AMD Issues Statement On Dell Decision To Offer Customers Choice

Subject: Systems | May 18, 2006 - 06:01 PM |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. -- May 18, 2006 --AMD
(NYSE: AMD) released the following statement today regarding the
announcement Dell Inc. made in its quarterly earnings statement that it
intends to offer AMD Opteron™ Dual Core processor-based servers.

'We welcome Dell, and Dell customers, to the world of AMD64,' said
Marty Seyer, AMD senior vice president, Commercial Business. 'Dell is a
customer-focused company and we're pleased to see that they are
listening to their customers and providing them the choice of
innovative AMD products. We look forward to working closely with Dell
in bringing the benefits of AMD leadership in performance-per-watt
solutions to Dell customers.'

Source: AMD