Tag Archive: VoLTE

How to enable VoLTE on the Samsung Galaxy S9

VoLTE facilitates calls with much higher audio quality.

VoLTE is great as it lets you place voice calls over LTE, facilitating higher audio quality than traditional voice calls. U.S. carriers started rolling out VoLTE nearly five years ago, and most phones on sale today offer the feature as standard. VoLTE saw a massive uptick in emerging markets like India last year following the arrival of Jio, which continues to be the only carrier in the country with  [Read More…]

Moto G5 Plus can’t make emergency calls on Verizon’s VoLTE service

Lenovo has offered a temporary solution, with a software update fix coming next week.

If you own a Moto G5 Plus running on Verizon’s network, this news is for you. In a recent post on Lenovo’s support forum, the company says it has identified a software issue that affects the Moto G5 Plus’ ability to connect to 911 emergency services when using Verizon’s Voice over LTE (VoLTE) service.

Obviously, this is a pretty big safety concern that  [Read More…]

Latest Axon 7 Mini update brings VoLTE to more users, December security patch, and camera tweaks

Latest update brings a slew of features to the Axon 7 Mini.

Good news for those of you who recently nabbed an Axon 7 Mini. ZTE has announced a maintenance release for the device, namely a software update that will add VoLTE, Google security patches up to December, and camera enhancements. ZTE says that there are three different builds out right now and the one you have installed will affect the update you receive. For instance, those who were  [Read More…]

How to enable VoLTE on the Galaxy Note 7

How do I enable VoLTE on the Galaxy Note 7?

VoLTE is an underrated feature in smartphones today, especially if you make a lot of phone calls. The Galaxy Note 7 supports VoLTE, but depending on your carrier it may not be turned on by default. Here’s how to enable it.

How to enable VoLTE on the Galaxy Note 7 From the home screen or app launcher, open the Dialer. On the top right, tap the  [Read More…]

What are VoLTE and HD Voice, and why should you use them?

What is VoLTE and why should I care about it?

Here in the U.S., most carriers have rolled out the red carpet for Voice over LTE. If it is available in your area and through your carriers, taking advantage of the upgrade currently depends on your having the right hardware. Once you have everything you need, setting VoLTE up on your phone is very easy and well worth it.

Let’s take a deeper look.

What  [Read More…]

Intex launches Cloud String HD with fingerprint sensor and VoLTE support for ₹5,599

Indian handset maker Intex has announced its latest smartphone — the Cloud String HD — with fingerprint sensor and VoLTE support for just ₹5,599 ($ 83).

The 4G-enabled Cloud String HD comes with a 5-inch HD display with a 2.5D curved glass finish, and includes a mirror glass fingerprint sensor at the back. It also includes Matrabhasha service, which enables communication in 21 regional languages, including Hindi. The device also bundles several apps like Intex Service, Flipkart, Follo, Opera  [Read More…]

Indian OEM Intex launches its first smartphone with fingerprint sensor and VoLTE support

Indian handset maker, Intex, today announced the launch of its latest smartphone, the Aqua Secure. The smartphone is first device from the vendor with a fingerprint sensor. The fingerprint sensor on the Aqua Secure allows you to scan and authenticate, as well as supports features like clicking selfies, phone unlock, access to gallery, et al.

Intex Aqua Secure also supports VoLTE (Voice Over LTE) which enables high quality HD voice calls. The device packs in USB Type-C  [Read More…]

How to enable VoLTE on the Galaxy S7

VoLTE is one of the best ways to make your phone calls sound better.

Increasingly, carriers are rolling out Voice over LTE support on their devices, but the new telephony standard, which increases sound quality by using LTE instead of 3G to connect cellular calls, is still quite uncommon.

If your carrier supports VoLTE, here’s how to enable it on the Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 edge.

From your home screen, press the  [Read More…]

Telus begins VoLTE pilot in British Columbia on select Android phones

Telus, Canada’s second-largest wireless provider, has launched Voice Over LTE, or VoLTE, as a pilot in a small area of the British Columbia Lower Mainland before rolling it out to the rest of the country.

Currently available for the Samsung Galaxy S6 and LG G4, with other devices to come in the “near future,” according to a support page for the service, Telus notes that there are multiple benefits to using VoLTE:

Increased availability of HD Voice  [Read More…]

Three UK adding VoLTE ‘4G Super-Voice’ technology for better network coverage

The Three UK wireless network has started rolling out VoLTE technology to its customers. Three is the first UK carrier to support VoLTE, which it calls “4G Super-Voice”.