUS FX505 and 705DY TUF Gam¬≠ing note¬≠books, the first lap¬≠tops powered by AMD‚Äôs Ryzen 7 3750H and Ryzen 5 3550H pro¬≠ces¬≠sor and dis¬≠crete Rade¬≠on RX560X gra¬≠phics, sui¬≠ted for high per¬≠for¬≠mance gam¬≠ing on the go. It‚Äôs a uni¬≠que solu¬≠ti¬≠on that deli¬≠vers best-in-class gam¬≠ing expe¬≠ri¬≠en¬≠ces for a wide varie¬≠ty of users.‚ÄĚ 

‚ÄúWe are exci¬≠ted to offer AMD‚Äôs 2nd Gen Ryzen Mobi¬≠le and Rade¬≠on solu¬≠ti¬≠ons in our main¬≠stream Ins¬≠pi¬≠ron 5000 lap¬≠tops and 2‚ÄĎin-1s in the coming months, giving our cus¬≠to¬≠mers even more choice for their com¬≠pu¬≠ting expe¬≠ri¬≠en¬≠ces,‚ÄĚ said Ray Wah, Seni¬≠or Vice Pre¬≠si¬≠dent, Con¬≠su¬≠mer and Small Busi¬≠ness Pro¬≠duct Group, Dell. ‚ÄúAMD‚Äôs latest Ryzen mobi¬≠le pro¬≠ces¬≠sors with Rade¬≠on Vega Gra¬≠phics are expec¬≠ted to deli¬≠ver mul¬≠ti-tas¬≠king per¬≠for¬≠mance users want, while also enab¬≠ling the modern PC fea¬≠tures they need.‚ÄĚ

‚ÄúWe crea¬≠ted Chrome¬≠books to build bet¬≠ter com¬≠pu¬≠ting for ever¬≠yo¬≠ne, and as Chrome¬≠books con¬≠ti¬≠nue to evol¬≠ve, this goal remains the same,‚ÄĚ said John Solo¬≠mon, vice pre¬≠si¬≠dent of Chro¬≠me OS, Goog¬≠le. ‚ÄúBy pro¬≠vi¬≠ding Chrome¬≠books with AMD A‚ÄĎSeries pro¬≠ces¬≠sors, cus¬≠to¬≠mers will have an even broa¬≠der choice of afforda¬≠ble Chrome¬≠books for their ever¬≠y¬≠day needs.‚ÄĚ

‚ÄúChrome¬≠books con¬≠ti¬≠nue to be a rapidly gro¬≠wing mar¬≠ket, whe¬≠re cus¬≠to¬≠mers are loo¬≠king for dif¬≠fe¬≠ren¬≠tia¬≠ted designs and ama¬≠zing fea¬≠tures to power their work and play,‚ÄĚ said Kevin Frost, vice pre¬≠si¬≠dent, Con¬≠su¬≠mer PCs, HP Inc. ‚ÄúWith the new HP Chrome¬≠book 14, HP is exci¬≠ted to part¬≠ner with AMD on the crea¬≠ti¬≠on of the first AMD-powered Chro¬≠me OS device, pro¬≠vi¬≠ding excel¬≠lent per¬≠for¬≠mance, an enri¬≠ched enter¬≠tain¬≠ment expe¬≠ri¬≠ence, and the best of Goog¬≠le and Chro¬≠me OS to access mil¬≠li¬≠ons of Android apps on Goog¬≠le Play fil¬≠led with Android apps to do ever¬≠y¬≠thing in a sty¬≠lish PC.‚ÄĚ

‚ÄúAs work-life inte¬≠gra¬≠ti¬≠on goes main¬≠stream and peo¬≠p¬≠le seek incre¬≠asing fle¬≠xi¬≠bi¬≠li¬≠ty in their life¬≠styl¬≠es, they need acces¬≠si¬≠ble tools to stay pro¬≠duc¬≠ti¬≠ve and enter¬≠tai¬≠ned any¬≠ti¬≠me, any¬≠whe¬≠re,‚ÄĚ said John¬≠son Jia, Seni¬≠or Vice Pre¬≠si¬≠dent and Gene¬≠ral Mana¬≠ger of Leno¬≠vo Intel¬≠li¬≠gent Devices Group‚Äôs Con¬≠su¬≠mer PCs and Smart Devices. ‚ÄúDesi¬≠gned for users‚Äô evol¬≠ving needs, the new Leno¬≠vo Ide¬≠a¬≠Pad S540 and Ide¬≠a¬≠Pad S340 lap¬≠tops powered by the latest AMD Ryzen mobi¬≠le pro¬≠ces¬≠sors balan¬≠ce gre¬≠at per¬≠for¬≠mance with por¬≠ta¬≠bi¬≠li¬≠ty ‚Äď let¬≠ting peo¬≠p¬≠le get things done on the go, on their own terms.‚ÄĚ

