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Sprint launches Wi-Fi calling for iOS users

Thursday 22 October 2015 | 11:15 CET | News
US mobile operator Sprint has announced that the release of iOS 9.1 gives all its iPhone customers access to Apple's enhanced Wi-Fi calling feature. As a result, users get Wi-Fi-assisted voice calling in areas with poor coverage and can make and receive calls from multiple Apple devices with a single number. "Now whenever your iPhone rings, you can just as easily take the call right on your iPad, iPod Touch, Apple Watch or even your Mac because they can all keep you connected with the same number," said Sprint in a statement. Sprint customers need to update their iPhones to the

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Companies: Apple / AT&T / Sprint / T-Mobile
Countries: United States
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