VIA Announces October Sales Results

Taipei, Taiwan, 1st November 2008 – VIA Technologies, Inc., a leading innovator of power efficient x86 processor platforms, today announced net sales for October 2008 of NT$640 million (US$19.41 million approximately).

This sales revenue represents a 13.86% month-on-month increase over revenues of NT$562 million (US$17.05 million) in September 2008.

VIA October Sales Revenue

NetSales 2008* 2008** 2007* 2007** Y-on-Y Change (%)
October 639,697 19,408 1,039,215 31,530 -38.44%
January through October 7,072,635 214,582 13,250,070 402,005 -46.62%

*In thousands of NT dollars
**In thousands of US dollars (conversion US$1 = NT$ 32.96)

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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