Press Release
2013.05.14
Sunplus Announces 2013Q1 Consolidated Financial Results

Hsinchu Science Park, Taiwan, May 14th, 2013 - Sunplus Technology Co., Ltd. (TWSE: 2401, LSE: SUPD) today announced its first quarter consolidated financial results in 2013. The consolidated net sales from January to March in 2013 totaled NT$1,752 million, a decrease of 2.0% compared to the same period in 2012. The consolidated gross margin for the first quarter in 2013 was 39.6%, up 0.6 percentage points compared to the same quarter in 2012. The consolidated net loss after tax from January to March in 2013 totaled NT$47 million, and the consolidated net loss per share was NT$0.07 based on the outstanding 596,909,919 shares on March 31st, 2013.

Unit: NT$K, Except for EPS

2013Q1
2012Q1
YoY (decline)

Net Sales

1,751,874
1,787,597
(2.0)%

Gross Profit

694,457
697,533
(0.4)%

Operating Income (Loss)

(86,529)
(192,768)
(55.1)%

Profit (Loss) before Income Tax

(39,837)
(194,222)
(79.5)%

Consolidated Net Income (Loss)

(46,708)
(199,646)
(76.6)%

Consolidated Net Income (Loss)
Attributable To Shareholders of the parent

(43,950)
(169,819)
(74.1)%

Consolidated Earnings (Loss) Per Share NT$
Attributable To Shareholders of the parent

(0.07)
(0.28)
 

* Based on outstanding 596,909,919 shares on 2013/03/31

About Sunplus

Sunplus Technology Co., Ltd. (TWSE: 2401, LSE: SUPD), established in 1990, is a leading chip provider for multimedia and automotive applications such as DVD player, portable DVD player, home entertainment audio products, car infotainment and advanced driving assistance system(ADAS). Meanwhile Sunplus is offering high-speed I/O IP, high performance data conversion IP, and analog IP for a broad range of applications on consumer, portable, and connected devices for Sunplus has been accumulating strong IP technologies on consumer and multimedia segments. Sunplus is headquartered in Taiwan and has service offices in Shanghai, Shenzhen and Chengdu. For more information, please visit Sunplus website at www.sunplus.com.

Sunplus Contact

Spokesperson

Wayne Shen
Vice President
+886-3-5786005#2350
wayne@sunplus.com

Deputy Spokesperson

Joseph Chuang
Administration Div. Director
+886-3-5786005#3120
pr@sunplus.com