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12/28/06Federal Court Orders Intel Corporation and Third Parties to Produce Foreign Discovery in AMD vs. Intel U.S. Antitrust Suit
Court Finds Production of Foreign Discovery Illustrating Global Misconduct is Essential Given Undisputed Global Nature of Microprocessor Market SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 28, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD) today announced a significant legal victory in its ongoing antitrust suit against Intel Corporation. In an order effective yesterday, the Federal District Court in Delaware overruled Intel's objections and ordered it to produce documents a... 
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12/8/06AMD Applauds Senate Passage of Bipartisan Bill to Authorize EPA to Study and Analyze Growth and Energy Consumption of Computer Data Centers
H.R. 5646 Should Help to Promote More Energy Efficient Solutions Across the High Technology Industry SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 8, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD) today applauded final congressional passage of H.R. 5646, bipartisan legislation that directs that Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to study and promote the use of energy efficient servers. Co-sponsored by U.S. Representatives Michael Rogers (R-MI) and Anna Eshoo (D-CA) as well as U.S. Senator... 
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12/7/06AMD to Hold Financial Analyst Day
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 7, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD) today announced that it will hold its financial analyst meeting at approximately 8:00 a.m. ET (5:00 a.m. PT) on Thursday, December 14, 2006 in New York. AMD Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Hector Ruiz and members of AMD's management team will deliver key presentations regarding AMD's business. Forward-looking and other material information may be discussed during the presentations. The event will be webcast li... 
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10/23/06AMD Chairman and CEO Hector Ruiz Promotes ''New Era of Choice'' During Oracle OpenWorld Keynote
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 23, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- At Oracle(R) OpenWorld today, AMD (NYSE:AMD) Chairman and CEO Hector Ruiz delivered the opening day keynote address, discussing how the IT industry has entered a new era of choice, and the impacts that will result from this industry phenomenon. "This era of greater, real choice will benefit one audience in particular: customers," said Ruiz. "With greater choice comes greater competition. With greater competition comes greater innovation. As IT... 
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10/18/06AMD Reports Third Quarter Results
Business Editors/High-Tech Writers SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 18, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD) today reported sales of $1.33 billion, operating income of $119 million, and net income of $134 million, or $0.27 per share, for the quarter ended October 1, 2006. These results include $16.5 million of employee stock-based compensation expense. In the third quarter of 2005, excluding the Memory Products segment(1), AMD reported sales of $1.01 billion and operating income ... 
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10/13/06AMD's Proposed Acquisition of ATI Receives Approval under Investment Canada Act
SUNNYVALE, Calif.& MARKHAM, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 13, 2006--Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE: AMD) and ATI Technologies Inc. (TSX: ATY)(NASDAQ: ATYT) today announced that the proposed acquisition of ATI by AMD has been approved by the Minister of Industry under the Investment Canada Act, satisfying one of the conditions to the closing of the acquisition. "We are confident that our plans for the combination of AMD and ATI will deliver world-class customer-centric s... 
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10/11/06AMD Introduces More Choice to the AMD LIVE!(TM) PC Digital Media Solution
New Applications, Enhancements for AMD LIVE!(TM) Entertainment Suite Business Editors/Technology Editors DigitalLife 2006 SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 11, 2006--AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced the availability of new AMD LIVE!(TM) PCs from Alienware and Dell, expanding the selection of popular, easy-to-use PCs designed to help simplify today's digital lifestyle. The AMD LIVE! PC is a full-featured media center computer po... 
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10/2/06New AMD Validated Solutions Program Empowers Channel to Deliver Best-of-Breed Commercial Platforms
AMD Expands Channel Offerings to Include New Validated Solutions, Platform Service and Support SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct 02, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) today unveiled AMD Validated Solutions (AVS), a new initiative that represents a significant evolution of the company's channel offerings. Designed to help solution providers deliver competitive, leading-edge commercial systems based on AMD64 technology, AVS addresses a growing need for best-of-breed platform provider solutions... 
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10/2/06AMD'S Proposed Acquisition of ATI Receives Merger Control Clearance in Taiwan
Business Editors/High-Tech Writers SUNNYVALE, Calif. & MARKHAM, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 2, 2006--Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE: AMD) and ATI Technologies Inc. (TSX: ATY) (NASDAQ: ATYT) today announced that the Fair Trade Commission of Taiwan has cleared the proposed acquisition of ATI by AMD. The proposed acquisition, announced on July 24, 2006, still remains subject to the approval of ATI shareholders, court approval of the plan of arrangement, approval b... 
