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Apple explains in detail the Wi-Fi Support feature of iOS 9

Assistance Wi Fi iOS 9 - Apple explique en détail la fonction Assistance Wi-Fi d

Assistance Wi Fi iOS 9 - Apple explique en détail la fonction Assistance Wi-Fi d

Apple

Posted: October 19 2015
Updated: October 19, 2015

by Martin

A few days ago, we were talking about functionality Wi-Fi support launched with iOS 9. As a reminder, many users had complained of excessive data consumption after activating the function on their smartphone (read: Wi-Fi assistance on iOS 9: watch out for the Internet flat rate on the iPhone).

IOS 9 Wi Fi Support - Apple explains the Wi-Fi Support feature in iOS 9 in detailTo respond to dissatisfied iPhone owners, Apple recently posted a page titled “About the Wi-Fi Assistance option‘on its support. to help them better manage their data consumption. It explains the detailed operation of this option and how to easily deactivate it (in Settings> Cellular).

In addition, the Cupertino company made it clear that the Wi-Fi Assistance option does not automatically switch to a mobile data connection if you are abroad, that it only works when applications run in the foreground, and finally that it does not activate when using certain third-party applications allowing the distribution of audio or video files, or the downloading of attachments.