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Qualcomm Says Future iPhones Will ‘Solely Use Our Competitors’ Modems’

Qualcomm Says Future iPhones Will ‘Solely Use Our Competitors’ Modems’

Apple and Qualcomm are not exactly seeing eye-to-eye right now, and it turns out that both companies may already be prepared for not working together in the future.

Qualcomm: Latest Android Flagships Offer Faster LTE Speeds Than iPhones

Qualcomm: Latest Android Flagships Offer Faster LTE Speeds Than iPhones

Earlier this year, Samsung highlighted the fact that the Galaxy S9 offers 37 percent faster LTE download speeds than the iPhone X. Now, Qualcomm is highlighting the same albeit with a lot more data. In a detailed post, Qualcomm highlights the higher LTE speeds offered by its X20 modem found inside the Snapdragon 845 chipset.  The company post is based on the data collected by Ookla’s Speedtest.

Apple is Challenging Four Qualcomm Patents in Ongoing Legal Battle

Apple is Challenging Four Qualcomm Patents in Ongoing Legal Battle

Apple and Qualcomm are currently in a long running legal battle, and Apple has just fired another salvo into the skirmish.

Qualcomm Revamps Patent Deal to Win Back Apple, Reduce Regulatory Tension

Qualcomm Revamps Patent Deal to Win Back Apple, Reduce Regulatory Tension

In a bid to resolve its legal dispute with Apple that could see Qualcomm lose one of its biggest clients, the San Diego-based chip maker has made some changes to the licensing process of its next generation of mobile chips. This could help Qualcomm not only win back orders from Apple but also reduce regulatory scrutiny.

Tim Cook Will be Deposed on June 27 Over Patent Dispute With Qualcomm

Tim Cook Will be Deposed on June 27 Over Patent Dispute With Qualcomm

Over a large stretch of 2017, news reports kept popping up regarding an ongoing dispute between chip manufacturer Qualcomm and Apple, with both companies leveling legal teams at one another over issues most concerned with patents and patent royalty payments.

EU Fines Qualcomm $1.2 Billion For Using Dominant Position To Secure LTE iPhone Chip Orders

EU Fines Qualcomm $1.2 Billion For Using Dominant Position To Secure LTE iPhone Chip Orders

The European Commission has fined Qualcomm €997 million ($1.2 billion) for using its dominant position in the industry to thwart competition through unfair business practices. In its ruling, the EU body says that Qualcomm prevented other LTE modem suppliers to offer their baseband to a “key customer” by making significant payments to it.

Qualcomm Attacks iPhone X and iPhone 8 in New Patent Lawsuit against Apple

Qualcomm Attacks iPhone X and iPhone 8 in New Patent Lawsuit against Apple

Hot on the heels of Apple countersuing Qualcomm for infringing on at least eight of its patents, Qualcomm has filed a new patent suit against the Cupertino company for infringing on five of its patents. The patents relate to RF transceivers, device power management, image enhancement using depth-bata, and power efficiency in mobile CPUs.

Apple Countersues Qualcomm for Infringing on Its Patents

Apple Countersues Qualcomm for Infringing on Its Patents

In the legal tryst between Apple and Qualcomm, we have only seen the latter accuse the Cupertino company of infringing on its patents. Now, adding a twist to this tale, Apple today countersued Qualcomm for infringing on its patents.

2018 iPhones Said to Feature Faster Intel and Qualcomm Modems for Better LTE Speeds

2018 iPhones Said to Feature Faster Intel and Qualcomm Modems for Better LTE Speeds

With the 2017 iPhone lineup already out there in the wild, attention is already starting to diverge to what Apple will launch in 2018.

Qualcomm Accuses Apple of Breaching Contract Related to Phone-Chip Software

Qualcomm Accuses Apple of Breaching Contract Related to Phone-Chip Software

Reports recently outlined Apple’s efforts to design iPhones and iPads without Qualcomm internals of any kind under the hoods.