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  • 1. APCUG Breakfast Keynote 2008 Scott Shutter, AMD Notebook Division Simon Solotko, AMD Desktop Division January 6, 2008
  • 2. APCUG Keynote Agenda Consumer PC World is Changing AMD Notebook Platform Advantage Birth of a New Category AMD Desktop Platform Advantage
  • 3.
    • Key factors driving notebook adoption in consumer market
      • Convenience and increased productivity
      • Better performance and features
      • Notebooks designed to serve new markets and usage models
    The Consumer PC World is Changing Source: IDC Worldwide Quarterly PC Tracker, 2Q07
  • 4. The Consumer PC World is Changing
    • Today notebook PCs deliver the multi-tasking performance users want to fully enjoy the new world of movies, photos, games, music, digital media, VOIP and TV.
    • Percentage of respondents stating that they “… want PCs that make it easy to look at photos, listen to music and play video.”*
    *AMD Processor Brand Choice Full Report/Zanthos - May 2007 76% of US Respondents 83% of EMEA Respondents 97% of China Respondents
  • 5. The Performance PC Dynamic Today
    • Performance PC bifurcation
        • HTPC/Media Center: emphasis on form factor, decibels, video
        • Gaming: emphasis on high-performance and graphics, configurability
    • HDTVs drive other consumer purchases
        • The inevitable thirst for more HD experiences follows…
        • HD STB/DVR, HD gaming, HD-DVD/ Blu-Ray, HD-capable HTPCs
    • Today’s Enthusiast Dilemma
        • What is the best path to DX10 next-generation gaming experiences?
        • Weighing longevity and scalability of enthusiast platform purchases (cost vs. incremental performance gained vs. lifespan of enthusiast product)
        • Best of both worlds: HD HTPC form factors with uncompromising gaming
        • Gaming Nirvana: Big-Screen HDTV/DX10.1 Gaming with THX Surround Sound
  • 6. What does all this mean?
  • 7. AMD Leading the Way New form factors Emerging market opportunities and convergence - x86 Performance and performance-per-watt Notebook and desktop PC mix shift Across all the screens of your life
  • 8. The Better by Design Program A program driven by AMD and leading technology partners to better enable OEMs to design PCs that deliver the ultimate Windows Vista ™ experience. Better by Design helps buyers more easily identify PCs that deliver a visual computing experience
  • 9. AMD Notebook Platform, “Puma”
    • Powerfully entertaining, power-efficient mobility
    Better Experience Exceptional visual computing with improved graphics performance and a true high-definition entertainment experience Superior Technologies Greater PC platform performance with superior processor, wireless, and graphics technologies all optimized for improved battery life Greater Value Smart integrated designs that bring everything together to give notebook PC buyers more The “Puma” notebook PC platform delivers powerfully entertaining, power-efficient mobility enabling a better visual experience based on superior technologies that deliver greater value for today’s more mobile consumers — providing a compelling visual experience
  • 10. ATI Radeon ™ HD Graphics ATI Mobility Radeon™ HD Premium Graphics ATI Avivo™ HD Technology 802.11g and n HyperFlash AMD Turion™ Ultra Mobile Processor AMD Notebook Platform, “Puma”
  • 11. The Power of DirectX ® 10 Higher Precision Better Lighting Enhanced Effects Smooth and Realistic Textures
  • 12. ATI Hybrid Graphics Technology and ATI PowerXpress™ Technology Both graphics cores Enabled iGP Enabled Discrete Disabled iGP Disabled Discrete Enabled Integrated Graphics Hybrid Graphics Discrete Graphics AMD 7-Series Chipset Great Performance with Extended Battery Life Exceptional Performance for Demanding 3D Applications ATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 3400 Series w/ATI Hybrid Graphics Technology ATI Mobility Radeon™ HD 3600 Series or higher ATI PowerXpress ™ Dynamic switching between integrated and hybrid, or integrated and discrete Performance
  • 13. AMD Notebook Platform Strategy Component Optimization 2005 – Ecosystem of low-power components 2008 – Platform-level performance and power optimization Platform Optimization Solution Specialization Platform + software, hardware, and/or services Accelerated Processing Unit 2009 – Silicon level integration Platform Integration 2006/2007 – Platform-level integration of components 4 3 2 1
  • 14. Next Generation APU Technology Platform Code Name “Shrike” First APU Family: Codenamed “Swift” (Accelerated Processing Unit)
    • AMD “STARS” CPU Cores
    • GPU Core based on existing high-end discrete
    • Second 45nm product
    • Current SOI design rules
    • “ Griffin”-based Northbridge highly leveraged
    Optimized design using more existing IP for faster time to market in 2H09 Cache PCIe Memory Controller AMD “STARS” CPU Cores Full DirectX ® GPU Core + UVD
  • 15. APCUG Breakfast Keynote 2008 Simon Solotko, AMD Desktop Division January 6, 2008
  • 16.
