MTS, the Russian telecommunications operator and provider of digital services was the first operator in the Khabarovsk region, launched the technology of transmission of voice traffic over Wi-Fi (Wi-Fi Calling) and LTE (VoLTE or Voice over LTE). Through the use of Wi-Fi Calling, subscribers will be able to make and receive calls even in those places where the passage of signal is difficult, but there is a stable Wi-Fi connection: in the new shopping centers, stores and cafes located in basements and on ground floors, in trains and other places, difficult from the point of view of providing mobile network coverage, according to news Agency “Khabarovsk Krai today” with reference to the press service of the company. VoLTE technology will give the ability to simultaneously talk on the phone and does not interrupt the Internet session: for example, to view online maps, or continue downloading files. In addition, VoLTE will provide high-quality voice reception wherever there’s a network of “fourth generation”, and the purity of voice will be at the level of the HD Voice, that is, if you talk to him, being in the same room.
“MTS is actively implementing innovative services in the Khabarovsk territory. In 2018 doubled the speed of 4G, by combining two frequencies to existing base stations. Earlier this year we were the first in the province launched a network for the Internet of things. Now offered to its subscribers new opportunities is, first and foremost, the usability of the MTS, because the Internet calls allow you to make calls even when abroad or in areas where no sustainable signal but there is Wi-Fi connection. For densely built-Khabarovsk and a large number of entertainment establishments in the ground floors of buildings is very important. Connection speed when using VoLTE technology is higher than in the networks of the previous generations”, — said the technical Director of MTS in the Khabarovsk territory Alexey Guryanov.
The conversation of the subscriber of MTS, a smartphone which supports Wi-Fi Calling and VoLTE is possible with subscribers of any operators. To install additional applications, there is no need — the service is provided directly to MTS. Calls made over Wi-Fi Calling even to another country are charged at the prices of “home” region. In order to use the new possibilities, the room must be connected free “Internet phone calls”. Add it by using the USSD command *111*6#, the application “My MTS” or in personal account. A device needs to check the settings of the corresponding function. Currently, technology VoLTЕ and Wi-Fi Calling are available on most flagship devices from different manufacturers. It is available to owners of Apple gadgets starting from iPhone 5S and above, as well as smartphones from Samsung, Sony, LG and others With a full list of devices can be found here.
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