China blocks sale of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus

This order marked another severe fallout for the company in key overseas market.

Last Updated: Jun 17, 2016, 20:59 PM IST
China blocks sale of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus

Zee Media Bureau

New Delhi: The tussle between Apple Inc. And the Chinese government is going from bad to worse. In an another major setback, Beijing Intellectual Property Bureau barred the company from the sale of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 plus in the country as their designs is similar to a Chinese brand 100C, as per Tech Crunch reports.

Beijing claims that Apple violated design patents of the Chinese smartphone company and therefore have to halt the sale of its two latest iPhones.

This order marked another severe fallout for the company in key overseas market.

It is not the first time Apple faced such kind of restrictions in China. Earlier, Chinese government terminated Apples iTune Movies and iBook Services.

The company will soon end the production of both the models in China.