CONNECT WITH WIFI CALLING

CALL AND TEXT OVER YOUR WIFI CONNECTION

Extend your connectivity even when you're out of range of our mobile network. Optus WiFi Calling lets you make and receive calls, MMS and SMS from your smartphone over an accessible WiFi network connection.

Available to Optus postpaid customers with selected compatible 4G devices, WiFi Calling lets you call and text as normal when you’re at home, in the office, or out and about in places where you can access WiFi.* You don’t need an app, just a compatible smartphone. Simply enable WiFi Calling in your phone settings and connect to WiFi. There are no additional fees - your calls and messages will be charged as per the rates in your existing mobile plan.

*Subject to WiFi availability in the building/area, and firewall settings for that WiFi connection.

CONNECT WITH WIFI CALLING

HOW DOES IT WORK ?

 

Check if you have a compatible phone

See our list below to see if your phone is compatible with Optus WiFi Calling.

 

Enable VoLTE and WiFi Calling in device settings

Go to your phone's device settings and turn on VoLTE (or 4G voice calls) and WiFi Calling (you'll need to have both). For instructions visit Yes Crowd

 

Connect to WiFi then talk and text like normal

Connect to a stable WiFi network connection and that's it! Seamless integration means that your phone will automatically switch between 4G voice calling and WiFi Calling when you're in and out of our coverage range.

CAN I USE WIFI CALLING?

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iPhone 7
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iPhone 7 Plus
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Samsung Galaxy S7
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Samsung Galaxy S7 edge

PHONE NOT LISTED HERE? NO PROBLEM – DOWNLOAD OPTUS WIFI TALK ON YOUR SMARTPHONE

WiFi Talk is an Optus app that lets you make and receive calls and texts using your Optus mobile number over a WiFi connection when you have limited mobile coverage. WiFi Talk is available to Optus customers to download through the App Store and Google Play. You'll need an iPhone running iOS version 7.0 or above, or Android handset with version 4.0 or above. Visit our Yes Crowd page for more information.

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WiFi Calling: Some WiFi connections may not support WiFi Calling .

Optus WiFi Talk: The Fair Go policy applies to your use of the app. WiFi Talk is free to download for Optus mobile customers. Some functions in the app may use data when roaming. You will be charged your usual mobile plan rates for making calls or sending texts whether over the mobile network or over WiFi Talk. To use the service, you will need to have a valid Optus mobile phone number and access to a WiFi connection. Some public and corporate WiFi connections may have specific firewalls and settings that might mean WiFi Talk won’t work. We cannot guarantee each specific WiFi connection will allow access to the app. Emergency calls are supported via WiFi Talk if there is no mobile network available however we recommend that you use your normal phone service in an emergency to provide a more accurate location to the emergency services. WiFi Talk has features that measure your network experience including signal strength and network speed. You can switch this setting off via the settings/options menu. Full terms and conditions are available in the App.