Sonix Reported Earnings of the First Quarter 2012

Hsinchu, Taiwan, April 27th, 2012- Sonix Technology Company Ltd., (Sonix, TAIEX: 5471) today announced the 1st quarter results for 2012. In the first quarter, net sales of Sonix totaled NT$ 730 million, decreased slightly by 6% from NT 779 million in the same period of last year. Benefit from better product mix, gross profit increased to NT$316 million and gross margin of the 1st quarter were 43%. Operating income were NT$156 million which represented an 8% increase compared with last year.. Net income were NT$122 million and earnings per share (after tax) were NT$0.73.

Sonix Technology 1Q Financial Results of 2012

NT$ thousand
Year 1Q 2012 1Q 2011 YoY
Net Sales 730,227 778,593 -6%
Gross Profit 316,264 305,233 4%
Operating Income 156,091 144,411 8%
Income before Tax 139,833 151,308 -8%
Net Income 122,112 135,329 -10%
*EPS (NT$) 0.73 0.81

*EPS(after tax) are based on the average weighted outstanding shares