Global ePoint’s Contract Manufacturing Division Receives $3 Million In Additional Orders

Major Mexican Retailer Increases reorder to $8 million

CITY OF INDUSTRY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 7, 2005--Global ePoint, Inc. (Nasdaq:GEPT - News) a leading manufacturer of security technologies for the aviation, law enforcement, industrial and commercial markets, today announced its Contract Manufacturing Division has received an additional $3 million order in conjunction with the $5 million personal computer subcontract order from Avatar Technologies for a major Mexican retailer (announced on August 15, 2005).

The original $5 million order for desktop computers and Laptops was increased by over $3 million. The additional orders are scheduled for delivery in October 2005.

"We are pleased to note the consistently increasing sales of our Divisions." said Global ePoint’s CEO, Toresa Lou. "The recent and repeated success of both the AirWorks Division and the Contract Manufacturing Division are in the forefront of this exciting trend...and we look forward to its continuation."

About Avatar Technologies, Inc                                                                     

Avatar is a supplier to a leading retailer with approximately 1,000 stores located throughout Mexico, Central America and South America. Avatar is a privately held computer wholesaler and manufacturer with long-term, volume-purchasing relationships with key manufacturers and suppliers of computer components and represents potential access to new market opportunities.

About Global ePoint’s Contract Manufacturing Division                                                                     

Global ePoint's Contract Manufacturing Division is a leading manufacturer of custom industrial and personal computers, digital video recorders and is a contract manufacturer for industrial original equipment manufacturers. It is a leading provider of industrial computers for use in airport security x-ray scanning equipment. The Contract Manufacturing Division has a well established history of providing quality manufacturing services including design, engineering, project and component management, testing and global logistics.

About Global ePoint, Inc.                                                                     

Global ePoint’s growth catalyst, through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, is the design, manufacturing, sales and distribution of digital video surveillance systems for the law enforcement, military, aviation and homeland security markets. On the cutting edge of digital technology and seeking to expand its product line, Global ePoint is developing new compression technologies and next-generation, secure network digital video systems and servers for a wide range of new markets, concentrating primarily on security and homeland defense applications. As a solid recurring revenue stream, the Company also manufactures customized computing systems for industrial, business and consumer markets, as well as other specialized electronic products and systems. Complete vertical integration -- from design and manufacturing to sales and distribution -- allows the Company to capture efficiencies and maintain cost advantages in these growing markets, particularly homeland security. For more information, please visit http://www.globalepoint.com.

This news release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. This release may contain forward-looking statements. Such statements are subject to certain risks and uncertainties, and actual circumstances, events or results may differ materially from those projected in such forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause or contribute to differences include, but are not limited to, risks related to the integration of the Company’s recently acquired operations; market acceptance of the Company's products; delays in the introduction of new products; production and/or quality control problems; further approvals of regulatory authorities and the denial, suspension or revocation of certifications and licenses by governmental authorities; and the Company’s ability to obtain capital as and when needed. For a discussion of these and other factors which may cause actual events or results to differ from those projected, please refer to the Company’s most recent annual report on Form 10-KSB and quarterly reports on Form 10-Q, as well as other subsequent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company cautions readers not to place undue reliance on any forward-looking statements. The Company does not undertake, and specifically disclaims any obligation, to update or revise such statements to reflect new circumstances or unanticipated events as they occur.


Global ePoint, Inc.
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