The AMD FirePro professional graphics and SeaMicro dense-server products. GPU gaming sales also did well.
Despite these bright spots, AMD recorded a 17% year-on-year loss with revenues of $5.4 billion in sales and a net loss of $1.18 billion.
The CPU & GPU experts are continuing to develop integrated CPU/GPU “Application Processing Units” or APUs for new segments such as low-power for tablets and embedded projects.
New APU and GPU products are planned for launch in the first half of 2013 which is intended to accelerate the AMD business for the second half of 2013.