JD.com to Sell AMD Ryzen Desktop Processors in China
LAS VEGAS, NV, USA, Jan 12, 2018 – CES 2018 – At the 2018 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) and JD.com (NASDAQ: JD), China’s largest retailer, announced the intent to establish JD.com as the newest authorized distributor of AMD microprocessors to provide Chinese consumers with greater access to high-performance AMD Ryzen processors.
“JD.com is China’s leading online retailer with the deep expertise required to help drive broader availability of AMD Ryzen processors in China,” said AMD President and Chief Executive Officer Dr. Lisa Su. “We are excited to be working with JD.com to provide Chinese technology consumers with greater access to high-performance AMD products.”
“As a leader in the IT industry, AMD has delivered to market numerous excellent hardware products over the years. JD.com is looking forward to becoming one of the master distributors of AMD processors in China,” said President of JD Electronics and Lifestyle Shengli Hu. “JD.com will deliver online sales advantages to bring the excellent AMD processors, including its latest Ryzen offerings, to Chinese consumers throughout the country.”
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