DGCCRF, France’s consumer watchdog, fined Apple €25 million (US$27.3 million) for intentionally slowing the performance older iPhones.
To be eligible, you had to have bought it between January 1, 2017 and December 28, 2018.
Senator Thune wants an answer to his letter by January 23. This article will be updated when Apple responds.
If Apple is found guilty, the maximum penalty is two years in prison for responsible parties, a fine of 300,000 euros, and five percent of the company’s annual turnover.