O2Micro Announces $2.3 Million Award in BiTEK Case

August 15, 2007. O2Micro® International Limited (NASDAQ®: OIIM; SEHK: 0457), a leading supplier of innovative power management and security components and systems, announced that the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas awarded O2Micro attorneys' fees of $2,159,139.26 and costs in the amount of $109,263.29 against defendants Beyond Innovation Technology Co., Ltd., FSP Technology, SPI Electronic Co., Ltd., FSP Group and Lien Chang Electronic Enterprise Co., Ltd.

In the Memorandum Opinion and Order dated August 13, 2007, the District Court also denied a renewed motion for judgment as a matter of law and motion for new trial by defendants, and denied a motion to stay the permanent injunction currently in effect against the defendants. The defendants have appealed the case to the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit.

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 7,695 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 Information:
Mitchell Benus
Director of Investor Relations, O2Micro
Phone: 408.332.1749
Email: mitchell.benus@o2micro.com

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