Apple sues HyperMac: Breaking MagSafe and iPod Connectors Patents

Apple has recently filed a lawsuit against Sanho Corporation, this is because Apple believe that some of Sanho’s products violate Apple’s patents.

In total it is thought that Apple are claiming that six patents have been violated, apparently Sanho has developed and sold products that use Apple’s unique MagSafe and iPod 30-pin connectors.

Products that use the magnetic power connectors include chargers for the MacBook, MacBook Pro and MacBook Air, all of which were sold under the HyperMac brand. Interestingly Sanho use recycled official MagSafe products made by Apple.

Also other accessories for the iPhone, iPad and iPod utilize Apple’s 30-pin dock connector, according to Apple these products infringe Apple patents.

Sanho’s products include external batteries which are very popular with consumers as they give your Apple products extra juice at a relatively low price, you can see their full range of products here.

If you would like to find out in-depth information regarding the patent infringement check out the source link below.

Source: AppleInsider

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Written by Jamie Pert

Jamie has a background in computer repairs and maintenance along with network administration, he now enjoys utilizing the benefits of new technologies and enjoys writing about anything that brings new technology to the world.

He began writing for Product Reviews in mid 2009 and has since expanded his knowledge across a wide-base of devices, he is looking to get more hands-on experience with new devices to gain a better understanding of the latest and greatest technologies.

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