VIA Announces August Sales Results

Taipei, Taiwan, 2nd September 2005 – VIA Technologies, Inc., a leading innovator and developer of silicon chip technologies and PC platform solutions, today announced net sales for August 2005 of NT$1.57 billion (US$48.10 million approximately).

On a sequential basis, this monthly sales revenue represents a 20.93% increase over July’s figure of NT$1.30 billion (US$39.77 million approximately).

VIA August Sales Revenue

Net Sales
2005*
2005**
2004*
2004**
Y-on-Y Change (%)
August
1,574,944
48,097
1,925,568
58,805
-18.21%
January through August 10,419,374 318,197 12,541,894 383,017 -16.92%

*In thousands of NT dollars
**In thousands of US dollars (conversion US$1 = NT$ 32.745)

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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