According to RIA Novosti, under the ban can get iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X iPad 9.7 and 9.7-, 10.5—, and 12.9-inch iPad Pro.
The immediate cause was the complaint of the Korean Institute of science and technology, considering that its specialists have developed and got a patent on the technology of transistors, which is used in the A-series chips Apple technology.
At the moment the complaint is being considered by the South Korean Ministry of trade, industry and energy.
In the record of this debate Apple is not the first. The loudest, most relevant at the moment is a patent conflict with Samsung, which the U.S. company accuses of copying the design of smartphones and other devices. The litigation began in 2011. In 2012, the court ordered Samsung to pay Apple 1,051 billion. It was two and a half times less than the compensation to which claimed Apple.
Following the decision of the court demanded Apple to ban sales in the U.S. market of smartphones Galaxy S 4G and Galaxy S Showcase, modifications Galaxy S2 sold by the Telecom operators AT&T Skyrocket and T-Mobile models Galaxy S2 Epic 4G, Droid Charge and Galaxy Prevail.
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