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Cautionary Statement

This press release con¬≠ta¬≠ins for¬≠ward-loo¬≠king state¬≠ments con¬≠cer¬≠ning Advan¬≠ced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) inclu¬≠ding the fea¬≠tures, func¬≠tion¬≠a¬≠li¬≠ty, avai¬≠la¬≠bi¬≠li¬≠ty, timing, deploy¬≠ment, bene¬≠fits and expec¬≠ta¬≠ti¬≠ons of AMD future pro¬≠ducts and tech¬≠no¬≠lo¬≠gies, which are made pur¬≠su¬≠ant to the Safe Har¬≠bor pro¬≠vi¬≠si¬≠ons of the Pri¬≠va¬≠te Secu¬≠ri¬≠ties Liti¬≠ga¬≠ti¬≠on Reform Act of 1995. For¬≠ward-loo¬≠king state¬≠ments are com¬≠mon¬≠ly iden¬≠ti¬≠fied by words such as ‚Äúwould,‚ÄĚ ‚Äúintends,‚ÄĚ ‚Äúbelie¬≠ves,‚ÄĚ ‚Äúexpects,‚ÄĚ ‚Äúmay,‚ÄĚ ‚Äúwill,‚ÄĚ ‚Äúshould,‚ÄĚ ‚Äúseeks,‚ÄĚ ‚Äúintends,‚ÄĚ ‚Äúplans,‚ÄĚ ‚Äúpro for¬≠ma,‚ÄĚ ‚Äúesti¬≠ma¬≠tes,‚ÄĚ ‚Äúanti¬≠ci¬≠pa¬≠tes,‚ÄĚ or the nega¬≠ti¬≠ve of the¬≠se words and phra¬≠ses, other varia¬≠ti¬≠ons of the¬≠se words and phra¬≠ses or com¬≠pa¬≠ra¬≠ble ter¬≠mi¬≠no¬≠lo¬≠gy. Inves¬≠tors are cau¬≠tio¬≠ned that the for¬≠ward-loo¬≠king state¬≠ments in this docu¬≠ment are based on cur¬≠rent beliefs, assump¬≠ti¬≠ons and expec¬≠ta¬≠ti¬≠ons, speak only as of the date of this docu¬≠ment and invol¬≠ve risks and uncer¬≠tain¬≠ties that could cau¬≠se actu¬≠al results to dif¬≠fer mate¬≠ri¬≠al¬≠ly from cur¬≠rent expec¬≠ta¬≠ti¬≠ons. Such state¬≠ments are sub¬≠ject to cer¬≠tain known and unknown risks and uncer¬≠tain¬≠ties, many of which are dif¬≠fi¬≠cult to pre¬≠dict and gene¬≠ral¬≠ly bey¬≠ond AMD‚Äôs con¬≠trol, that could cau¬≠se actu¬≠al results and other future events to dif¬≠fer mate¬≠ri¬≠al¬≠ly from tho¬≠se expres¬≠sed in, or impli¬≠ed or pro¬≠jec¬≠ted by, the for¬≠ward-loo¬≠king infor¬≠ma¬≠ti¬≠on and state¬≠ments. Mate¬≠ri¬≠al fac¬≠tors that could cau¬≠se actu¬≠al results to dif¬≠fer mate¬≠ri¬≠al¬≠ly from cur¬≠rent expec¬≠ta¬≠ti¬≠ons include, wit¬≠hout limi¬≠ta¬≠ti¬≠on, the fol¬≠lo¬≠wing: Intel Corporation‚Äôs domi¬≠nan¬≠ce of the micro¬≠pro¬≠ces¬≠sor mar¬≠ket and its aggres¬≠si¬≠ve busi¬≠ness prac¬≠ti¬≠ces may limit AMD‚Äôs abili¬≠ty to com¬≠pe¬≠te effec¬≠tively; AMD has a wafer sup¬≠p¬≠ly agree¬≠ment with GF with obli¬≠ga¬≠ti¬≠ons to purcha¬≠se all of its micro¬≠pro¬≠ces¬≠sor and APU pro¬≠duct requi¬≠re¬≠ments, and a cer¬≠tain por¬≠ti¬≠on of its GPU pro¬≠duct requi¬≠re¬≠ments, from GLOBALFOUNDRIES Inc. (GF) with limi¬≠t¬≠ed excep¬≠ti¬≠ons. If GF is not able to satis¬≠fy AMD‚Äôs manu¬≠fac¬≠tu¬≠ring requi¬≠re¬≠ments, its busi¬≠ness could be adver¬≠se¬≠ly impac¬≠ted; AMD reli¬≠es on third par¬≠ties to manu¬≠fac¬≠tu¬≠re its pro¬≠ducts, and if they are unable to do so on a time¬≠ly basis in suf¬≠fi¬≠ci¬≠ent quan¬≠ti¬≠ties and using com¬≠pe¬≠ti¬≠ti¬≠ve tech¬≠no¬≠lo¬≠gies, AMD‚Äôs busi¬≠ness could be mate¬≠ri¬≠al¬≠ly adver¬≠se¬≠ly affec¬≠ted; fail¬≠ure to achie¬≠ve expec¬≠ted manu¬≠fac¬≠tu¬≠ring yields for AMD‚Äôs pro¬≠ducts could nega¬≠tively impact its finan¬≠cial results; the suc¬≠cess of AMD‚Äôs busi¬≠ness is depen¬≠dent upon its abili¬≠ty to intro¬≠du¬≠ce pro¬≠ducts on a time¬≠ly basis with fea¬≠tures and per¬≠for¬≠mance levels that pro¬≠vi¬≠de value to its cus¬≠to¬≠mers while sup¬≠port¬≠ing and coin¬≠ci¬≠ding with signi¬≠fi¬≠cant indus¬≠try tran¬≠si¬≠ti¬≠ons; if AMD can¬≠not gene¬≠ra¬≠te suf¬≠fi¬≠ci¬≠ent reve¬≠nue and ope¬≠ra¬≠ting cash flow or obtain exter¬≠nal finan¬≠cing, it may face a cash short¬≠fall and be unable to make all of its plan¬≠ned invest¬≠ments in rese¬≠arch and deve¬≠lo¬≠p¬≠ment or