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The service now is in beta but very reliable both via WiFi or LTE.

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You will see the WiFi Calling option from your Google Voice app the next day.

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Last Edited by tycogs24 May 9, 2018 at 12:43 PM
The service currently is for Android users only.
Known Issues
Obihai devices won't work if you enable calling over Wi-Fi (e.g. Incoming calls won't ring your Obihai phone if you turn on calling over Wi-Fi and mobile data)

Obihai issues in process of resolution for supported devices, 2xx series seems first in line for update already rolling out by April 30th. Apparently other supported (not 1xx) devices to follow.
http://www.obitalk.com/forum/inde...7#msg88827
Other reading (end of XMPP finally actually happening)
http://www.obitalk.com/forum/inde...ic=13824.0
https://productforums.google.com/...discussion
Anyone know if 1xx third party NAF software plans to keep up with the latest changes??

The rumor is that android users that get on this beta will be able to receive calls on Google Voice by itself rather than installing GV, Hangouts, and Hangouts Dialer.

What about those chat apps from Google that can't make phone calls nor send text messages? Those are still useless.
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Is this supposed to replace Hangouts dialer? Is it better in any way?
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Known Issues

Obihai devices won't work if you enable calling over Wi-Fi (e.g. Incoming calls won't ring your Obihai phone if you turn on calling over Wi-Fi and mobile data)

Yikes
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Is this supposed to replace Hangouts dialer? Is it better in any way?
The app interface and calling quality both are getting better according to my one-week usage.
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The app interface and calling quality both are getting better according to my one-week usage.
I hope so... My Hangouts audio quality was always lacking
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this is nothing new.
Google voice on Wi-Fi and 3G/4G for many years already
old google voice calling is call-back based.
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how is this different from the hangout app using google voice? Will answering call be improved? My wife's andriod app can never pick up any calls before it ends. Hvae to call back everytime
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this looks like scam
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Can anyone confirm the non scamness of this?
NO scam. No need to confirm. Pleas read. Thank you.
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RE: Scam, the referring page looks legit:

https://productforums.google.com/...I7m1PrV21Y

Supported platforms: Android & Web. iOS support coming soon!
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Very interesting
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this is nothing new.
Google voice on Wi-Fi and 3G/4G for many years already
That one required cellular service, this wouldn't need it
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