VIA Announces October Sales Results

Taipei, Taiwan, 1st November 2005 – VIA Technologies, Inc., a leading innovator and developer of silicon chip technologies and PC platform solutions, today announced net sales for October 2005 of NT$2.07billion (US$61.77 million approximately).

On a sequential basis, this monthly sales revenue represents a 5.80% increase over Septembe r’s figure of NT$1.96 billion (US$58.38 million approximately).

VIA October Sales Revenue

Net Sales
2005*
2005**
2004*
2004**
Y-on-Y Change (%)
October
2,072,626
61,768
1,848,446
55,087
12.13%
January through October 14,450,985 430,666 16,274,091 484,997 -11.20%

*In thousands of NT dollars
**In thousands of US dollars ( conversion US$1 = NT$ 33.555)

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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