Qualcomm has said in a court hearing that Apple owes them $7 billion in patent royalty payments. It also claimed that Apple’s partners are also withholding royalties causing significant loss to the company.
Recently, Qualcomm has filed a lawsuit against Apple asking a Chinese court to block the sale and manufacturing of iPhones within the country.
Qualcomm Is The Modem Supplier For iPhone 6S, But Apple May Use Intel LTE Modem For The iPhone In 2017
A recent report claims that Qualcomm is collaborating with TSMC to build modems for this year’s iPhones, while Apple may be considering Intel LTE Modem for future iPhone models that will be coming in 2017.