VIA Announces September Sales Results

Taipei, Taiwan, 3rd October 2005 – VIA Technologies, Inc., a leading innovator and developer of silicon chip technologies and PC platform solutions, today announced net sales for September 2005 of NT$1.96 billion (US$59.04million approximately).

On a sequential basis, this monthly sales revenue represents a 24.38% increase over August’s figure of NT$1.57 billion (US$47.47million approximately).

VIA September Sales Revenue

Net Sales
2005*
2005**
2004*
2004**
Y-on-Y Change (%)
September
1,958,985
59,041
1,883,751
56,774
3.99%
January through September
12,378,359
373,067
14,425,645
434,769
-14.19%

*In thousands of NT dollars
**In thousands of US dollars ( conversion US$1 = NT$ 33.180)

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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