VIA Announces December Sales Results

Taipei, Taiwan, 6th January 2009 – VIA Technologies, Inc., a leading innovator of power efficient x86 processor platforms, today announced net sales for December 2008 of NT$441 million (US$13.43 million approximately).

This sales revenue represents a 6.85% month-on-month increase over revenues of NT$412 million (US$12.57 million) in November 2008.

VIA December Sales Revenue

Net Sales 2008* 2008** 2007* 2007** Y-on-Y Change (%)
December 440,599 13,433 697,270 21,258 -36.81%
January through December 7,925,592 241,634 14,683,905 447,680 -46.03%

*In thousands of NT dollars
**In thousands of US dollars (conversion US$1 = NT$ 32.8)

About VIA Technologies, Inc.

VIA Technologies, Inc is the foremost fabless supplier of power efficient x86 processor platforms that are driving system innovation in the PC, client, ultra mobile and embedded markets. Combining energy-saving processors with digital media chipsets and advanced connectivity, multimedia and networking silicon enables a broad spectrum of computing and communication platforms, including its widely acclaimed ultra compact mainboards. 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 and system integrators. www.via.com.tw

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