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Advanced Micro Devices is a semiconductor firm that develops computer processors and related technologies. Read more

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AMD

Advanced Micro Devices is a semiconductor firm that develops computer processors and related technologies. Read more

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President & CEO

Lisa Su

CEO Approval Rating

70/100

Founded:

1969

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NXP is AMD's #1 competitor. NXP is a Public company that was founded in 2006 in Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant. NXP is in the Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment industry. Compared to AMD, NXP has 18,900 more employees.

Analog Devices is seen as one of AMD's biggest rivals. Analog Devices was founded in Wilmington, Massachusetts} in 1965. Analog Devices is in the Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment field. Compared to AMD, Analog Devices generates $5.6B less revenue.

NVIDIA is one of AMD's top competitors. NVIDIA is headquartered in Santa Clara, California, and was founded in 1993. NVIDIA competes in the Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment industry. NVIDIA generates 145% the revenue of AMD.

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AMD Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$11.4B

AMD's revenue is the ranked 4th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 21.4B. Over the last four quarters, AMD's revenue has grown by 78.3%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $3.4B; in Q4 2020, it was $3.2B; in Q3 2020, it was $2.8B; in Q2 2020, AMD's revenue was $1.9B.

AMD Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Xilinx, Inc

Oct 2020

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$35B
Xilinx is a manufacturer and distributor of programmable system-on-chips for aerospace, automotive and healthcare industries.
Nitero,Inc.

Apr 2017

Source »
undisclosed
Nitero is a designer, developer and seller of wireless chips for Virtual Reality devices.
HiAlgo Inc.

Jun 2016

Source »
undisclosed
HiAlgo develops acceleration engine that improves the gaming performance of computers.
SeaMicro

Feb 2012

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$334M
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Alchemy Semiconductor

Feb 2002

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undisclosed
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These are all the companies that AMD has acquired. AMD has acquired 5 companies and its latest acquisition was Xilinx, Inc in Oct 2020. Xilinx is a manufacturer and distributor of programmable system-on-chips for aerospace, automotive and healthcare industries.

AMD Funding History

Since AMD was founded in 1969, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total AMD has raised $1.8B. AMD's last funding round was on Sep 2016 for a total of $700.0M

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FUNDING DATE

AMOUNT

INVESTORS

Debt
Sep 2016
$700M
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Private Placement
Jan 2011
$500M
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Private Placement
Oct 2004
$600M
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IPO
Sep 1972
$7.9M

Since AMD was founded in 1969, it has participated in 4 rounds of funding. In total AMD has raised $1.8B. AMD's last funding round was on Sep 2016 for a total of $700.0M

AMD Investments

COMPANY

DESCRIPTION

AMOUNT

INVESTMENT DATE

ROUND

EXIT DATE

W3BCLOUD develops a blockchain-based data center platform that offers cloud computing solutions for businesses.
$20.5M
Jun 24, 2020
Seed
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Raptr is an online gaming platform that helps to capture, edit, and share gameplay clips with friends.
$14M
Mar 30, 2015
Series D
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Aviary is a web and mobile application for editing photos.
$2M
Dec 09, 2013
Debt
Sep 01, 2014

These are all the companies that AMD has invested in. AMD has invested 5 companies and its latest investment was Xilinx, Inc in Oct 2020. Xilinx is a manufacturer and distributor of programmable system-on-chips for aerospace, automotive and healthcare industries.

AMD News

May 6, 2021Channel Post MEA

HP in collaboration with AMD launches 'HP Gaming Garage' at RIT-Dubai

Today, HP, in collaboration with AMD, announces the launch of its 'HP Gaming Garage' at Rochester Ins... See more »
May 5, 2021News Break

new chips made on 5nm node - News Break

AMD's next-gen Zen 4 architecture codenamed 'Raphael' will see Ryzen 7000 series CPUs in Q2 2022 or s... See more »
May 5, 2021Tech Times

AMD Zen 4 CPUs are Coming and Will be on an Insanely Small 5nm Node; IPC Improvement is Going to be Nuts

