Renesas Electronics Announces Forecasts for the Second Quarter Ending September 30, 2011 and the Fiscal Year Ending March 31, 2012, and Forecasts of Cash Dividends for the Fiscal Year Ending March 31, 2012

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Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE: 6723), a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced the consolidated financial forecasts for the six months ending September 30, 2011 as well as the consolidated full-year financial forecasts for the fiscal year ending March 31, 2012, which had been held in abeyance since May 18, 2011. The company also announced its forecasts of cash dividends for the year ending March 31, 2012.

Due to the impacts of the Great East Japan Earthquake, Renesas Electronics was unable to report the forecasts for the Second Quarter Ending September 30, 2011 and the Fiscal Year Ending March 31, 2012, as well as the forecasts for cash dividends for the year ending March 31, 2012. Based on recent market conditions and the company's financial performance, Renesas Electronics reported the above forecasts.

Refer to Renesas Electronics' press release "Renesas Electronics Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter Ended June 30, 2011" issued on August 2, 2011 for more details.

Forward-Looking Statements

The statements in this press release with respect to the plans, strategies and financial outlook of Renesas Electronics and its consolidated subsidiaries (collectively "we") are forward-looking statements involving risks and uncertainties. We caution you in advance that actual results may differ materially from such forward-looking statements due to several important factors including, but not limited to, general economic conditions in our markets, which are primarily Japan, North America, Asia, and Europe; demand for, and competitive pricing pressure on, products and services in the marketplace; ability to continue to win acceptance of products and services in these highly competitive markets; and fluctuations in currency exchange rates, particularly between the yen and the U.S. dollar. Among other factors, downturn of the world economy; deteriorating financial conditions in world markets, or deterioration in domestic and overseas stock markets, may cause actual results to differ from the projected results forecast.

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