MTS launches Wi-Fi Calling in St. Petersburg and the suburbs
From now on, the operator’s subscribers in St. Petersburg and Leningrad region will be able to use for calls Wi-Fi. In addition, residents of the Northern capital can enjoy the benefits of VoLTE technology. The updates will have a positive impact on the quality of calls.
W-Fi Calling is the ability to make calls even when the smartphone is problematic to catch a mobile network, but there is a stable Wi-Fi signal. VoLTE in turn allows you to make voice calls, using this point data transmission. In addition, VoLTE will noticeably improve the quality of communication using the network of the fourth generation.
The use of technology Wi-Fi Calling and VoLTE allows you to communicate with subscribers of any operators, and if a user calls from abroad via wifi, calls are charged like in “home” region.
To take full advantage of the new functionality, it is necessary to connect free service “Internet-calls” through the personal account of MTS or by using the command *111*6#.
Currently, the technology VoLTE and Wi-Fi Calling is available on some Android devices and Apple smartphones starting with the iPhone 5S.