Why is call quality on mobiles about to get so much better?

Vodafone has joined EE in testing a new technology called Voice over LTE (VoLTE) that’ll make call quality a lot better.
by
Why is call quality on mobiles about to get so much better?

Vodafone has joined EE in testing a new technology called Voice over LTE (VoLTE) that’ll make call quality a lot better.

VoLTEuses you 4G mobile signal to make phone calls. At the moment, if you make a phone call on a 4G phone, it’ll drop down to a 3G or 2G connection.

That makes anything you’re downloading in the background slow down or stop. And as 3G and 2G are slowerthan 4G, call quality isn’t as good.

With VoLTE, you’ll be able to keep downloading stuff while making a call and everyone will hear you much more clearly.

As Vodafone only made its first successful test today, and EE is also in very early testing stages, we don’t know when we’ll get to use the new technology. But we hope it’ll be soon.

What are your thoughts? Join the conversation here…

comments powered by Disqus
Are you taking advantage of all the great freebies that Vodafone offers? Or are you wondering what e
Travel broadens the mind. But it can also cost you depending on what network and plan you are with.
If you're thinking of buying a phone as a gift, there's a lot to consider. Use our smartphone buying

18 November, 2019
Looking for a new phone with a great camera? The Nokia 6.2 and Nokia 7.2 might be...
15 November, 2019
Excited for Android 10? Here’s our round up of the best new features including Dark...
5 November, 2019
Excited for the Moto G8 Plus and Moto One Macro? Get the latest specs and features...
28 October, 2019
We want to make sure you're up to date with all the latest smartphones, so we'll...
18 October, 2019
Excited about the new OPPO Reno 2? We check out the Quad cameras, battery life and...

15 November, 2019
Excited for Android 10? Here’s our round up of the best new features including Dark...
18 October, 2019
Excited about the new OPPO Reno 2? We check out the Quad cameras, battery life and...
15 October, 2019
Ready for the new Google Pixel 4 and 4? We get all the latest news about cameras,...
24 September, 2019
Excited about the new Google Pixel 4? We get all the latest news about cameras, battery...
10 September, 2019
Want to buy an iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro or an iPhone 11 Pro? Find out the specs and...
29 August, 2019
The next Apple smartphone is on its way. There are lots of rumours circulating, so...
8 August, 2019
Samsung has officially launched the new Note 10 at their Galaxy Unpacked event in...
9 July, 2019
Vodafone has rolled out 5G coverage across the UK, rumours abound from Sony and Google....
27 June, 2019
See the latest news and events in mobile tech, including Facebook's new crypto wallets...
14 June, 2019
Google’s Pixel 4 leaks and one new craze: Pokémon Sleep. We’ve got the latest mobile...
6 June, 2019
Get the Lowdown on all the big news this week, with the latest exciting announcements...
14 May, 2019
For some of the best stories from Google’s I/O 2019 event plus some other exciting...