Qualcomm, the world’s greatest maker of smartphone chips, has claimed for the offer of some iPhones in the US to be blocked.
It asserts that iPhones utilizing chips by rivals, for example, Intel, encroach six of its licenses.
Qualcomm said it had asked the US International Trade Commission (ITC) to examine and force an import square.
It is the most recent move in a progression of debate and claims amongst Apple and Qualcomm.
In January, Apple documented two claims against Qualcomm, guaranteeing it had mishandled its overwhelming business sector position.
It likewise asserted the chip-producer had broken an understanding between the two organizations, by denying Apple access to chip innovations it was qualified for use under the terms of an authorizing bargain.
The most recent contradiction concerns six licenses identifying with vitality sparing components on the iPhone, which it says Apple has utilized without authorization.
“Apple keeps on utilizing Qualcomm’s innovation while declining to pay for it. These claims try to stop Apple’s encroachment of six of our licensed advancements,” the organization said in an announcement.
Apple alluded the BBC to a past proclamation on it. In which it said the organization’s business rehearses “hurt the whole business”.
“They supply us with a single accessibility section, yet for a significant long time have been asking for a rate of the total cost of our things – satisfactorily saddling Apple’s advancement”, it said.
“We accept profoundly in the estimation of licensed innovation. In any case we shouldn’t have to pay them for development jumps forward they don’t have anything to do with.”
Qualcomm said it trusted the ITC would start an examination in August.