    • HD Technology Leadership
      • HyperTransport™ technology 3.0
      • DDR2-1066 support*
    AMD Phenom™ Processors AMD “Spider” Platform Innovation Firsts
    • Energy-Efficient Design
      • 65nm process technology
      • Cool’n’Quiet™ technology 2.0
    • Scalable Platform Performance
      • True quad-core design
      • Shared L3 cache
    * Pending JEDEC approval and release of DDR2-1066 specification.
  • 17. AMD Phenom™ Processor Five Points of New Stars Core Design The First True Quad-Core Desktop Processor
    • Integrated DDR2 Dual Channel Memory Controller
    • DDR2-1066 Support*
    Cool’n’Quiet™ 2.0 Technology Shared L3 Cache HyperTransport™ 3.0 * Pending JEDEC approval and release of DDR2-1066 specification.
  • 18. AMD Phenom™ Processors
    • Enthusiast Experience
    • AMD Phenom™ 9500 Black Edition
    • Quad GPU Scalability
    • ATI CrossFireX™ technology
    • AMD OverDrive™ Utility
    • Shared L3 Cache
    • Entertainment Experience
    • AMD Phenom 9000 and 8000 Series Processors
    • True quad & triple-core processors
    • HyperTransport™ 3.0 Technology
    • AMD LIVE!™ Explorer & Entertainment Suite
    • Innovative Design
    • Energy-Efficient AMD Phenom 9000 Series Processors
      • AMD Phenom 65nm process, 65W TDP
      • Cool’n’Quiet™ 2.0 technology
  • 19. AMD Phenom™ Processor Models About AMD Processor Series and Model Numbers AMD Phenom Processors Available Today AMD Athlon™ 6000 Series (Dual-core family) Model Frequency TDP Total Dedicated L2 Cache L3 Cache Bi-directional HyperTransport™ speed AMD Phenom 9600 Black Edition 2.3GHz 95W 2MB 2MB 3600Mhz AMD Phenom 9600 2.3GHz 95W 2MB 2MB 3600Mhz AMD Phenom 9500 2.2GHz 95W 2MB 2MB 3600Mhz
  • 20. The AMD “Spider” Platform Advantage *AMD warranty does not cover damages caused by overclocking. AMD Spider Competitive Platform True Quad-Core Processors with shared L3 cache   HyperTransport™ technology 3.0 for up to 16GB/s of system bandwidth   First DirectX ® 10.1 graphics support   Scalable PCI Express ® 2.0 and ATI CrossFireX™ for more than 2 graphics boards   HD-DVD and Blu-ray at native resolution with UVD and HDCP   AMD OverDrive™ utility Tools for Advanced performance tuning  
  • 21.
    • Power Efficient Processing
    • Superior performance-per-watt for HD entertainment on the go
    AMD Graphics Proposition Cost-effective Performance No compromise entry-level visual experience with maximum stability and compatibility High Definition Gaming and Video Scalable performance that delivers immersive gaming and rich multimedia Desktop Notebook Integrated
    • Power Efficient Processing
    • Superior performance-per-watt for HD entertainment on the go
  • 22. AMD Graphics Segmentation
    • Mainstream
    • Low power
    • HD Multimedia features
    • Sub-$150 MSRP
    Performance Multi-GPU Performance-per-watt $150-$300 MSRP Enthusiast Tri and quad GPU Performance leadership $300> MSRP Broad product family spans entry level to enthusiast class ATI RV620 and RV635 ATI Radeon™ HD 3850 and 3870 ATI R680 + +
  • 23. Birth of a New Category: Accelerated Processing Unit (APU) Chipset Northbridge with integrated graphics and Southbridge I/O AMD 790FX Chipset GPU Multiple homogenous GPU cores ATI Radeon™ HD 3800 Series CPU Multiple homogenous CPU cores Dual-core AMD processors APU Codenamed “Swift” Integration of CPU cores and various acceleration cores
  • 24.
    • THANK YOU!
    • Time for QA