VIA Announces May Sales Results

Taipei, Taiwan, 1st June 2006 – VIA Technologies, Inc., a leading innovator and developer of silicon chip technologies and PC platform solutions, today announced net sales for May 2006 of NT$1.62 billion (US$50.68 million approximately).

This monthly sales revenue represents a 52% year-on-year increase over the revenue figure for May 2005 of NT1.07 billion (US$33.33 million).

VIA May Sales Revenue

Net Sales 2006* 2006** 2005* 2005** Y-on-Y Change (%)
May 1,622,949 50,678 1,067,274 33,326 52.06%
January through May 11,511,147 359,443 6,276,826 195,998 83.39%

*In thousands of NT dollars
**In thousands of US dollars (conversion US$1 = NT$ 32.025)

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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