Samsung Electronics and AMD Extend Strategic IP Licensing Agreement to Bring AMD Radeon‚ĄĘ Graphics to Future Mobile Platforms

‚ĒÄ Com¬≠pa¬≠nies broa¬≠den scope of mobi¬≠le gra¬≠phics col¬≠la¬≠bo¬≠ra¬≠ti¬≠on to bring lea¬≠der¬≠ship AMD Rade¬≠on gra¬≠phics tech¬≠no¬≠lo¬≠gy to expan¬≠ded port¬≠fo¬≠lio of Sam¬≠sung Exy¬≠nos SoCs ‚ĒÄ

 

SANTA CLARA, Calif. ‚ÄĒ April 5, 2023 ‚ÄĒ Sam¬≠sung Elec¬≠tro¬≠nics Co., Ltd., a world lea¬≠der in advan¬≠ced semi¬≠con¬≠duc¬≠tor tech¬≠no¬≠lo¬≠gy, and AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) today announ¬≠ced they have signed a mul¬≠ti-year agree¬≠ment exten¬≠si¬≠on to bring mul¬≠ti¬≠ple gene¬≠ra¬≠ti¬≠ons of high-per¬≠for¬≠mance, ultra-low-power AMD Rade¬≠on gra¬≠phics solu¬≠ti¬≠ons to an expan¬≠ded port¬≠fo¬≠lio of Sam¬≠sung Exy¬≠nos SoCs. Through the licen¬≠sing exten¬≠si¬≠on, Sam¬≠sung will bring con¬≠so¬≠le-level gra¬≠phics qua¬≠li¬≠ty and opti¬≠mi¬≠zed power con¬≠sump¬≠ti¬≠on to more mobi¬≠le devices, offe¬≠ring an incre¬≠di¬≠bly immersi¬≠ve and long-las¬≠ting gam¬≠ing experience.

 

‚ÄúTog¬≠e¬≠ther with AMD, Sam¬≠sung has been revo¬≠lu¬≠tio¬≠ni¬≠zing mobi¬≠le gra¬≠phics, inclu¬≠ding our recent col¬≠la¬≠bo¬≠ra¬≠ti¬≠on that brought ray tra¬≠cing capa¬≠bi¬≠li¬≠ty to mobi¬≠le pro¬≠ces¬≠sors for the first time in the indus¬≠try,‚ÄĚ said Seog¬≠jun Lee, exe¬≠cu¬≠ti¬≠ve vice pre¬≠si¬≠dent of Appli¬≠ca¬≠ti¬≠on Pro¬≠ces¬≠sor (AP) Deve¬≠lo¬≠p¬≠ment at Sam¬≠sung Elec¬≠tro¬≠nics. ‚ÄúDra¬≠wing on our tech¬≠no¬≠lo¬≠gi¬≠cal know-how in desig¬≠ning ultra-low-power solu¬≠ti¬≠ons, we will con¬≠ti¬≠nue to dri¬≠ve ongo¬≠ing inno¬≠va¬≠ti¬≠on in the mobi¬≠le gra¬≠phics space.‚ÄĚ

 

‚ÄúWe are exci¬≠ted Sam¬≠sung sel¬≠ec¬≠ted mul¬≠ti¬≠ple gene¬≠ra¬≠ti¬≠ons of our lea¬≠der¬≠ship high-per¬≠for¬≠mance Rade¬≠on gra¬≠phics to advan¬≠ce the next gene¬≠ra¬≠ti¬≠on of Sam¬≠sung Exy¬≠nos solu¬≠ti¬≠ons,‚ÄĚ said David Wang, seni¬≠or vice pre¬≠si¬≠dent of the Rade¬≠on Tech¬≠no¬≠lo¬≠gies Group at AMD. ‚ÄúThe exten¬≠si¬≠on of our work with Sam¬≠sung is a tes¬≠ta¬≠ment to our strong tech¬≠no¬≠lo¬≠gy part¬≠ner¬≠ship and com¬≠mit¬≠ment to bring the best expe¬≠ri¬≠en¬≠ces pos¬≠si¬≠ble to mobi¬≠le users.‚ÄĚ

 

Sam¬≠sung and AMD first announ¬≠ced their part¬≠ner¬≠ship to licen¬≠se AMD RDNA‚ĄĘ gra¬≠phics archi¬≠tec¬≠tu¬≠re in 2019, lea¬≠ding to the co-deve¬≠lo¬≠p¬≠ment of Sam¬≠sung Xclip¬≠se, a mobi¬≠le gra¬≠phics pro¬≠ces¬≠sing unit (GPU) based on the AMD RDNA 2 archi¬≠tec¬≠tu¬≠re in 2022. Xclip¬≠se was the industry‚Äôs first mobi¬≠le GPU with hard¬≠ware-acce¬≠le¬≠ra¬≠ted ray-tra¬≠cing and varia¬≠ble rate shad¬≠ing fea¬≠tures for con¬≠so¬≠le-like game¬≠play on mobi¬≠le devices.

 

About AMD

 

For more than 50 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. Bil¬≠li¬≠ons of peo¬≠p¬≠le, lea¬≠ding For¬≠tu¬≠ne 500 busi¬≠nesses and cut¬≠ting-edge sci¬≠en¬≠ti¬≠fic rese¬≠arch insti¬≠tu¬≠ti¬≠ons around the world rely on AMD tech¬≠no¬≠lo¬≠gy dai¬≠ly to impro¬≠ve how they live, work and play. AMD employees are focu¬≠sed on buil¬≠ding lea¬≠der¬≠ship high-per¬≠for¬≠mance and adap¬≠ti¬≠ve 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: AMD) web¬≠site, blog, Lin¬≠ke¬≠dIn and Twit¬≠ter pages.

 

About Sam¬≠sung Elec¬≠tro¬≠nics Co., Ltd.

 

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