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9/27/06AMD Announces Strategic Agreement With Founder Technology, Second Largest PC Provider in China
AMD Processor-Powered Founder Desktop PCs to be Available Early October in China BEIJING, Sep 27, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AMD (NYSE:AMD) and Founder Technology today announced an agreement to offer Founder customers a range of systems based on AMD64 processors, which are recognized for their innovation and performance-per-watt leadership. Founder, China's second largest PC provider and the seventh largest global desktop PC provider, expects to launch AMD64 processor-based desktop PCs t... 
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9/27/06AMD Opens New North American Chip Design Center in Fort Collins, CO
Business Editors/High-Tech Writers SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 27, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD) today announced the opening of an advanced microprocessor development facility in Fort Collins, CO. Dubbed the "Mile High Design Center" (MHDC), the facility is the latest in AMD's growing international network of chip design hubs. AMD plans to use the increased flexibility and efficiency provided by the MHDC to accelerate the introduction of next-generation microprocessors that... 
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9/21/06AMD Announces Socket Compatibility Plans to Drive Industry Collaboration; Sun Microsystems, Cray, Fujitsu Siemens Computers, HP, Dell and IBM Endorse Open Collaboration through AMD Torrenza Initiative to Enable Socket-Compatibility
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 21, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD) today announced that its Torrenza Initiative is serving as a collaborative force toward achieving future processor socket compatibility in the server industry. By leveraging the advantages of AMD64 with Direct Connect Architecture and HyperTransport(TM) technology, OEMs will be able to standardize on a Torrenza Innovation Socket for many of their current and future server platforms. This game-changing approach to serve... 
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9/21/06Bringing Over 20 Years of Semiconductor Manufacturing Experience, Elke Eckstein Joins AMD as Vice President of Fab 30
SUNNYVALE, Calif. & DRESDEN, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 21, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD): -- Semiconductor Industry Veteran to Oversee 300mm Transformation of One of the Industry's Highest Performing Semiconductor Fabrication Facilities AMD (NYSE:AMD) today announced that Elke Eckstein has joined the company as vice president of Fab 30, reporting to Hans Deppe, corporate vice president and General Manager of AMD Dresden, Germany. In this Dresden-based ... 
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9/19/06AMD Recognizes SOITEC S.A. with Prestigious World Class Supplier (WCS) Pathfinder Award for Best Wafer Fab Materials Supplier in 2005; Air Liquide Recognized for Outstanding Performance with the World Class Supplier (WCS) Achievement Award
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 19, 2006--AMD (NYSE: AMD) today announced it will present its annual "WCS Pathfinder Award for Best Wafer Fab Materials Supplier" to SOITEC S.A. during an awards banquet in Dresden, Germany, home to AMD's Fab 30 and AMD Fab 36 manufacturing facilities. AMD will also present a "WCS Achievement Award" to Air Liquide for their outstanding performance and service in 2005. The AMD World Class Supplier Process measures and recognizes supplier... 
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9/12/06AMD Pioneers Interactive Online Resource, Redefining Traditional Ways IT Industry Accesses Information; AMD Virtual IT Experience Brings Industry Together, Using Cutting Edge Gaming Technology to Create an ''Always On'' Resource
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 12, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD) today unveiled the AMD Virtual IT Experience, a revolutionary online event that offers a new way to approach audiences seeking access to information about AMD and its partners. The AMD Virtual IT Experience is an interactive, content-rich venue to help customers quickly locate information, tools and advice to combat IT problems and advance their business -- whether it's finding new ways to solve issues concerning power... 
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9/6/06AMD and ATI Announce Merger Control Clearances in Connection with Proposed Acquisition
SUNNYVALE, Calif. & MARKHAM, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 6, 2006--Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE:AMD) and ATI Technologies Inc. (TSX:ATY) (NASDAQ:ATYT) today announced that the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, relating to the proposed acquisition of ATI by AMD, has expired. In addition, the Commissioner of Competition issued an advance ruling certificate in connection with the proposed acquisition under the Canadian... 
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8/4/06AMD's 50x15 Initiative Expands Educational Opportunities in Uganda; AMD Shows Power of the Ecosystem Approach; Teams with More Than 15 Organizations to Narrow the Digital Divide in Africa
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 4, 2006--A consortium led by AMD (NYSE:AMD) today launched three digital inclusion programs in schools in and around Kampala, the capital city of Uganda. As part of the 50x15 Initiative, AMD is collaborating with the Ugandan Government, the New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) and 13 additional organizations as part of the company's commitment to connect 50 percent of the world's population to the Internet by the year 2015. Led by A... 
