VIA Announces September Sales Results

Taipei, Taiwan, 2nd October 2006 – VIA Technologies, Inc., a leading innovator and developer of silicon chip technologies and PC platform solutions, today announced net sales for September 2006 of NT$1.66billion (US$50.27 million approximately).

This sales revenue represents a 10.23% month-on-month increase over revenues of NT1.51 billion (US$45.60 million) in August 2006.

VIA September Sales Revenue

Net Sales 2006* 2006** 2005* 2005** Y-on-Y Change (%)
September 1,663,826 50,267 1,958,985 59,184 -15.07%
January through September 17,680,717 534,161 12,378,359 373,969 42.84%

*In thousands of NT dollars
**In thousands of US dollars (conversion US$1 = NT$ 33.1)

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.