Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

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Cover Page - USD ($)
$ in Billions
12 Months Ended
Dec. 26, 2020
Jan. 22, 2021
Jun. 27, 2020
Cover [Abstract]      
Document Type 10-K    
Document Annual Report true    
Document Period End Date Dec. 26, 2020    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-26    
Document Transition Report false    
Entity File Number 001-07882    
Entity Registrant Name ADVANCED MICRO DEVICES, INC.    
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE    
Entity Tax Identification Number 94-1692300    
Entity Address, Address Line One 2485 Augustine Drive    
Entity Address, City or Town Santa Clara    
Entity Address, State or Province CA    
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 95054    
City Area Code 408    
Local Phone Number 749-4000    
Title of 12(b) Security Common Stock, $0.01 par value per share    
Trading Symbol AMD    
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer Yes    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes    
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer    
Entity Small Business false    
Entity Emerging Growth Company false    
ICFR Auditor Attestation Flag true    
Entity Shell Company false    
Entity Public Float     $ 58.5
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   1,211,280,009  
Documents Incorporated by Reference Portions of the registrant’s proxy statement for the 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (2021 Proxy Statement) are incorporated into Part III hereof. The 2021 Proxy Statement will be filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission within 120 days after the registrant’s fiscal year ended December 26, 2020.    
Amendment Flag false    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2020    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Entity Central Index Key 0000002488