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8/3/06AMD to Present at Pacific Crest Technology Forum 2006
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 3, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD) today announced that AMD Corporate Vice President Randy Allen will present at the Pacific Crest Technology Forum at 9 a.m. MT (11 a.m. ET) on Tuesday, August 8, 2006 in Vail, Colorado. Forward-looking and other material information may be discussed during the presentation. A real-time audio webcast of the presentation will be available at http://www.wsw.com/webcast/pc4/amd/ A replay of the webcast can be acce... 
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7/31/06AMD Teams Up With Telmex to Provide Affordable Internet Connectivity Throughout Mexico; Telmex Internet Box is Affordable, Easy-to-Use Solution for Citizens of Mexico
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 31, 2006--Advanced Micro Devices (NYSE:AMD) today announced nationwide availability of the Telmex Internet Box Personal Internet Communicator (PIC) for citizens across Mexico. Developed by AMD, the Telmex Internet Box provides an increasingly broad range of customers with a complete Internet experience, including hardware, software, Internet service and support. "Telmex is committed to bringing technology to the social sectors of Mexico ... 
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7/23/06AMD to Make Significant Corporate Announcement
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 23, 2006--Advanced Micro Devices (NYSE: AMD): WHO: Hector Ruiz, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Bob Rivet, Chief Financial Officer WHAT: Remarks followed by question and answer session WHEN: Monday, July 24, 2006 at 8:00 a.m. EDT (5:00 a.m. PDT) LOGISTICS: Dial-in phone number: 612-326-1027 Replay phone number: 800-475-6701 (U.S.) or ... 
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7/20/06AMD Reports Second Quarter Results; 53 Percent Year-over-Year Sales Growth(1) Driven by Record Adoption of AMD Opteron(TM) Processors
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--July 20, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD) today reported sales of $1.22 billion, operating income of $102 million, and net income of $89 million, or $0.18 per share, for the quarter ended July 2, 2006. These results include $18 million of employee stock-based compensation expense and a net gain of $10 million associated with Spansion LLC.'s repurchase of its 12.75 percent senior subordinated notes. In the second quarter of 2005, excluding the Memory Produ... 
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6/26/06Software Industry Embraces AMD's Upcoming PC Enthusiast Platform; PC Games Joining Digital Media Software in Transition to Multi-Threaded Applications
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jun 26, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today broad software developer support for its upcoming four-core, multi-socket enthusiast platform, codenamed 4x4. Leading software developers including Bioware, Cakewalk, Crytek, Havok, Irrational Games, Midway, NERO and Sony have been working on software applications and games to take advantage of multi-core processors and benefit from AMD's Direct Connect Architecture. "We're looking at a decidedly multi-core... 
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6/14/06AMD Receives Novell YES Certification for AMD64 Processor-Based Systems; YES Certification Assures Compatibility With SUSE Linux
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jun 14, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AMD (NYSE:AMD) announced today that AMD Opteron(TM) and AMD Athlon(TM) 64 processor-based systems and AMD Turion(TM) 64 mobile technology have achieved YES Certification from Novell, further validating the company's commitment to interoperability and customer-centric innovation. Novell YES Certification demonstrates the highest level of compatibility and interoperability with Novell products, including SUSE Linux Enterprise Server. The cer... 
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6/6/06AMD Geode(TM) LX Processor Continues to Demonstrate Industry Leadership With Strong Customer Demand; AMD Embedded Solutions Drive Product Innovation With Performance, Flexibility
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 6, 2006--One year after its introduction to the market, the AMD Geode(TM) LX processor family continues to build momentum and industry demand. AMD (NYSE:AMD) launched low-power, high-performance AMD Geode LX processors at Computex 2005 to offer developers a smart choice for unique, full-featured devices, enabling extended functionality, small form factors and long battery life. The processor's versatile, industry-standard x86 architecture allow... 
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6/1/06AMD Announces Initiatives to Elevate AMD64 as Platform for System- and Industry-Wide Innovation
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--June 1, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD): -- Announcements Include Next-Generation Architecture Roadmap, System-Level Technology Advancements, Manufacturing and Process Updates, High-Performance Enthusiast Platform -- Major Industry Partners Align With AMD Vision, Showcase Solutions Based on AMD Platforms Building on its innovation leadership, partner support and customer success, AMD (NYSE:AMD) today announced a wi... 
