AMD’s high sales results surpassed market analyst expectations.

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AMD delivers high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies for gamers and immersive platforms. Millions of consumers and fortune 500 businesses around the world depend upon AMD technology to improve how they work and live. Recently AMD announced its revenue and by the numbers in the AMD revenue, we can observe that the quarterly and full-year net income has increased more than 2x from the prior year. AMD’s high sales results and its revenue surprisingly surpassed market analyst expectations.

Microprocessor maker Advanced Micro Devices reported that the company’s fourth-quarter revenue had surpassed market analyst’s expectations and brought significant profits for the company. It predicts that this quarter revenue also will be higher as well.

According to the AMD “, all the profits are including a fourth-quarter income tax benefit of $1.30 billion connected with a valuation allowance release.

Here are some of AMD products that contributed to AMD’s high sales

AMD President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su said “We have significantly accelerated our business in 2020, delivering record annual revenue while increasing gross margin and increasing it more than double the net income from 2019.”

Also, AMD 2021 financial outlook indicates the strength of our product portfolio and robust demand for high-performance computing over PC, gaming, and data center markets. AMD looks excited about the future opportunities and very certain about the long-term strategy of the company, Along with executing their leadership product roadmaps.

Products that resulted in AMD’s high sales

AMD new Ryzen 5000 series CPUs

AMD’s new Ryzen 5000 series CPU’s outperformed Intel’s performance in desktop PC’s. Even the AMD entry-level Ryzen 5 5600X provides some impressive performance.

With AMD Ryzen 9 5600X AMD has taken the performance to a whole new level. This Cpu even outperforms Intel’s flagship core i9-10900K in some games that Anandtech tested. If you are looking for budget-friendly PC’s then these chips will deliver more impressive performance at an incredible value. The single-core speeds that AMD brings here are also very useful for content creation performance. The Ryzen 5950X also came on top in a variety of rendering and encoding tests at Anandtech and Tom’s hardware.

The company Assures that it can deliver 10 percent extra performance if you combine AMD’s new Ryzen 5000 CPUs with AMD latest Ryzen RX 6000 graphics cards. It a new feature called AMD Smart Access Memory. It’s sales also one of the reasons for AMD revenue growth.

AMD RADEON RX 6800 XT

AMD’s latest Zen 3 CPUs’S outperformed Intel in terms of performance. AMD is now focusing on Nvidia. The new AMD’s RX 6800 XT is available for users at a lesser price than its competitor Nvidia RTX 3080.

AMD also ensures that it will match or outperform Nvidia RTX 3080 in both 4K and 1440p gaming. After some official tests, the results are surprisingly amazing. Results prove that AMD is back in the game. Though it narrowed the gap on the 4K side, But Nvidia still takes a clear advantage when it comes to ray tracing and supersampling.

However, AMD has managed to narrow this gap with architectural improvements. While still being able to deliver a graphics card that works similarly with a healthy amount of VRAM (16GB).

From the reports of AMD’s high sales and revenue, we can say that the AMD RX 6800 XT also contributed its share. The AMD RX 6800 XT is a perfect match for the competitor RTX 3080, and it’s more capable than 4K and 1440p gaming.

AT CES 2021 virtual event AMD announced 

AMD’s 7nm Ryzen 5000 mobile processors

At CES 2021 keynote, AMD announced its new Ryzen 5000 mobile processor that will ensure 2021’s best gaming notebooks. Most of them all based on the 7nm Zen 3 architecture. AMD CEO Lisa Su called these series the most powerful PC processors ever built.

The previous generation of the Ryzen 5000 line has two categories for two very different audiences. The H-series is for laptops that are intended for gaming and content creation. Whereas the U-series meant for ultraportable notebooks.

AMD says RDNA 2 GPU-powered laptops 

The AMD RDNA 2, A new graphics chip and the foundation of a custom chipset. Chipsets that used in Sony’s PlayStation 5 and Microsoft Xbox series now it’s getting into laptops.

The RDNA 2 architecture will be featured in the Radeon RX 6000 series of GPUs which were the first to feature these chips. But those were top-line graphics cards designed to combat Nvidia’s 3000 series line.

These factors also may have influenced the AMD revenue. But the present AMD’s high sales or revenue doesn’t include or represent these Consume grade chips. However, we know that AMD has many silicon pies to get profited, But more than half of AMD revenue is from the Computing and graphics category.

It was 18 percent more and year-over-year mainly driven by the strong sales of Ryzen processors.

AMD CEO Lisa SU claims that the new Radeon 6000 cards were launched in quarter shipments that were three times larger than any AMD gaming GPU. Those are priced above $549. The company’s Vega cards are also pretty hard to find. Also this is the first time AMD selling a gaming PC at such a high price which is above $550.

Conclusion:

AMD has significantly accelerated its business in 2020 that resulted in AMD’s high sales and high revenue which is more than doubling net income from 2019. Quarterly AMD revenue of $3.24Which is 53 percent up and full-year AMD revenue of $9.76B which is 45 percent more. Both quarterly and full-year net incomes were more than double from last year.

AMD said ” these profits include a fourth-quarter income tax benefit of $1.30 billion associated with a valuation allowance release. It expects 2021 revenue growth of approximately 37 percent moreover 2020 driven by growth in all businesses.