AMD is gearing up to officially announce the arrival of the Zen 4 Ryzen 7000 processors, which will l... See more »
May 5, 2021News Break

Everything we know about the RDNA 3 GPU - News Break

Even though gamers looking to upgrade to AMD's current Radeon RX 6000 series GPUs may feel discourage... See more »
May 5, 2021USA Science News

AMD's upcoming flagship GPUs should be 3x faster than RX 6900XT

Enlarge / RDNA 3 is expected to run on TSMC's 5nm process, and become available in late 2022 or early... See more »
May 5, 2021Kitguru

AMD Ryzen 7 5700G APU benchmark results have emerged

The AMD Ryzen 7 5700G is leaking again, this time with new benchmark results from tests on CPU-Z and ... See more »
May 4, 2021GizBot

AMD RDNA 3, Navi 31 GPU Features Leaked; Most Powerful GPU From Red Team?

AMD's next generation of graphics cards are likely to offer a huge performance boost over the current... See more »

AMD Blogs

AMD Press Releases

March 18, 2021EIN Presswire

Trial of AMD Milan 3rd Gen EPYC Processors Offered by Nor-Tech

Nor-Tech just announced a no-cost benchmark of AMD's newest Milan processor. Nor-Tech will benchmark ... See more »
March 15, 2021Business Wire

QCT Uses New AMD EPYC 7003 Processors to Drive Performance and Value for the Modern Data Center

SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Quanta Cloud Technology (QCT), a global data center solution provi... See more »
February 2, 2021EIN Presswire

AMD, GIGABYTE and SpaceBelt Collaborate to Support Secured Data Communication and Storage Services Globally

SpaceBelt Brings Industry Leaders Together to Support its MissionSINGAPORE, February 2, 2021 /⁨EINPre... See more »
February 2, 2021Business Wire

Kahn Swick & Foti, LLC Investigates Adequacy of Price and Process in Proposed Sale of Xilinx, Inc. - XLNX

NEW ORLEANS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Former Attorney General of Louisiana Charles C. Foti, Jr., Esq. and the... See more »
January 7, 2021WebProNews

Linus Torvalds Switches to AMD, Slams Intel

WebProNewsLinus Torvalds Switches to AMD, Slams IntelAMD has gotten a boost from an unexpected source... See more »
December 16, 2020EIN Presswire

Turnkey HPC Servers, Clusters With AMD Instinct MI100 GPUs for AI, Deep Learning From Koi Computers

Koi Computers just announced technology integrated with the new AMD Instinct MI100 accelerator. The a... See more »
November 7, 2020WebProNews

AMD's Ryzen 5000 Is More Bad News For Intel

WebProNews AMD's Ryzen 5000 Is More Bad News For Intel The reviews of AMD's Ryzen 5000 chips are in, ... See more »

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Santa Clara, California95054

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Overview

Advanced Micro Devices is a semiconductor firm that develops computer processors and related technologies. AMD was founded in 1969. AMD's headquarters is located in Santa Clara, California, USA 95054. It has raised 1.8B in 4 rounds. The latest round w...

CEO

AMD's President & CEO, Lisa Su, currently has an approval rating of 70%. AMD's primary competitors are NXP, Analog Devices & NVIDIA.

Website

amd.com

Frequently Asked Questions about AMD

  1. When was AMD founded?

    AMD was founded in 1969
  2. Who is AMD's CEO?

    AMD's CEO is Lisa Su
  3. How much revenue does AMD generate?

    AMD generates $11.4B in revenue
  4. How much funding does AMD have?

    AMD has historically raised $1.8B in funding
  5. Where is AMD's headquarters?

    AMD's headquarters is in Santa Clara California, USA
  1. How many employees does AMD have?

    AMD has 10,100 employees
  2. What sector does AMD operate in?

    AMD is in Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment
  3. Who are AMD's competitors?

    AMD's top competitors are NXP, Analog Devices, NVIDIA
  4. Who has AMD invested in?

    AMD's has invested in companies such as W3BCLOUD, Raptr, Aviary Inc.