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5/31/06AMD Cranks Up the Volume on Digital Entertainment With the AMD LIVE!(TM) PC; AMD LIVE!(TM) Entertainment Suite Enables Consumers to Stream Live TV, Protect Precious Photos, Remotely Access Content and More
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 31, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD) announced today the next milestone in digital entertainment with the AMD LIVE!(TM) PC -- a full-featured, easy-to-use media center PC, designed to enable consumers to organize, distribute, share, and enjoy their content collection throughout the home and on the go. Leading OEMs including Acer, Alienware, Fujitsu Siemens Computers, Gateway, HP, Sahara, and Tsinghua Tongfang, as well as system builders in North America, We... 
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5/22/06Microsoft and AMD Announce ``Pay-As-You-Go'' PC Program to Drive Personal Computing in Emerging Markets; Innovative New Business Model is Essential to Meeting the Goals of AMD's 50x15 Digital Inclusion Initiative
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 22, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD) and Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq:MSFT) today announced an agreement to jointly support flexible business models for emerging markets powered by Microsoft(R) FlexGo(TM) technology. The initiative reflects both companies' efforts to bring affordable access to technology to consumers around the world. At the 2006 Microsoft Windows(R) Hardware Engineering Conference (WinHEC) in Seattle, the companies stated their commitment to support the ... 
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5/17/06AMD Delivers Multi-Tasking Performance On-the-Go with First 64-Bit Dual-Core Mobile Processor; Acer, Fujitsu Siemens, Gateway, HP Among Leading Manufacturers Launching AMD Turion(TM) 64 X2 Mobile Technology-Based Notebook PCs
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 17, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD) today introduced AMD Turion(TM) 64 X2 mobile technology, the first and only family of 64-bit dual-core processors designed for thin and light notebook PCs. AMD Turion 64 X2 mobile technology allows people to get more from their mobile lifestyle through long battery life and outstanding performance, even when using multiple applications simultaneously, including demanding digital media applications. Continuing its t... 
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5/16/06AMD Unveils Energy Efficient Desktop Processor Roadmap; Energy-Efficient AMD Processors Enable Sleeker PC Designs; Help Consumers and Businesses Save Energy Without Compromising Performance
SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 16, 2006--Leveraging its leadership in performance-per-watt computing, AMD (NYSE: AMD) today unveiled a top-to-bottom energy efficient AMD desktop processor roadmap at the In-Stat Spring Processor Forum. Consumers and businesses alike are requesting smaller, more elegant PCs that aesthetically complement home and office environments, yet deliver the same performance as larger systems. Energy efficient AMD Athlon(TM) 64 X2 dual-core, AMD Athlon 64... 
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5/1/06AMD to Webcast Annual Meeting of Stockholders
SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 01, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AMD (NYSE:AMD) will hold its Annual Meeting of Stockholders at 9:00 a.m. PDT (12:00 p.m. EDT) on Friday, May 5, 2006 at The St. Regis Hotel in San Francisco, California. Forward-looking and other material information may be discussed during the presentation. A real-time audio webcast of the meeting will be available at http://phx.corporate-ir.net/ phoenix.zhtml?p=irol-eventDetails&c=74093&eventID=1236238 (Due to its length, this ... 
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4/25/06AMD Opteron(TM) Processor Marks ITs Third Anniversary with More Server Market Share Gains
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 25, 2006--Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) (NYSE: AMD): Momentum Continues for AMD Opteron Processor with 12 Newly Validated Servers for Channel and Release of HyperTransport(TM) 3.0 Specs Coinciding with the third anniversary of the launch of the AMD Opteron(TM) processor and AMD64 technology launch, AMD (NYSE: AMD) announced today it has seen an increase in its overall x86 server processor market share. Based on the 2006 first qua... 
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4/24/06AMD Applauds OMB Efforts to Limit Brand Name Specifications and Maximize Competition in Federal Procurement
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Apr 24, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Advanced Micro Devices (NYSE: AMD): -- Rule Change will Increase Transparency and Save Taxpayers Money -- Brand Name Justification Requirements Expanded to Include Simplified Acquisitions and Sole Source Procurements Advanced Micro Devices (NYSE: AMD) commended an Office of Management and Budget (OMB) memorandum announcing new federal procurement regulations designed to discourage the use of brand name specification... 
