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AMD is advertising on TV again after years

Discussion in 'Frontpage news' started by Hilbert Hagedoorn, Aug 9, 2018.

  1. Hilbert Hagedoorn

    Hilbert Hagedoorn Don Vito Corleone Staff Member

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    The signs from AMD have been green for a while now, both in revenue as well as product roadmaps. You've noticed that AMD is sponsoring Ferrari again, but now the first TV commercial has been spotted ...

    AMD is advertising on TV again after years
     
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    austin865a Master Guru

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    It's a television commercial...
     
  3. JamesSneed

    JamesSneed Master Guru

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    Cool. Very good sign. At least the commercial was not garbage like so many of AMD's commercials in the past. The do need to come up with a slogan as catch as Intel inside.
     
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    Darkiee Master Guru

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    Atleast they had have AMD logos on F1 Ferraries for few years... But that´s just sponsorship, right? :p

    Edit: AMD is sponsor this year, but last time they were was 2011-2013
     
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    schmidtbag Ancient Guru

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    From what I remember, AMD products were advertised within the past year, during the Super Bowl in the US. I don't think the ad itself was about AMD, but I remember it drawing a lot of attention toward "Ryzen" and "Radeon".
     
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    nz3777 Ancient Guru

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    Amd inside of you? .Haha.Of course not meant towards you. Yes they do need something catchy lets come-up with a slogan for them from the Community? Hope I don't get baned for what I said.
     
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    I believe I was ten or so when this aired. I liked it then, and still do. Can't be sure, but I think it was briefly shown during college athletic events on Saturdays.

     
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    Only Intruder Master Guru

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    I remember seeing this live on Sky Sports F1, I shouted (well, spoke loudly) at the TV "Do you seriously not know who that is???"

     
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    Öhr Master Guru

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    here some brainstormed crap/gold (you decide). CC-BY
    • Accelerate Progress: AMD
    • Ryze to the occation
    • Focus on the game: Radeon
    • Radeon Instinct - Compute Intelligence
    • Get more Epyc
    • AMD - Ayyyyyy!
     
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    cowie Ancient Guru

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    I thought it was yoko ono my bad

     
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    Dimitrios1983 Member Guru

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    I remember being a little kid and remembering 3DFX commercials. Best one was when they said, " We could use it for medical use, something something then they said NAH! Let's use it for gaming!" I laughed my a$$ off.
     
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    Neo Cyrus Ancient Guru

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    Maybe they'll sell video cards in a few years or something.
     
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    gx-x Maha Guru

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    "That advertisement will be used on television as commercial as well"
    what a colossal waste of money.
     
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    Aura89 Ancient Guru

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    TheDeeGee Ancient Guru

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    Well, everyone is using uBlock Origin these days, so gotta find a way to reach people i guess.
     

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    Thank god I dont watch tv, and, for the record, I hate commercials....I also tell ppl that have the sticker "intel inside" on their comps to use it as an anchor.
     
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    the ad is polished, short and gets to the point.
    now, a LOT of people watch TV and believe it or not, many people are still under the mantra "as seen on TV". If something goes live on TV, it's there and it's known.
    if AMD has the money to "burn" in a TV ad in the internet era, shows that they are doing rather well.
     
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    My case has 3 stickers phenom intel and ryzen no particular reason but just to troll people also they are kind of stamps what my case housed so far! I love my haf 922!
     
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    Haha damn that was hilarious. Imagine the huge backlash if this advertisement were released today. What a time to be alive.
     
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    Yup that was the commercial that I never forgot about when it first aired.
     

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