Skip to content

Apple to continue using Qualcomm 5G modems through March 2027

A statement made during the Qualcomm earnings call revealed Apple has extended its 5G modem patent license agreement through March 2027.

A hand holding an iPhone 15 displaying an article about iPhone 15 Pro Max camera capabilities with a photo of the phone.
iPhone 15

Apple and Qualcomm are stuck in a strained relationship a little bit longer. In-house development of an Apple-made modem continues to encounter issues, leading Apple to extend its agreement with Qualcomm.

According to a post from Ben Bajarin on X, Qualcomm mentioned Apple’s licensing agreement during its earnings call. Apple has extended its global patent license agreement for an additional two years.

Continue Reading on AppleInsider | Discuss on our Forums