Surprisingly, Apple and Qualcomm They agreed to abandon all legal disputes that led them on a global scale.
According to the company Cupertino, the contract includes the payment of Apple not specified in royalties Qualcomm. In addition, they have signed a six-year license, which can be expanded two more to supply chips.
This agreement comes weeks after the CEO Qualcomm expressed readiness to work Apple to equip the iPhone with a 5G connection.
"We are still in San Diego, they have our telephone number, if they call us, they will have our support," the president replied Qualcomm, Cristiano Amon, when consulted by Axios at the beginning of April.
Apple stopped using modems Qualcomm in 2017. Then started a legal battle that seems to be over, because Apple needs 5G connecting chips for their iPhone. Without Qualcomm it is estimated that he will have this technology on his phones in 2021.