Free Mobile activates VoWiFi, what is it and how to activate it

After a long wait, Free Mobile has activated the VoWiFi option on its network. The opportunity to remind you of the interest of this technology and how to activate it on your smartphone.

Free Mobile activates VoWiFi, what is it and how to activate it

After VoLTE, here is VoWiFi. If you have a 5G plan, the option should already be activated. If the plan is before November 2021, you will need to text the message “VoWiFi” to 1337. This will send a cellular data update.

What is VoWiFi?

VoWiFi should not be confused with VoLTE, or Voice over LTE (Where 4G voice), although it is very close. VoLTE enablesuse voice and data simultaneously. You can therefore continue to exchange data, if you share your connection for example, while making your calls. With VoLTE, we also gain higher quality sound in both ways.

VoWiFi (Voice over Wi-Fi) is a feature that allows you to make your calls directly via the Wi-Fi network, when your mobile no longer picks up the Free Mobile mobile network. It also works with SMS. Also ideal if you have trouble getting the Free Mobile network at home.

How to activate VoWiFi?

The option is available directly in your phone’s settings. On iPhone, for example, you have to go to Settings > Cellular Data > WiFi Calling.

Free Mobile activates VoWiFi, what is it and how to activate it

On a Galaxy, open the Phone app, then tap the icon More options and select the menu Settings. Finally, find and press the button to activate the Wi-Fi calling function.

Free Mobile activates VoWiFi, what is it and how to activate it

On a Pixel, go to Settings > Network & Internet > SIM Profiles > Wi-Fi Calling.

Free Mobile activates VoWiFi, what is it and how to activate it


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