Some Apple the process of selling all of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus in Germany after it was banned by a local court from the sale of these models, specifically from the phones and iPhones in the month of December last year. And prevent Apple from selling these models of the iPhone in Germany not found the A local court that these phones infringed one of the patents Qualcomm.
New models of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, which will be sold in Germany will have a modem of Qualcomm only, reported Apple they wouldn’t say using a modem of Intel in phones and iPhones that will be sold in Germany. The problem wasn’t even in the chip of the Intel’s the same, but on a chip required additional company Qorvo.
Similarly, in China to prevent Apple from selling the iPhone 7 and iPhone 8, but Apple didn’t stop selling these models there are, where they are still appealing the decision. Take into consideration that iPhone X was targeted also in this case, but given that Apple no longer sell it originally, he is not affected by the ban. Moreover, the ban is only valid in the stores of Apple and at stores to a third party.
Phones iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR current used to turn the modem of Intel not decided Apple abandoned reliance on modem the Qualcomm. However, faced with Qualcomm to provide Apple with the season for the older models of iPhone that are still Apple know for sale.