MOSCOW, 5 Feb — RIA Novosti. The state Duma Committee on economic policy, industry, innovative development and entrepreneurship will appeal to Rospotrebnadzor with a request to check Apple and Samsung on the subject of intentional poor performance smartphones to stimulate the purchase of new models corresponding to the Protocol instruction was developed by the Deputy Alexander Starovoitov (LDPR).
The Deputy explained that earlier the Antimonopoly service of Italy in the course of the audit the activities of Apple and Samsung fined in the amount of 15 million euros due to the deliberate use of the disadvantages of smartphones to encourage the purchase of new models.
“We are confident that this algorithm is slowing the software in order to increase sales of new gadgets being used on the territory of the Russian Federation”, — stated in the order.
“We consider it appropriate to instruct the state Duma Committee on economic policy, industry, innovative development and entrepreneurship make a request to the CPS to identify violations on the territory of the Russian Federation with the subsequent consideration of the issue in Court”, — stated in the document adopted at the plenary session of the lower house of Parliament on Tuesday.
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