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Kopin's U.S. Display Operations Receive ISO 9001:2000 Certification


TAUNTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--March 24, 2008--Kopin(R) Corporation (NASDAQ: KOPN), one of the world's largest manufacturers of high-resolution microdisplays for consumer and military applications, today announced that its U.S. display operations have achieved a key milestone for quality management system - certification to the International Organization for Standardization ISO 9001:2000 Standard.

"Our military and commercial customers place a premium on our ability to consistently manufacture products that meet the most rigorous performance standards," said President and Chief Executive Officer Dr. John C.C. Fan. "With this certification, all of our primary manufacturing and engineering locations around the world, including our HBT (heterojunction bipolar transistor) operations and our Korean display facility, are now ISO 9001:2000 compliant. Our success in attaining this goal reflects our strong commitment to delivering the world's highest quality display and HBT products."

About ISO 9001:2000

ISO 9001:2000 specifies requirements for a quality management system with the ultimate goal of enhancing customer satisfaction. The standard provides a system of practices and principles for an organization to consistently provide products that meet customer and applicable regulatory requirements.

About the International Organization for Standardization (ISO)

ISO, a non-governmental organization, is the world's largest developer and publisher of International Standards. ISO is a network of the national standards institutes of 157 countries, one member per country, with a Central Secretariat in Geneva, Switzerland, that coordinates the system.

About Kopin

Kopin Corporation produces lightweight, power-efficient, ultra-small liquid crystal displays and heterojunction bipolar transistors (HBTs) that are revolutionizing the way people around the world see, hear and communicate. Kopin has shipped more than 30 million displays for a range of consumer and military applications including digital cameras, personal video eyewear, camcorders, thermal weapon sights and night vision systems. The Company's unique HBTs, which help to enhance battery life, talk time and signal clarity, have been integrated into billions of wireless handsets as well as into WiFi, VoIP and high-speed Internet data transmission systems. Kopin's proprietary display and HBT technologies are protected by more than 200 global patents and patents pending. For more information, please visit Kopin's website at

Kopin, CyberDisplay, and The NanoSemiconductor Company are trademarks of Kopin Corporation.

Safe Harbor Statement

Statements in this news release may be considered "forward-looking" statements under the "Safe Harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These include statements relating to Kopin's strong commitment to delivering the world's highest quality display and HBT products. These statements involve a number of risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those expressed in the forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, potential claims or liability that could arise as a result of the Company's restatement of its financial statements; and other risk factors and cautionary statements listed in the Company's periodic reports and registration statements filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including the Annual Report on Form 10-K for the 12 months ended December 30, 2006. You should not place undue reliance on any forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date on which they are made. The Company undertakes no responsibility to update any of these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstance occurring after the date of this report.

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