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4/12/06AMD Reports First Quarter Results
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 12, 2006-- First Quarter EPS of $0.38 Driven by Record Sales of AMD Opteron(TM) Processors and Record Gross Margin AMD (NYSE:AMD) today reported sales of $1.33 billion, operating income of $259 million, and net income of $185 million, or $0.38 per share for the quarter ended March 26, 2006. These results include a stock-based compensation expense of $15 million due to the implementation of SFAS 123(R) and an expens... 
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4/4/06AMD Begins First Revenue Shipments of AMD64 Products Manufactured at New Fab 36
MUNICH, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 4, 2006-- On-Plan, On-Time Startup of Volume Production Extends AMD's Track Record of Manufacturing Strategy Execution, Sets Stage for Rapid 65nm Transition At a press conference held here today, AMD (NYSE:AMD) announced that in March it began first revenue shipments of AMD64 processors manufactured at Fab 36 in Dresden, Germany. AMD ramped the new 300 millimeter (mm) fab to 90 nanometer (nm) volume pr... 
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3/1/06AMD Chairman and CEO Hector Ruiz Appointed to President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 1, 2006--President George W. Bush has appointed AMD (NYSE:AMD) chairman and CEO Hector Ruiz to serve on the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST). The PCAST comprises leaders from the private sector, academic and research communities. The council advises the President on issues related to technology, scientific research priorities, and math and science education. "We are at a critical juncture in the U.... 
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2/9/06AMD CEO Hector Ruiz Advises Congress That Innovation, Competition Are Keys to Ensuring U.S. Competitiveness in 21st Century
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 9, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD) -- Warns U.S. Leadership at Risk in Globalized Economy -- Cites Increased Federal Support for Research and Education; Fair and Open Competition as Critical Success Factors in Testimony Before House Committee on Government Reform Innovation and competition are vital to U.S. competitiveness in the 21st century, said AMD (NYSE:AMD) Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Hector Ruiz in testimony ... 
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2/7/06AMD Announces Broad Availability of Its I/O Virtualization Technology Specification; Open License Continues x86-Based Virtualization Momentum
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 7, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD) today announced the broad availability of its I/O virtualization technology specification. Demonstrating continued leadership in evolving the industry-standard x86 processor architecture, AMD is making this technology available through royalty-free licenses that are designed to encourage its widespread adoption by hardware and software developers. By defining a set of technologies that can be directly built into a computer's I/O ... 
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1/30/06AMD and HP Generate More Than $2 Million for the Lance Armstrong Foundation; Sales of HP Special Edition L2000 Notebook PC Powered by AMD Turion(TM) 64 Mobile Technology Exceeding Expectations
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Jan 30, 2006 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- AMD (NYSE:AMD) and HP (NYSE:HPQ) (Nasdaq:HPQ) today announced that they have generated more than $2 million to support the Lance Armstrong Foundation (LAF) through sales of the HP Special Edition L2000 Notebook PC, powered by AMD Turion(TM) 64 mobile technology. Thanks to the tremendous success of this initiative, availability of this one-of-a-kind notebook will be extended through June 2006. Available since June of last year, the HP Spec... 
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1/24/06AMD Offers 14,096,000 Shares of Common Stock
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 24, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD) today announced that it is offering 14,096,000 shares of its common stock at $35.20 per share. The offering is scheduled to close on Friday, January 27, 2006 and is subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions. AMD has granted the underwriter a 30-day option to purchase an additional 2,114,400 shares of common stock to cover overallotments, if any. Merrill Lynch & Co. is the sole underwriter for... 
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1/23/06AMD Intends to Offer Approximately $500 Million of Its Common Stock
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 23, 2006--AMD (NYSE:AMD) today announced that it intends to offer an aggregate of approximately $500 million of its common stock. AMD also intends to grant the underwriter a 30-day option to purchase an additional aggregate of approximately $75 million of its common stock to cover overallotments, if any. Merrill Lynch & Co. will be the sole underwriter for this offering. AMD intends to use approximately $226 million of the net ... 
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1/12/06Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. Announces Redemption of 4.75% Convertible Senior Debentures Due 2022
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan. 12, 2006--Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) (NYSE:AMD) announced today that it will redeem all outstanding principal amount of its 4.75% Convertible Senior Debentures Due 2022 (the "Debentures") (as of January 11, 2006, approximately $500 million) on February 6, 2006. The notice of redemption was mailed to the holders of the Notes on or about January 12, 2006. Questions regarding the redemption should be directed to The Bank of New York... 
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