Sunday, April 22, 2018
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Samsung QLED TVs Receive '100 Percent Color Volume' Certification
GSMA Delays eSIM Technology as U.S. DoJ of U.S. Probes Coordination With AT&T and Verizon
Apple to Replace Some MacBook Pro Laptop Batteries
ZTE's Nubia Red Gaming Phone Released
LG Display's OLED Smartphone Screens Still Not Ready For Apple
Nintendo Labo Kits Now Available
June's VLSI Symposium Focuses on Next Generation Transistor Technology and MRAM
Samsung Not Interested in Nokia's Health Unit
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Mobiles > Qualcom...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, May 04, 2017
Qualcomm Wants to Ban iPhones


Following Apple's decision to stop paying licensing fees for smartphone chips, Qualcomm is reportedly planning to ask a U.S. trade agency to ban the imports of iPhones.

Bloomberg reports that Qualcomm is preparing to ask the International Trade Commission to stop the iPhone, which is built in Asia, from entering the country, threatening to block Apple's product from the American market in advance of its anticipated new model this fall.

The legal dispute revolves around patents Qualcomm holds related to virtually every modern high-speed smartphone, regardless of whether the devices use its chips. Apple argues the system is unfair and Qualcomm has used licensing leverage to illegally help its semiconductor unit.

Lats month, Apple cut off technology license payments to Qualcomm. As a result, Qualcomm is trying to intensify the fight to improve its negotiating position.

Spokesmen for Qualcomm and Apple declined to comment.

The iPhone is built in Asia by contract manufacturers. A successful appeal to the ITC could potentially lock it out of the U.S. market, which accounts for 40 percent of Apple's total sales.

The current iPhone uses modem chips made by Intel and Qualcomm. Up until the iPhone 7, Qualcomm was the exclusive supplier of that part.



Previous
Next
Analyst Places Netflix, Tesla In Potential Takeover Targets for Apple        All News        Tablet Shipments Declined in the First Quarter as Migration from Slates to Detachables Continues
Apple Becomes World's No.1 Wearables Vendor in Q1 2017     Mobiles News      iPhone Sales Dip In Second Quarter

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Apple to Replace Some MacBook Pro Laptop Batteries
LG Display's OLED Smartphone Screens Still Not Ready For Apple
Apple Said to Release News Subscription Service
Apple Caught Employees and Contractors Leaking Company's Unannounced Projects
Qualcomm Unveils the Vision Intelligence Platform for IoT Devices Powered by Camera, AI and Computer Vision
Apple introduces iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus (PRODUCT)RED Special Edition
Future iPhones Said to Have Touchless Controls and Curved Screens
Intel Under Pressure as Report Says Apple is Designing its Own Chips for Macs
Apple iOS 11.3 Update Brings Privacy Tools Ahead of GDPR
Low-Cost iPad For Classrooms Coming Next Week
New Apple Watch Bands Feature Spring Colors and Styles
Qualcomm's New Snapdragon 845 Virtual Reality Development Kit Coming In Q2

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2018 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .