Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

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3 Months Ended
Mar. 27, 2021
Apr. 23, 2021
Cover [Abstract]    
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Quarterly Report true  
Document Period End Date Mar. 27, 2021  
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  
Trading Symbol AMD  
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ  
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  
Entity Shell Company false  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   1,215,020,976
Amendment Flag false  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2021  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q1  
Entity Central Index Key 0000002488  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-25