[New info] Waiting for VoWiFi (WiFi calling) on your Huawei or Honor device? It’s still under development, says India support
This story is being continuously updated…. New updates are being added at the bottom…..
Original story (published on Feb 27) follows:
VoWiFi or WiFi calling is one of the features that are in huge demand from the users in India from their OEMs. In fact, major OEMs like OnePlus, Realme, Nokia, Xiaomi, and many others have already extended VoWiFi support for their devices.
However, quite a few smartphone brands like Huawei/Honor is yet to enable this feature for their compatible devices. In fact, earlier we have reported that WiFi calling feature (VoWiFi) for Huawei and Honor devices will arrive soon.
Readers should note that not all the smartphones available in the market will be getting the VoWiFi feature. Matter of fact, devices like Honor View 10 and quite a few Xiaomi devices (Mi A3, Mi A2 (Lite), & Mi A1) also do not support this feature, for which the smartphone OEM is to be blamed.
Now, as per recent reports, responded to a query about VoWiFi, the official Huawei India Twitter handle has responded that the WiFi calling feature is still under development and will be made available once it is available.
Check out the tweet below:
We would like to inform you that VoWiFi calling features is under development. We request you to kindly stay tuned to our official pages or HiCare App for more information. We appreciate your understanding and patience.
Similarly, Honor has also given out similar responses to the users asking for the VoWiFi feature on their Honor devices. You can check out the response below:
Thank you for reaching out to us. We would like to inform you that VoWiFi calling features is under development. We request you to kindly stay tuned to our official pages or HiCare App for more information. We appreciate your understanding and patience.
Although Huawei and Honor have been prompt in responding to user queries about VoWiFi, there is no actual clarity as to what is the main reason behind the delay for WiFi calling support.
We will keep you in the loop, once we have some more information about this matter.
Update 1 (March 16)
The VoWifi feature will be available along with the February patch for the Honor 8x. Check out the details here.
Update 2 (March 30)
The VoWiFi feature is now rolling out for the Honor 9X. Check out the details here.
Update 3 (April, 01)
The VoWiFi feature is now rolling out for the Honor 20i. Check out the details here.
PiunikaWeb started as purely an investigative tech journalism website with main focus on ‘breaking’ or ‘exclusive’ news. In no time, our stories got picked up by the likes of Forbes, Foxnews, Gizmodo, TechCrunch, Engadget, The Verge, Macrumors, and many others. Want to know more about us? Head here.