Against Apple filed a new class action lawsuit due to lack of memory on the iPhone and iPad




At the end of December, Apple sued because of loss of memory after installing iOS 8. The plaintiffs argue that the company did not inform the user about what amount of space on your mobile device platform takes Depending on the operating system can take up to 23.1% iGadzhetov available memory. The lawsuit was filed by two residents of Florida.


This week, two representatives of other states, acting on its own behalf and on behalf of other members have filed a similar class-action lawsuit. They note that with the release of Apple OSes did not say how long the program will require space for recording. They are sure that this is done in order to get users to sign up for a paid storage system iCloud.

According to the plaintiffs, Apple lowered and distorted important factual information pertaining to the use of the memory capacity of 8 and 16 GB iPhone, iPad, and the iPod, and introduced consumer confusion about the validity of the amount of available memory. Operating System iOS 8 occupies a significant portion of memory in the case of devices with 8 and 16 GB of memory, so that the user can use much less memory than indicated in advertising. When upgrading older models iPad and iPhone for the latest version of the operating system memory loss can be up to 1.3 GB.

Given that the preset iOS 8 is mandatory and all promotional materials Memory Set excluding part occupied by the operating system, the plaintiffs argue that the buyer receives the device with significantly less memory than the one on which it counts.

Apple has not yet commented on the lawsuit.

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