AMD News

AMD launches world's first 7nm gaming GPU 'Radeon VII' in India

AMD's new 7nm Radeon VII graphics card is aimed at computer gamers and content creators.

AMD rises to highest in 12 years, bucking rest of chip stocks

AMD has more than tripled this year and gained as much as 6.3 per cent, to $31.98, its highest since May 2006


AMD launches new second-generation Ryzen Threadripper processors

All these new AMD Ryzen Threadripper second generation processors are based on the company's new Zen+ architecture which was recently launched.

AMD confirms chip vulnerability, says report exaggerated danger

AMD confirmed that there are chip-based vulnerabilities, but claims they were exaggerated by the CTS Labs report.

Israeli firm says it has found AMD chip security flaws

AMD's chips are vulnerable to hacks, says an Israeli firm, which claims that the company's processors suffers from security issues.

Nvidia joins AMD in crypto gold rush as mining boosts results

The global semiconductor industry is buoyant, given the increased interest in cryptocurrency mining. Top chipmakers feel that the bubble will help them generate future profits as well.


AMD's earnings top estimates as graphics chip demand rises

AMD has registered better-than-expected profits in Q4 2017, as the company rose from graphics chips sales.

Microsoft stops Spectre, Meltdown fixes on AMD chip-run PCs

Microsoft has stopped rolling out fixes to Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities for AMD-run devices, as it has found some of them to be inoperable.

AMD chips exposed to both variants of Spectre security flaw

Advanced Micro Devices Inc said on Thursday its microprocessors are susceptible to both variants of the Spectre security flaw, days after saying its risk for one of them was "near zero".

Microsoft says Meltdown, Spectre fix may significantly dent PC performance

Microsoft has said that the fixes to the Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities might affect computer performance, and slow down servers.