On the eve of the soccer confederations Cup 2017 the iPhone in the network of “MegaFon” can make calls on LTE network. Traditional international name of this VoLTE services, but in “the Megaphone” it was called, “Call 4G”.
The VoLTE connection from “MegaFon” is free and available on all tariffs. The service is activated automatically after updating iPhone to iOS 10.3.1 and the inclusion of LTE in the operating system settings (“Settings – Cellular – data-Settings”).
“Distinctive features of VoLTE technology is the opportunity to use mobile Internet and voice connection, fast connection, superior voice quality. We plan to expand the geography of service VoLTE and an assortment of gadgets with voice support 4G in the coming months”, – said Evgeny Novoselov, Director, infrastructure Capital branch of “MegaFon”.
The service is available for smartphones Apple, starting with the entire line of iPhone 6 and older iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, and iPhone SE. In the coming months “the Megaphone” plans to expand the geography of service provision and the range of gadgets with support options.
Technical VoLTE MegaFon has earned on iOS devices at the end of March 2017, however, then the calls are made over 3G.
Today, technology use 102 VoLTE operator in 55 countries, including the company “MegaFon” in Russia.