MiTAC Is Exclusively Shipping Tvia's LCD-TV Reference Design With Tvia's TrueView(TM) 5600 Digital Display Processor for All European Premium LCD-TV Platforms

04 Apr, 2006, 01:00 ET from Tvia, Inc.

    SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Tvia, Inc.
 (Nasdaq:   TVIA), a leading provider of digital display processors for advanced
 flat-panel TVs, broadcast digital DVRs, consumer display and monitor products,
 today announces that MiTAC is exclusively shipping Tvia's LCD-TV system design
 and TrueView 5600 chipset in all European LCD-TV models.  Tvia's TrueView line
 of digital display processors is used by the world's leading broadcast and
 consumer electronics companies.  MiTAC Technology Corp., a publicly listed
 company in Taiwan, is one of the leading developers and manufacturers of
 advanced flat panel displays.
     (Logo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050419/SFTU130LOGO )
     "MiTAC chose Tvia's LCD-TV reference design and TrueView 5600 for our
 European LCD-TV market based on Tvia's leading LCD-TV system designs and the
 TrueView 5600's superior picture quality over all other video controllers in
 the market," said Mason Chen, Vice President of MiTAC Technology Corporation.
 "Tvia's excellent TV Design Center's engineering team, combined with our
 outstanding engineering resources, enabled MiTAC to produce the most advanced,
 highest quality LCD-TV for the European market, which is perhaps the most
 difficult of all TV markets, in the shortest amount of time and at a
 considerable cost savings.  Tvia's TV design center delivers a world class
 engineering team that provides us with tremendous support.  They work as if
 they are part of our own engineering team," said Mr.Chen.
     "With focus on our customers and partners, Tvia has become the preferred
 flat panel television design partner with the world's leading flat panel TV
 manufacturers.  Because of today's price pressure in the TV market, MiTAC and
 Tvia's TV design center worked together to produce the highest quality
 European LCD TV's.  We deliver to the consumer market both superior picture
 quality and feature rich functionality, at a lower cost to the consumer," said
 Eli Porat, CEO of Tvia, Inc.  "The flat-panel TV market is advancing at a fast
 rate.  Tvia's TV design center enables the world's leading TV manufacturers to
 provide state of the art technology and TV designs at a significantly lower
 cost, higher picture quality, and the shortest time to market available in the
 industry.  We are proud to have MiTAC as our partner to produce superior
 LCD-TVs.  Both Tvia and MiTAC share the same commitment to excellence in TV
 design, picture quality and price performance", said Mr. Porat.
 
     About Tvia:  Tvia, Inc. is a fabless semiconductor company which designs
 and develops an extensive line of flexible, high-quality digital display
 processors for digital LCD, PDP, HD, SD, and progressive-scan TVs, as well as
 other broadcast and consumer display products.  Tvia owns and operates the
 world's leading independent TV design center providing manufacturers with
 proven TV system designs, allowing manufacturers to produce and manufacture
 the highest quality flat-panel television at a significantly lower cost with
 the shortest time to market.  The combination of Tvia's TrueView display
 processors and leading TV system designs gives Tvia's manufacturing customers
 the advantage for building the most cost-effective, highest quality display
 solutions on the market.  More information about Tvia is available at
 www.tvia.com.
 
     About MiTAC Technology Corporation:  Founded in 1989, MiTAC Technology
 Corporation (MTC), a publicly traded company in Taiwan, is a world leader in
 manufacturing of consumer electronics, LCD-TVs, MP3 products, consumer
 notebook computers and ruggedized notebook computers for the use of industrial
 and military purposes.  MiTAC is the OEM/ODM manufacturer for some of the
 world's best-known consumer electronics and PC companies.  With its rapid
 business growth, MTC was listed in Taiwan Stock Exchange in 2002, and has
 diversified into new areas, particularly the digital home entertainment market
 and wireless communication.  Under the determined leadership of President
 James Hwang, the company is dedicated to striving for innovative technologies
 with over 60% of the staff committed to research and development.  MTC strives
 to provide their global customers with the most cost-effective, high quality,
 innovative solution.  MiTAC has shown the results of this innovative focus by
 sustaining high revenue growth topping NT$37,880 million (over US$1.2 billion)
 in 2005.  For more information please visit www.MiTAC.com.
 
