Nokia filed a lawsuit against Apple in the US and Europe, accusing it of violating 32 patents
Nokia has ended up the contract with Microsoft last year, It has been busy coming back into Smartphone business after 6 years. Nokia is launching a smartphone powered by Android yes, we have already reported in our previous posts.
Nokia corp has filed a lawsuit against, Cupertino giant, accusing the iPhone maker of violating its cover patents for displays, user interfaces, software, antennas, chipsets and video coding. A total of 32 violations, of its patents that are being used by Apple Inc, reported by StreetInsider.
Nokia Corp, the Finnish handset maker says that it owns tens of thousands of technology used in smartphones, tablets, computers and similar devices.
Over the past 20 years, Nokia has invested more than 115 billion euros in research and holds three patents intellectual property portfolio after the purchase in 2013, NSN and Alcatel-Lucent in 2016.
“Against the background of regular investment in research and development of Nokia has created or is related to many fundamental technologies used in modern mobile devices, including Apple products, – said the head of the patent business Nokia Ilkka Rahnasto. – After several years of unsuccessful attempts to negotiate with Apple about the use of these patents, we decided to protect our intellectual property in court. “
The lawsuits against Apple entered the regional courts of Düsseldorf, Mannheim, and Munich in Germany, and also in the United States District Court in Texas. At the moment, Nokia is in the process of filing complaints, and in other countries also.
Nokia has very aggressive plans for 2017, Here are Nokia’s 2017 Upcoming Smartphones
|Mobile Name||Expected Date||Expected Price|
|Nokia D1C||25th December 2016||Rs. 18,500|
|Nokia E1||10 February 2017||Rs. 12,999|
|Nokia Edge||20 January 2017||Rs. 45,990|
|Nokia P||16 February 2017||Rs. 48,990|
|Nokia Z2 Plus||24 March 2017||Rs. 49,000|
We will inform you regarding the patent war that has started again, but this time its Nokia Vs Apple. Let’s see what happens and will update the info as the story builds up.