AMD Logo


In the AMD visualization, the company’s logo effectively reflects the brand’s direction and product features, emphasizing main goals and objectives. Its symbol represents development, motion, and progress, conveying complete confidence in the products.

AMD: Brand overview

Founded:May 1, 1969
Founder:Jerry Sanders
Santa Clara, California, U.S.
AMD is an American company that manufactures processors, adapters, motherboards, chipsets, and other electronics on integrated circuits. The company was founded by a group led by Walter Jeremiah Sanders and Jack Gifford. The company’s office is located in Santa Clara, California.

Meaning and History

AMD Logo History

As a trademark, the manufacturer uses an abbreviation, which is its name: AMD stands for Advanced Micro Devices. In general, there are two main variants of the logo.

What is AMD?

AMD stands for Advanced Micro Devices, an American manufacturer of computer components, primarily graphics processors and semiconductor microprocessors. They are designed for servers, laptops, desktop computers, and gaming consoles. The company’s main competitors are industry leaders NVIDIA and Intel.

1970 – 1990

AMD Logo 1970-1990

After the company’s foundation, a symbol consisting of two arrows was adopted. One arrow is large and rectangular; the other is smaller but sharper than the first. The arrows symbolize development, motion, and progress in all directions. Due to the specific arrangement, the shape resembles a small letter “a.”

1990 – today

AMD Logo 1990-present

In 1990, the logo received a textual addition in the form of the abbreviation “AMD.” The emblem was strictly symmetrical. The geometric shapes on the AMD logo did not change but became entirely black (the previous version was white with dark edging).

Font and Colors

AMD Emblem

All letters on the AMD logo are uppercase. The letters are executed in a strict style, without serifs. The “A” and “M” are straight, while the “D” has a streamlined shape. The idea embodied in the symbols speaks of complete trust in the company’s products. At the same time, the symbols indicate seriousness and high functionality. The emblem inspires consumers with its practicality, indicates determination, and gives a sense of security.

AMD Symbol

The Advanced Micro Devices Corporation logo consists of graphic and textual elements. The commercial font Gill Sans sans serif is used for the typeface. The abbreviations “AMD” and the arrow formed by polygons are black in the basic version. There is also a version with dark green geometric figures, but it is less common than the classic black and white.

AMD color codes

BlackHex color:#000000
RGB:0 0 0
CMYK:0 0 0 100
Pantone:PMS Process Black C