 

SOURCE Tvia, Inc.
    SANTA CLARA, Calif., April 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Tvia, Inc.
 (Nasdaq:   TVIA), a leading provider of digital display processors for advanced
 flat-panel TVs, broadcast digital DVRs, consumer display and monitor products,
 today announces that MiTAC is exclusively shipping Tvia's LCD-TV system design
 and TrueView 5600 chipset in all European LCD-TV models.  Tvia's TrueView line
 of digital display processors is used by the world's leading broadcast and
 consumer electronics companies.  MiTAC Technology Corp., a publicly listed
 company in Taiwan, is one of the leading developers and manufacturers of
 advanced flat panel displays.
     (Logo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050419/SFTU130LOGO )
     "MiTAC chose Tvia's LCD-TV reference design and TrueView 5600 for our
 European LCD-TV market based on Tvia's leading LCD-TV system designs and the
 TrueView 5600's superior picture quality over all other video controllers in
 the market," said Mason Chen, Vice President of MiTAC Technology Corporation.
 "Tvia's excellent TV Design Center's engineering team, combined with our
 outstanding engineering resources, enabled MiTAC to produce the most advanced,
 highest quality LCD-TV for the European market, which is perhaps the most
 difficult of all TV markets, in the shortest amount of time and at a
 considerable cost savings.  Tvia's TV design center delivers a world class
 engineering team that provides us with tremendous support.  They work as if
 they are part of our own engineering team," said Mr.Chen.
     "With focus on our customers and partners, Tvia has become the preferred
 flat panel television design partner with the world's leading flat panel TV
 manufacturers.  Because of today's price pressure in the TV market, MiTAC and
 Tvia's TV design center worked together to produce the highest quality
 European LCD TV's.  We deliver to the consumer market both superior picture
 quality and feature rich functionality, at a lower cost to the consumer," said
 Eli Porat, CEO of Tvia, Inc.  "The flat-panel TV market is advancing at a fast
 rate.  Tvia's TV design center enables the world's leading TV manufacturers to
 provide state of the art technology and TV designs at a significantly lower
 cost, higher picture quality, and the shortest time to market available in the
 industry.  We are proud to have MiTAC as our partner to produce superior
 LCD-TVs.  Both Tvia and MiTAC share the same commitment to excellence in TV
 design, picture quality and price performance", said Mr. Porat.
 
     About Tvia:  Tvia, Inc. is a fabless semiconductor company which designs
 and develops an extensive line of flexible, high-quality digital display
 processors for digital LCD, PDP, HD, SD, and progressive-scan TVs, as well as
 other broadcast and consumer display products.  Tvia owns and operates the
 world's leading independent TV design center providing manufacturers with
 proven TV system designs, allowing manufacturers to produce and manufacture
 the highest quality flat-panel television at a significantly lower cost with
 the shortest time to market.  The combination of Tvia's TrueView display
 processors and leading TV system designs gives Tvia's manufacturing customers
 the advantage for building the most cost-effective, highest quality display
 solutions on the market.  More information about Tvia is available at
 www.tvia.com.
 
     About MiTAC Technology Corporation:  Founded in 1989, MiTAC Technology
 Corporation (MTC), a publicly traded company in Taiwan, is a world leader in
 manufacturing of consumer electronics, LCD-TVs, MP3 products, consumer
 notebook computers and ruggedized notebook computers for the use of industrial
 and military purposes.  MiTAC is the OEM/ODM manufacturer for some of the
 world's best-known consumer electronics and PC companies.  With its rapid
 business growth, MTC was listed in Taiwan Stock Exchange in 2002, and has
 diversified into new areas, particularly the digital home entertainment market
 and wireless communication.  Under the determined leadership of President
 James Hwang, the company is dedicated to striving for innovative technologies
 with over 60% of the staff committed to research and development.  MTC strives
 to provide their global customers with the most cost-effective, high quality,
 innovative solution.  MiTAC has shown the results of this innovative focus by
 sustaining high revenue growth topping NT$37,880 million (over US$1.2 billion)
 in 2005.  For more information please visit www.MiTAC.com.
 
 SOURCE  Tvia, Inc.