AMD's no stranger to phasing out brands.
A rumor suggests that AMD has decided to kick its "VISION" brand to the curb. SemiAccurate reports that the flashy name has disappeared from its product logos. Vision, of course, was preceded by "Better By Design", which was AMD's first effort to tell consumers that a compute platform needs to be balanced and consist of a powerful CPU and a powerful GPU.
And, of course, some readers may remember AMD Live, which was somewhat similar to Intel's Viiv, but did not live long enough for consumers to understand what it really was.
Given AMD's renewed focus on the consumer market, it is a good idea to remove the clutter and simplify its product naming. Now if we only could get rid of those stale sequence numbers...