According to a report by Bloomberg, Samsung (KRX:005935) recently filed a complaint with the ITC to block Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA) chips from being sold in the US.
Although a full copy of the ITC complaint isn’t available for more in-depth review, the USITC website shows that Samsung is trying to block both Nvidia SoCs and GPUs from being sold in the US. In addition to Nvidia, Samsung also named various smaller Nvidia AIB partners including EVGA, ECS, Biostar, Zotac, and more. Samsung however, did not include some of Nvidia’s larger AIB partners such as ASUS, Gigabyte, and MSI in the complaint, which could indicate that Samsung is strategically trying to [...]
According to a recent announcement, Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA) has filed complaints against both Qualcomm (Nasdaq: QCOM) and Samsung (KRX:005935) with the ITC (International Trade Commission) and the U.S. District Court in Delaware alleging that both companies are infringing on as many as seven Nvidia GPU patents which covers technology such as the “GPU”, programmable shading, unified shaders, and multi-threaded parallel processing.
The full complaints can be found here (ITC) and here (U.S. District Court in Delaware).
Nvidia is requesting that the ITC ban all shipments of Samsung Galaxy mobile phones and tablets that contain Qualcomm’s Adreno, [...]