other stra¬≠te¬≠gic invest¬≠ments; the loss of a signi¬≠fi¬≠cant cus¬≠to¬≠mer may have a mate¬≠ri¬≠al adver¬≠se effect on AMD; AMD‚Äôs receipt of reve¬≠nue from its semi-cus¬≠tom SoC pro¬≠ducts is depen¬≠dent upon its tech¬≠no¬≠lo¬≠gy being desi¬≠gned into third-par¬≠ty pro¬≠ducts and the suc¬≠cess of tho¬≠se pro¬≠ducts; AMD pro¬≠ducts may be sub¬≠ject to secu¬≠ri¬≠ty vul¬≠nerabi¬≠li¬≠ties that could have a mate¬≠ri¬≠al adver¬≠se effect on AMD; data brea¬≠ches and cyber-attacks could com¬≠pro¬≠mi¬≠se AMD‚Äôs intellec¬≠tu¬≠al pro¬≠per¬≠ty or other sen¬≠si¬≠ti¬≠ve infor¬≠ma¬≠ti¬≠on, be cos¬≠t¬≠ly to reme¬≠dia¬≠te and cau¬≠se signi¬≠fi¬≠cant dama¬≠ge to its busi¬≠ness and repu¬≠ta¬≠ti¬≠on; AMD‚Äôs ope¬≠ra¬≠ting results are sub¬≠ject to quar¬≠ter¬≠ly and sea¬≠so¬≠nal sales pat¬≠terns; glo¬≠bal eco¬≠no¬≠mic uncer¬≠tain¬≠ty may adver¬≠se¬≠ly impact AMD‚Äôs busi¬≠ness and ope¬≠ra¬≠ting results; AMD may not be able to gene¬≠ra¬≠te suf¬≠fi¬≠ci¬≠ent cash to ser¬≠vice its debt obli¬≠ga¬≠ti¬≠ons or meet its working capi¬≠tal requi¬≠re¬≠ments; AMD has a lar¬≠ge amount of indeb¬≠ted¬≠ness which could adver¬≠se¬≠ly affect its finan¬≠cial posi¬≠ti¬≠on and pre¬≠vent it from imple¬≠men¬≠ting its stra¬≠tegy or ful¬≠fil¬≠ling its con¬≠trac¬≠tu¬≠al obli¬≠ga¬≠ti¬≠ons; the agree¬≠ments gover¬≠ning AMD‚Äôs notes and the Secu¬≠red Revol¬≠ving Line of Cre¬≠dit impo¬≠se rest¬≠ric¬≠tions on AMD that may adver¬≠se¬≠ly affect its abili¬≠ty to ope¬≠ra¬≠te its busi¬≠ness; the mar¬≠kets in which AMD‚Äôs pro¬≠ducts are sold are high¬≠ly com¬≠pe¬≠ti¬≠ti¬≠ve; AMD‚Äôs issu¬≠an¬≠ce to West Coast Hitech L.P. (WCH) of war¬≠rants to purcha¬≠se 75 mil¬≠li¬≠on shares of its com¬≠mon stock, if and when exer¬≠cis¬≠ed, will dilute the owner¬≠ship inte¬≠rests of its exis¬≠ting stock¬≠hol¬≠ders, and the con¬≠ver¬≠si¬≠on of the 2.125% Con¬≠ver¬≠ti¬≠ble Seni¬≠or Notes due 2026 may dilute the owner¬≠ship inte¬≠rest of its exis¬≠ting stock¬≠hol¬≠ders, or may other¬≠wi¬≠se depress the pri¬≠ce of its com¬≠mon stock; uncer¬≠tain¬≠ties invol¬≠ving the orde¬≠ring and ship¬≠ment of AMD‚Äôs pro¬≠ducts could mate¬≠ri¬≠al¬≠ly adver¬≠se¬≠ly affect it; the demand for AMD‚Äôs pro¬≠ducts depends in part on the mar¬≠ket con¬≠di¬≠ti¬≠ons in the indus¬≠tries into which they are sold. Fluc¬≠tua¬≠tions in demand for AMD‚Äôs pro¬≠ducts or a mar¬≠ket decli¬≠ne in any of the¬≠se indus¬≠tries could have a mate¬≠ri¬≠al adver¬≠se effect on its results of ope¬≠ra¬≠ti¬≠ons; AMD‚Äôs abili¬≠ty to design and intro¬≠du¬≠ce new pro¬≠ducts in a time¬≠ly man¬≠ner is depen¬≠dent upon third-par¬≠ty intellec¬≠tu¬≠al pro¬≠per¬≠ty; AMD depends on third-par¬≠ty com¬≠pa¬≠nies for the design, manu¬≠fac¬≠tu¬≠re and sup¬≠p¬≠ly of mother¬≠boards, soft¬≠ware and other com¬≠pu¬≠ter plat¬≠form com¬≠pon¬≠ents to sup¬≠port its busi¬≠ness; if AMD loses Micro¬≠soft Corporation‚Äôs sup¬≠port for its pro¬≠ducts or other soft¬≠ware ven¬≠dors do not design and deve¬≠lop soft¬≠ware to run on AMD‚Äôs pro¬≠ducts, its abili¬≠ty to sell its pro¬≠ducts could be mate¬≠ri¬≠al¬≠ly adver¬≠se¬≠ly affec¬≠ted; and AMD‚Äôs reli¬≠ance on third-par¬≠ty dis¬≠tri¬≠bu¬≠tors and AIB part¬≠ners sub¬≠jects it to cer¬≠tain risks.  Inves¬≠tors are urged to review in detail the risks and uncer¬≠tain¬≠ties in AMD‚Äôs Secu¬≠ri¬≠ties and Exch¬≠an¬≠ge Com¬≠mis¬≠si¬≠on filings, inclu¬≠ding but not limi¬≠t¬≠ed to AMD‚Äôs Quar¬≠ter¬≠ly Report on Form 10‚ÄĎQ for the quar¬≠ter ended Sep¬≠tem¬≠ber 29, 2018.

