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  • Last update: Friday 2 October 2015 [242 news items]

VIA to see limited benefit from OLPC refresh

Apr 20, 15:06

One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) announced a hardware refresh for its XO-1 notebooks on April 17, but VIA Technologies, CPU and chipset supplier of the new XO-1 Gen 1.5, is unlikely to...

OLPC XO-1 notebook

VIA sees revenues up 37% sequentially in March, expects significant revenue growth in May

Apr 3, 14:40

VIA Technologies saw its revenues grow 37% sequentially to NT$533 million (US$15.77 million) in March, but the company still suffered an on-year drop of 50.12%. First-quarter revenues...

Nvidia CEO rumored to pay visit to Taiwan on April 20

Apr 1, 16:34

Jen-Hsun Huang, CEO and president of Nvidia, plans to pay a visit to Taiwan on April 20 to visit foundry partner Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) and several motherboard...

VIA announces HD module for Pico-ITXe boards

Mar 31, 12:41

VIA Technologies has announced the first expansion HD module (VIA P710-HD) for its stackable Pico-ITXe boards.

Nvidia may take up VIA shares through private placement, say sources

Mar 27, 15:54

VIA Technologies plans to sell 300 million new shares at a price ranging from NT$9-12 (US$0.27-0.35) per share through private placement, the company has announced. Nvidia is reportedly...

Intel pushes netbook standards in China to compete against VIA, says paper

Newswatch - Mar 23, 15:52

Intel is pushing netbook standards in China's white-box netbook market hoping to compete against VIA Technologies' netbook alliance, according to a Chinese-language Commercial...

VIA unveils Surfboard for mini-notebooks

Mar 19, 09:52

VIA Technologies has announced the VIA Surfboard C855 reference design, an ultra-compact mainboard incorporating the VIA C7-M ULV processor, the new VIA VX855 unified IGP chipset,...

Intel suppling Atom N270 to white-box netbook makers in China, says paper

Newswatch - Mar 13, 14:04

Intel has recently started supplying its Atom N270 processor to white-box netbook vendors in China, according to a Chinese-language Commercial Times report. Since the N270...

VIA announces VX855 MSP for SFF and mobile PCs

Mar 13, 13:54

VIA Technologies has announced the VIA VX855 media system processor (MSP) – a power efficient, all-in-one chipset that addresses the key performance and entertainment requirements...

Foxconn to join VIA-led alliance for white-box netbooks

Mar 11, 16:40

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) has applied to participate in VIA Technologies' Global Mobility Bazaar (GMB), a strategic alliance targeting China's white-box netbook...

Integrated graphics chip market to disappear by 2012, says Jon Peddie Research

Mar 6, 10:29

Jon Peddie Research (JPR) has announced a new study that indicates the end of the market for IGPs.

IC backend suppliers see sales rebound on resumed orders

Mar 4, 16:27

IC substrate makers Phoenix Precision Technology (PPT) and Nan Ya Printed Circuit Board (NPC), and packaging house Greatek Electronics are all seeing improved utilization rates thanks...

VIA unveils a new form factor smaller than Mini-ITX

Mar 3, 17:29

VIA Technologies has announced its latest board form factor for embedded system developers, the Em-ITX form factor. Offering embedded developers a compact, versatile and highly integrated...

A technical drawing of Em-ITX board and expansion module

IC distributors developing white-box netbook reference designs with SiRF CPUs

Mar 2, 12:13

Taiwan IC distributors are developing white-box netebook reference designs based on SiRF's A4 chipsets, according to market sources.

Taiwan IC designers ahead in China white-box notebook market

Feb 27, 13:44

The monthly shipments of white-box notebooks to the China market have reached over 200,000 units, attracting more IC designers to join this market. But Taiwan IC designers have taken...

Nvidia confirms Ion platform for VIA, scheduled for release in 2009

Feb 20, 19:00

Jen-Hsun Huang, president and CEO of Nvidia, has revealed to Digitimes that Nvidia will launch an Ion platform (Ion 2) supporting VIA Technologies' Nano CPUs in 2009. The platform...

Nvidia CEO speaks out against Intel lawsuit

Feb 20, 18:47

Intel recently filed a lawsuit with the Court of Chancery in the state of Delaware against Nvidia, asking the court to declare that Nvidia is not licensed to produce chipsets that...

Jen-Hsun Huang, president and CEO of Nvidia

Lenovo adopts Nvidia Ion platform for over-10-inch netbooks, says paper

Newswatch - Feb 18, 17:16

Lenovo plans to launch 11.6-inch and 12.1-inch netbooks combining Intel's Atom processor and Nvidia's Ion platform in the second quarter of this year, according to a Chinese-language...

IC distributors developing white-box notebook reference designs

Feb 16, 12:05

Some IC distributors are aggressively setting up their own R&D teams to provide reference designs to notebook designers and manufacturers targeting China's white-box notebook...

Pixart joins VIA alliance for China white-box netbook market

Feb 13, 09:35

Taiwan-based CMOS image sensor (CIS) maker Pixart Imaging has obtained certification from Global Mobility Bazzar (GMB), an alliance of manufacturing and infrastructure partners led...

