Phone Scoop

printed November 23, 2014
See this page online at:
http://www.phonescoop.com/articles/article.php?a=14082

Home  ›  News  ›

AT&T to Launch VoLTE-Based HD Voice Service May 23

Article Comments  10  

May 15, 2014, 7:59 AM   by Eric M. Zeman
updated May 23, 2014, 3:08 PM

AT&T today announced the limited launch of HD Voice service in select markets around the country beginning on May 23. AT&T's HD Voice service uses VoLTE to pass high-definition calls through its LTE data network rather than its voice network. To start, the only device capable of delivering HD Voice calls is the Samsung Galaxy S 4 mini, though AT&T says more devices will follow shortly. AT&T provided few details about the requirements of the service, such as whether or not both devices need to be HD Voice-compatible and located in markets that support HD Voice. Nor did AT&T say if it will charge extra for HD Voice service. AT&T did say that its network can support concurrent use of HD Voice and LTE 4G data, so customers will be able to surf while they talk. HD Voice will first be available in select areas of Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, and Wisconsin. AT&T will add more markets over time. AT&T's web site lists the Galaxy S4 mini as "coming soon," though AT&T told Phone Scoop the device will be available when the service goes live on the 23rd.

more info at AT&T »
more info »

AD

Comments

Forum Options

This forum is closed.


Subject Author Date
Gotta go buy a new phone dougm May 15, 2014, 4:32 PM
Where are you Verizon? Jarahawk May 15, 2014, 11:04 AM
 
 
Page  1  of 1

This forum is closed.

Subscribe to Phone Scoop News with RSS Follow @phonescoop on Twitter Phone Scoop on Facebook Phone Scoop on Google+ Subscribe to Phone Scoop on YouTube Follow on Instagram

 

All content Copyright 2001-2014 Phone Factor, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Content on this site may not be copied or republished without formal permission.
1