Vodafone comes with mobile phones this year over Wi-Fi and 4G




Vodafone this autumn with mobile calls over Wi-Fi and 4G. This was announced by the provider at a private event. With calls over 4G and Wi-Fi service provider wants the number of phone calls interrupted due to lack of range reduction indoors.

Vodafone using their own Wi-Fi network will bypass poor indoor coverage calls for. Moreover, the establishment of a call should take less time and through 4G and WiFi HD voice as possible for better sound quality. Due to the introduction of calls over 4G and wifi Vodafone stopped selling its femtocell Signal +, which provides indoor coverage via 3G.

The function will only work with release in the Netherlands. Via a VPN to a network in the Netherlands will be Wi-Fi phones abroad to work, says the provider. There is a Wi-Fi connection required for 25kbit / s, stressed the provider. That is, the bandwidth required by the call.

Many foreign providers offer the service already, with over VoIP, the data of the call through its own Internet servers of the provider. Competitor KPN will start calling over Wi-Fi offering from 2017 and comes this year with calls over 4G.

Both applications work decided by regular phone app from the phone and the software when the call via 2G, 3G, 4G or WiFi is. Phones must be suitable for the position. Consumers get the job this fall, says Vodafone. Business customers expected to follow later.


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