About AMD

For more than 45 years AMD has dri¬≠ven inno¬≠va¬≠ti¬≠on in high-per¬≠for¬≠mance com¬≠pu¬≠ting, gra¬≠phics and visua¬≠liza¬≠ti¬≠on tech¬≠no¬≠lo¬≠gies ‚Äē the buil¬≠ding blocks for gam¬≠ing, immersi¬≠ve plat¬≠forms and the dat¬≠a¬≠cen¬≠ter. Hundreds of mil¬≠li¬≠ons of con¬≠su¬≠mers, lea¬≠ding For¬≠tu¬≠ne 500 busi¬≠nesses and cut¬≠ting-edge sci¬≠en¬≠ti¬≠fic rese¬≠arch faci¬≠li¬≠ties around the world rely on AMD tech¬≠no¬≠lo¬≠gy dai¬≠ly to impro¬≠ve how they live, work and play. AMD employees around the world are focu¬≠sed on buil¬≠ding gre¬≠at pro¬≠ducts that push the boun¬≠da¬≠ries of what is pos¬≠si¬≠ble. For more infor¬≠ma¬≠ti¬≠on about how AMD is enab¬≠ling today and inspi¬≠ring tomor¬≠row, visit the AMD (NASDAQ: AMDweb¬≠siteblogFace¬≠book and Twit¬≠ter pages.