VIA Announces August Sales Results

Taipei, Taiwan, 1st September 2006 – VIA Technologies, Inc., a leading innovator and developer of silicon chip technologies and PC platform solutions, today announced net sales for August 2006 of NT$1.51 billion (US$45.88 million approximately).

This monthly sales revenue represents a 0.07% year-over-year increase compared to revenue of NT1.51 billion (US$45.91 million) from July 2006.

VIA August Sales Revenue

Net Sales 2006* 2006** 2005* 2005** Y-on-Y Change (%)
August 1,509,435 45,879 1,574,944 47,871 -4.16%
January through August 16,016,891 486,836 10,419,374 316,698 53.72%

*In thousands of NT dollars
**In thousands of US dollars (conversion US$1 = NT$ 32.9)

About VIA Technologies, Inc.

VIA Technologies, Inc. (TSE 2388) is the foremost fabless supplier of market-leading core logic chipsets, low power x86 processors, advanced connectivity, multimedia, networking and storage silicon, and complete platform solutions that are driving system innovation in the PC and embedded markets. Headquartered in Taipei , Taiwan , VIA’s global network links the high tech centers of the US , Europe and Asia , and its customer base includes the world’s top OEMs, motherboard vendors and system integrators. www.via.com.tw.

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