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Published on November 20th, 2012 | by Gizmodo

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HTC: No Way Are We Paying Apple $8 Per Phone

Earlier this month it was announced that Apple and HTC reached a patent settlement which would see the Taiwanese phone manufacturer enter into a 10-year licensing agreement.

HTC: No Way Are We Paying Apple $8 Per PhoneEarlier this month it was announced that Apple and HTC reached a patent settlement which would see the Taiwanese phone manufacturer enter into a 10-year licensing agreement. Now, HTC has firmly rumored figures which suggested they’d pony up $8 to Cook and co for every Android handset it sold.

Peter Chou, CEO of HTC, has referred to the $8 figure as “outrageous”, reports Reuters. During an interview in Tokyo he explained:

So, while it’s not clear exactly how much HTC is paying Apple, it seems it’s not quite as generous as the rumor mill had you believe. [Reuters]

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