Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Friday April 19, 2013

AMD's Revenue Drops 31 Percent as CPU Sales Plummet

Thursday’s news of a 31% drop in revenue from AMD wasn’t all that unexpected due to the continuing downturn of the PC market and AMD’s lackluster sales figures. The downturn has affected many of the industry’s component manufacturers, but has hit AMD particularly hard this year.

Intel is also suffering, but not as much as AMD. Intel reported a 25 percent drop in profit earlier this week, on a 2.5 percent decline in revenue.