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AMD chip owners to get 20% off GameFly's digital downloads

AMD and GameFly have announced a deal that promises discounted games for folks using AMD processors. Gamers with machines powered by "select" Athlon II, Phenom II, FX series and A series chips will receive a free 30-day GameFly membership as well as a 20% discount...

AMD to reduce its workforce by 10% in the coming months

Confirming industry speculation, AMD has announced that it will cut 10% of its workforce in an effort to save money -- or rather, "optimize cost structure to enhance competitiveness and accelerate growth." By trimming a little fat, the company expects…

Rumor: AMD's Llano to remain in short supply until 2012

Last week, AMD revised its third quarter revenue forecast warning that manufacturing issues at GlobalFoundries had curbed supply of Llano processors. The company said they were throwing substantial resources at improving 32nm yields and that progress was being made. However,…

AMD unveils Radeon E6460, roadmap reveals 2012 desktop plans

AMD has unveiled a new embedded discrete graphics processor with double the 3D graphics-crunching power as its E2400 GPU. The entry-level Radeon E6460 GPU "sets a new bar" for features and performance among its kind and AMD supposedly plans to…

Leaked roadmap details AMD's upcoming mobile APUs

A leaked AMD roadmap, dated July 2011, is doing the rounds online with details about Llano's mobile successor in 2012 and offering a peek at the company's 2013 Fusion plans. According to the slides posted at the 3DCenter forum, AMD's…

Zotac unveils featured packed A75-based Mini-ITX board

In perfect synchronicity with Lian Li's new LAN party chassis, Zotac has unveiled its latest Mini-ITX motherboard. Meant to provide the foundation for compact multimedia rigs, the new A75-ITX features AMD's codenamed Hudson-D3 chipset along with the company's new FM1…

AMD announces dual-core Llano APUs for under $70

AMD today announced its first dual-core Llano APUs, the A4-330 and A4-3400, extending the lineup beyond the five models currently available and bringing the entry-level desktop APU price down to just $70. Both chips integrate a Radeon HD 6410D GPU…

Tuesday tech deals: Llano, Blu-ray-equipped notebook $525

HP Home & Home Office offers the Pavilion dv6zqe notebook, model no. LK237AV, for $599.99. Coupon code "MULN4163" cuts it to $524.99. With free shipping, that's the lowest total price we've seen for this model with a quad-core processor by $50...

AMD to launch unlocked A8-3870 Llano APU

According to DonanimHaber, AMD is preparing to unleash a new flaghsip A-series Fusion processor by the end of the year. The A8-3870 is expected to ship with a core clock frequency of up to 3.1GHz along with an unlocked multiplier…

Lenovo, Samsung introduce Llano-powered notebooks

The mobile version of AMD's Llano APU is cropping up across various notebook manufacturers this week with Lenovo and Samsung unveiling new Fusion-powered systems. Lenovo has added the 15.6-inch IdeaPad Z575 to its rank of mobile machines, offering three base…