AMD Strengthens Global Partnership with Clevo to Distribute Notebooks Powered by AMD Platform Technology to Emerging Mobile Markets

AMD Replaces Competing Mobile Graphics Solution in New Entry-Level Notebook Systems Designed for Everyday Computing Needs


    --  AMD (NYSE:AMD) today announced that Clevo, a global notebook
        manufacturer based in Taiwan, is now providing notebooks powered by AMD
        platform technology. Combining ATI Mobility Radeon(TM) HD 4570 graphics,
        the AMD Athlon(TM) 64 X2 processor and the AMD M690G chipset, these new
        entry-level notebooks deliver advanced performance and mobility
    --  The new Clevo notebooks deliver the multi-tasking performance and
        graphics power people need when enjoying 3D applications like maps,
        movies, online videos, digital photos, video games, music and TV
        programs at home or on the go.
    --  Continuing its long-standing technology partnership with Clevo, AMD
        focused on providing a highly differentiated solution that maps back to
        the top computing priorities. These include superior graphics and video
        capabilities and larger screen options than what is typically offered in
        similarly-priced netbook solutions for emerging mobile markets such as
        Brazil or Taiwan.

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"With value-added resellers in more than 50 countries, our strong technology partnership allows both AMD and Clevo to deliver advanced, relevant technology to emerging mobile markets," said David Kenyon, VP, worldwide channel marketing, AMD. "Clevo is able to utilize AMD's distribution network to effectively reach international markets while both companies' customers can benefit from the comprehensive services and support Clevo provides."

"Today's buyer wants more for their money. Our customers expect advanced technology, the latest notebook designs with long battery life, and exceptional visual performance -- all at an optimal price," said Stephen Chien, VP, sales, Clevo. "The decision to sell entry-level notebooks powered by AMD platform technology was an easy one. In addition to providing marketing resources to help influence and drive the retail sales cycle, AMD technology provides the great performance consumers need to manage their digital lifestyle at the right price."


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