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Vizio announces 11-inch 1080p Windows 8 tablet, with AMD chipset

Vizio announces 11-inch 1080p Windows 8 tablet, with AMD chipset

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Vizio has introduced an 11.6-inch Windows 8 tablet at CES 2013, set to ship in the spring. The tablet features a full 1080p display and AMD dual-core 1GHz Z-60 processor, with discrete Radeon HD graphics, making it the first Windows 8 tablet to feature... >>

AMD rolls out Trinity APUs for laptops and desktops

AMD rolls out Trinity APUs for laptops and desktops

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AMD has given its processor line up a significant refresh with the newly launched Trinity APU. The new processors, just like Intel's recently announced Ivy Bridge, do a lot to extend battery life, boost speed and increase graphics capabilities. Without... >>

AMD Windows 8 tablets landing in 2012

AMD Windows 8 tablets landing in 2012

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Rather than waiting for the ARM-based threat from the likes of Nvidia to invade its PC market share, AMD has plans to expand towards mobile devices in the form of Windows 8 tablets. That's the message from new CEO Rory Read who was speaking to analysts... >>

AMD to offer cheap Intel Ultrabook alternative

AMD to offer cheap Intel Ultrabook alternative

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Ultrabooks are set to make a big splash in 2012, the thin but powerful form factor clearly a huge advantage for those who need to remain portable. The one snag is the expense, however it has been suggested that AMD is looking to produce a powerful and... >>

9 companies fighting to stay alive in 2012

9 companies fighting to stay alive in 2012

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We love our gadgets, we all do, but as the competition continues to get tougher and tougher, companies have to make better and better gadgets to stay not just relevant, but in business. Here are nine companies that are going to find 2012 tough. Some will... >>

AMD Fusion explained: do you need it?

AMD Fusion explained: do you need it?

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Any new PC or laptop purchase means being confronted with devices adorned in shiny stickers. Search closely and you will spot a trend; most have a big Intel logo slapped on them. But there are a rebellious few that are adorned with the words AMD. The... >>

Toshiba NB550D-10G mini
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Toshiba NB550D-10G mini

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One of the first notebooks with AMD's new “APU” - that's a CPU and discrete GPU combined into one - packed into the case of a netbook that's also crammed with extras like Harman Kardon speakers, the Toshiba NB550 mini is a bit different. Is it an... >>

AMD Fusion chips bring all-day battery life and enhanced graphics

AMD Fusion chips bring all-day battery life and enhanced graphics

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Pocket-lint recently brought you news of the new Intel Sandy Bridge next-gen Core i processors, and now, hot on its tail,  AMD is showcasing its new Fusion APU (Accelerated Processing Units) at CES in Las Vegas. The new class of combined CPU/GPU processor... >>

Intel and AMD form unlikely alliance for MeeGo

Intel and AMD form unlikely alliance for MeeGo

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AMD has been announced as the latest major player for the Linux Foundation's MeeGo open source project, joining Nokia and its chip making nemesis Intel at the table. Speaking at the MeeGo Conference 2010, AMD's corporate vice-president of software development... >>

AMD makes power play with all HD 2010 Vision range

AMD makes power play with all HD 2010 Vision range

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AMD has unleashed its 2010 line up of computer processors on the laptops of the world. Consumers will be able to find the AMD Vision 2010 CPUs on 130 new notebooks which increases Vision's presence in the market threefold. What users get out of opting... >>