The two tech giants came in front of each other when Apple sued Samsung for violating its patent in 2011. The Apple claims that Samsung has used the Apple’s design in its smartphones where the jury awarded the Apple $1.05 billion. However, both companies has agreed to settlement amount which has been kept confidential.
The claimed amount was dragged down over the years by jury. Apple’s claim was for $1 Billion and Samsung was interested in paying $28 million. The claim was awarded half was at $538.6 million.
Interestingly during all this legal war, Samsung was still selling Apple chips and displays for iPhone while making $110 revenue for every iPhone X. This co-operation is expected to be increased after end of this courtroom battle.