Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Tuesday September 29, 2015

You May Want to Disable Wi-Fi Assist in iOS 9

iPhone owners that have upgraded to iOS 9 might want to turn this new feature off. While handy, it is causing some people to blow through their data plans.

The new setting, which is automatically turned on when a phone is updated to iOS 9, attempts to ensure that users don’t experience any buffering when on a weak WiFi signal. The iPhone will detect when a WiFi signal lacks strength, and switch over to a cellular connection.