The first Ion-based product is a nettop; to launch before June, says Nvidia

Feb 12, 14:19

Drew Henry, general manager of MCP business at Nvidia has revealed that the first Ion-based PC product will be a nettop priced at US$299, which will be launched before June this year...

Nvidia Ion-based PC that features GeForce 9400 chipset and Intel Atom processor

Global PC processor market to decline through 1H09, says IDC

Feb 11, 14:37

Worldwide PC processor shipments fell significantly in the fourth calendar quarter of 2008, according to IDC. A further demand decline in the first quarter of 2009 points to a very...

VIA Telecom receives 3G handset chip orders from Tianyu, Dopod and Lenovo, paper says

Newswatch - Feb 10, 12:30

VIA Telecom, a subsidiary of VIA Technologies, has received orders for baseband chips for use in CDMA2000 handsets from China vendors Beijing Tianyu Communications Equipment, Dopod...

VIA to ship Nano CPUs for 12-inch Samsung netbook in 1Q09

Feb 6, 15:13

VIA Technologies is expected to ship 150,000-200,000 units of its Nano U225 processors for Samsung's 12.1-inch NC20 netbooks in the first quarter of 2009, according to market sources...

VIA suffers revenue drop in January

Feb 4, 16:31

VIA Technologies recently announced revenues of NT$367 million (US$11 million) for January this year, drops of 16.78% on month and 61.33% on year.

Foxconn and Shuttle to launch VIA-based mini desktop PCs, says paper

Newswatch - Jan 8, 16:36

Foxconn Electronics (Hon Hai Precision Industry) and Shuttle are both planning to launch mini desktop PCs using VIA Technologies' Trinity platform, according to a Chinese-language...

VIA and SiS see on-year drop in 2008 revenues

Jan 7, 16:11

VIA Technologies has announced revenues for December 2008 of NT$441 million (US$13.38 million), although an increase of 6.8% on month, the amount still dropped 36.81% on year. The...

VIA to launch new Nano CPU in 3Q09 and dual-core Nano before the end of 1Q10

Dec 31, 11:44

VIA Technologies has recently notified its partners that the company plans to launch the next-generation Nano 3000 series CPU in the third quarter of 2009, while engineering samples...

VIA platform accounts for 10-15% of netbook shipments in 2008, says paper

Newswatch - Dec 29, 15:22

VIA's platform will account for 10-15% of the total netbook shipments this year, according to a Chinese language Apply Daily report cited sources at VIA.

WinHEC 2008: VIA sticks to low-power solutions

Dec 26, 14:08

During the time when CPU players were searching for ways to break the highest frequencies possible, VIA Technologies decided to steer its CPU development in a completely different...

Samsung to showcase 12-inch netbook based on VIA Nano at CES

Dec 23, 12:29

Samsung Electronics plans to launch a new netbook (NC20) based on the VIA Technologies' Nano processor, with the company showcasing the netbook at CES 2009, starting January 8, according...

VIA announces platform for low-cost PC and embedded markets

Dec 19, 14:15

VIA Technologies has announced a new 3-chip silicon platform that it claims brings HD performance to ultra compact systems for a richer user experience.

VIA announces new barebone storage server

Dec 11, 16:13

VIA Technologies has announced the VIA ARTiGO A2000 barebone storage mini-server which packs terabytes of storage capacity within a stylish, compact, low power and low noise system,...

VIA ARTiGO A2000 barebone storage mini-server

VIA sees drop on November revenues

Dec 3, 16:40

VIA Technologies' revenues in November were NT$412 million (US$12.29 million), drops of 35.54% on month and 44.02% on year, while the company's combined revenues for the first 11...

VIA to spin off RISC-based CPU business to save costs, says paper

Newswatch - Nov 27, 12:08

Impacted by the sagging global economy, VIA Technologies will spin off its non-core business later this month to save costs, according to a Chinese-language Economy Daily New...

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    VIA ARTiGO A900 Android system

    VIA Technologies has launched the VIA ARTiGO A900 Android system. With its 3D graphics and HD video performance, I/O connectivity options, and software development tools, the VIA...

    Photo: Company, Sep 24.

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    VIA Viega ruggedized Android tablet

    VIA Technologies has announced the VIA Viega, a ruggedized 10.1-inch Android tablet. The IP65-rated VIA Viega sports a durable design that protects against spills, rain, and dust...

    Photo: Company, Jul 18.

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    VIA Android BSP enables split-screen multi-touch function

    VIA Technologies has announced its latest Android board support package (BSP) for the VIA Vantage digital signage line which enables a split-screen multi-touch user experience that...

    Photo: Company, Mar 4.

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    VIA EPIA-P910 Pico-ITX motherboard

    VIA Technologies has announced the EPIA-P910 Pico-ITX motherboard, the first VIA motherboard to feature the latest VIA VX11H MSP in combination with a VIA QuadCore E-series processor...

    Photo: Company, Sep 11.

  • VIA+ARM+DS+digital+signage+system

    VIA ARM DS digital signage system

    VIA Technologies has announced the VIA ARM digital signage (DS) system. Developed for the Android operating system, the VIA ARM DS is an all-in-one system-ready solution for managing...

    Photo: Company, Jun 25.

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