Now Wi-Fi Can Be Active Even With Active Airplane Mode

Share:facebookinstagramwhatsapp
google-follow
By Ekta Rai - 
Updated: 8th Dec 2022 22:59 IST
Table Of Contents
  • 1
    Android 13 And Google Pixel
    • How To Enable This Feature?
    • Android 11

The Google Pixel faces some software and hardware issues. However, it also has some benefits. The Pixel phones get the latest Android features before other smartphones. Now there comes a new feature that enables Pixel owners to keep their Wi-Fi connection on even when the airplane mode is turned on.

Also Read: Samsung Galaxy M04 India Launch Confirmed: Date And Specs

Android 13 And Google Pixel

This new feature is introduced to Google Pixel models with Android 13. It lets users keep their Wi-Fi connection on even when they turn on airplane mode. However, before when airplane mode was turned on it would disconnect both the cellular and Wi-Fi connections.

This update enables users to customize their settings. They can keep their Wi-Fi connection active even when in airplane mode. The users can use this feature on Pixel devices.

Also Read: Infinix Zero Ultra To Launch In India Super Soon, Know When!

How To Enable This Feature?

  • Turn on Airplane mode. This option is on the smartphone’s Settings > Network & Internet > Airplane mode
  • Turn on WiFi in Settings option > Network & Internet > WiFi
  • When the smartphone is connected to WiFi, then turn off Airplane mode by going back to Settings > Network & Internet > Airplane mode

For those who want to try this new feature of keeping Wi-Fi on after switching to Airplane mode, they need to have Android 13 installed on their Pixel smartphone.

Wi-fi on with on Airplane mode
Wi-Fi On With Active Airplane Mode

For checking which version of Android the users are currently using, they need to go to Settings > About Phone. Then they will find the “Android version” entry. Well, in case the user is not using Android 13, they can upgrade by downloading the latest version from the Google Play Store. It can be even done through a manual update from the smartphone manufacturer.

Android 11

Moreover, it is similar to the one done for Bluetooth in Android 11. Earlier, before Android 11, when airplane mode was turned on, it would disable all wireless connections, including Bluetooth.

Also Read: Are You Ready To Create Your WhatsApp Avatar? The New Feature Steps!

But with the arrival of new software, now it is possible to keep Bluetooth on even after switching to airplane mode.


Comments

Featured Videos

  • Living A Life Of Chaos With iPhone 14 Pro
    Since we began using the Apple iPhone 14 Pro, we’ve encountered various issues and most of which are related to iOS 16. Several issues that we’ve faced are related to notifications, Always-on -display, battery life and wallpaper. Until these issues are officially fixed, we will have to live with them. We tried to tackle some of…
    31st Oct 2022
  • OnePlus 9RT Alternatives To Buy In India Under Rs 45,000
    The OnePlus 9RT, a T upgrade, was out the previous year, although it’s only available in price-sensitive areas like China and India. Moreover, the OnePlus 9RT has superior cameras, including a 50MP primary sensor, a little more prominent display, a premium design, good battery/charging and a more effective Snapdragon 888 CPU. Overall, this smartphone looks…
    28th Oct 2022
  • iPhone 14 Pro Vs iPhone 13 Pro Vs iPhone 12 Pro Camera Comparison
    We’ll discuss the overall camera setup & quality of the iPhone 14 Pro Vs iPhone 13 Pro Vs iPhone 12 Pro in the article. All of these phones come with a triple-camera setup. However, you might find some significant upgrades in the iPhone 14 Pro. Let’s find out the details about the camera quality of…
    7th Oct 2022
  • Moto Edge 30 Pro Vs iQOO 9T Comparison: Which One To Buy?
    The year 2022 is known as the year of the launch of many flagship smartphones. However, there is quite a decent competition between the phones in the price segment of Rs 50,000, and even there are too many options to choose from. Here in this article, we’ll compare the Moto Edge 30 Pro Vs IQOO…
    6th Oct 2022
  • iQOO 9T Vs OnePlus 9RT Full Comparison: Which One To Buy?
    We will discuss the iQOO 9T Vs OnePlus 9RT comparison in the article. Both phones come with the same price tag. In addition, both of these phones come with impressive specs and features. However, there exist some significant differences too. To know these differences, let’s explore the article and know which one to choose among the iQOO 9T &…
    27th Sep 2022
Highlights of the Story
  • Google Pixel introduces a new feature before other Androids.
  • Pixel owners with Android 13 can keep their Wifi on with active Airplane mode.
  • This new feature can be enabled by installing Android 13 on Pixel smartphones.

    You May Also Read
    Realme Mobile Price List
    Realme Mobile Price List
    Realme has become one of the best-emerging smartphone brands in India. Although the brand has multiple smartphones in its portfolio, it often becomes confusing for buyers to decide which one to buy. If you’re having similar issues, then you’re at the right place. We have compiled Realme mobile price list 2022 for you. With its…
    iphonexr saleiphonexr sale