02 MICRO ANNOUNCES SETTLEMENT WITH HON HAI AND AMPOWER

Date4-Oct-2007
O2Micro(R) Announces Settlement with Hon Hai and Ampower

Thursday October 4, 8:30 am ET

GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman--(BUSINESS WIRE)--O2Micro® International Limited (NASDAQ:OIIM - News; SEHK:0457 - News), a leading supplier of innovative power management, and security components and systems, announced that it has reached an agreement with Hon Hai Precision Industries, Co., Ltd. and Ampower Holding, Ltd. that resolves all of the outstanding issues between the companies in the litigation currently pending in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas (Civil Action No. 2-05 CV-323 CE).

About O2Micro

Founded in April 1995, O2Micro develops and markets innovative power management, and security components and systems for the Computer, Consumer, Industrial, and Communications markets. Products include Intelligent Lighting, Battery Management, Power Management, SmartCardBus® and Security products, such as VPN/Firewall system solutions.

O2Micro International maintains an extensive portfolio of intellectual property with 7,806 patent claims granted, and over 9,000 more pending. The company maintains offices worldwide. Additional company and product information can be found on the company website at www.o2micro.com.

O2Micro, the O2Micro logo, SmartCardBus, and combinations thereof are registered trademarks of O2Micro. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

 

Contact:

O2Micro

Mitchell Benus, 408.332.1749

Director of Investor Relations

mitchell.benus@o2micro.com