2005-05-27 Via C7 Via processor previously known as Esther (Mobile:C7-M) for small and light systems based on the Eden platform made with a 90 nm SOI, low-k CMOS process. Uses the C5J core with improved branch prediction, SSE2/SSE3 support, and a hybrid Banias / Via bus. Also includes RSA and SHA-1 (Secure Hash Algorithm) support in the "PadLock Hardware Security Suite" hardware. Manfactured by IBM.
2005-08-17 Via VN800 / VN600 Chipset for Via C7M and Pentium M. Includes Unichrome 2 graphics. VN600 will add DVI and TV outputs, SATA and HD-Audio (Vinyl audio). A VN600-M will in addition have HDTV out, and MPEG2/MPEG4/WMV9 acceleration.