VIA Announces January Sales Results

Taipei, Taiwan, 1st February 2005 – VIA Technologies, Inc., a leading innovator and developer of silicon chip technologies and PC platform solutions, today announced net sales for January 2005 of NT$1.55 billion (US$48.67 million approximately).

On a sequential basis, this monthly sales revenue represents a 1.73% decrease over December’s figure of NT$1.57 billion (US$49.53 million approximately), but a more than 24% increase over the same month last year.

VIA January Sales Revenue

Net Sales
2005*
2005**
2004*
2004**
Y-on-Y Change (%)
January
1,546,842
48,673
1,243,767
39,137
24.37%

*In thousands of NT dollars
**In thousands of US dollars (conversion US$1 = NT$ 31.78)

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