Airtel and Reliance Jio have recently launched their VoWiFi calling service. After the introduction of this service, users will be able to experience better voice calling service in indoor with the help of VoWi-Fi. Most users have problems like call drop and voice breaking in indoor.
The main reason for this is that the connectivity of mobile networks in indoor is less than in outdoor. The strength of the mobile network is less in indoor. In such a situation, internet calling or VoWiFi calling can also be availed with the help of a broadband connection in homes or offices with the help of VoWiFi calling service.
What you need to use Vowi-fi calling?
However, to take advantage of this feature, your smartphone must also be compatible. To avail this service, users do not need to install any app separately. These features are available inbuilt in selected smartphones. Come, Let’s know to find out on which smartphones this service available in India and can be activated and what process can be adapted to activate this service?
How to enable service?
Apple-iPhone users To enable this service, go to phone settings and tap on the phone. After this, you will see the option of VoWi-Fi calling. Tap this option to enable it.
Android-Android users can tap on the Wi-Fi and network settings to go to the mobile network section to activate this service. Then scroll down and tap on VoWi-Fi calling. This service will be enabled by tapping on Wi-Fi calling.
VoWi-Fi calling capable smartphones
This service can be availed in all iPhones above the iOS-Apple iPhone 6S.
Android- Android users can avail of this service in select smartphones of Samsung, OnePlus and Xiaomi. Almost all smartphones launched last year, including Samsung Galaxy J6, A10s, On6, S10, S10+, S10e, M20, can take advantage of this service. This service can be availed in all smartphones of OnePlus 6 and OnePlus 7 series. At the same time, this service can be availed in Xiaomi Redmi K20 Series and POCO F1. Apart from this, this service can be availed in Vivo V9 or above series smartphones.
How VoWi-Fi calling works?
VoWiFi calling enables voice calling service in mobile through internet connection. For this, your smartphone’s Wi-Fi will have to be turned on. You will be able to use this service only after Wi-Fi is on. Only through a Wi-Fi internet connection, users will be able to use Internet calling or VoWiFi calling from their smartphone. Whether you are using Wi-Fi or broadband from any operator, you will be able to use this service.
Benefits of Vowi-fi
The benefit of VoWiFi is as much to the consumer as it is to the telecom operators and the mobile industry as well. Due to this technology, consumers can make calls even without mobile networks. Due to which one can get better connectivity indoor also. It is also SIM-based and secure. Talking about the benefits that telecom operators get from this technology, telecom operators also get an opportunity to collect more revenue. Through this, users will be able to take advantage of voice or video telephony.
Benefits for Consumers:
- Can make calls without the necessity for a mobile signal (e.g. during a remote location or during a property with thick walls);
- Benefit from security being supported SIM-based authentication as for VoLTE; and
- Experience better indoor coverage.
Benefits For Operators:
- Unlock revenue opportunities;
- Gain the chance to access IMS-based services via Wi-Fi access;
- Issue one bill for the user for all IMS-based services across different access types;
- Ensure ongoing relevance with customers;
- Gain a competitive advantage
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