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Guide to Advanced Micro Devices (AMD)

Advanced Micro Devices is an American based company in California that develops computer processors and other computer technologies to amd consumers world-wide. The company began in 1969 and has since become the second largest company of microprocessors; their direct competitier in the US is Intel for processors and nVidia for their purchase of the ATI graphics cards.

This Bright Hub guide showcases articles and reviews from the writers, editors, and contributors within Bright Hub, bringing to you helpful insights on the company of AMD, its history and impact on computer processors, as well as their partner ATI in regards to their wide variety of video/graphics cards.

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