Apple® iPhone® - Turn Wi-Fi Calling On / Off

When turned on, Wi-Fi Calling may improve call quality while indoors.

Note Notes:

  • The steps below apply to the following models:
    • iPhone X / XS / XS Max / XR
    • iPhone 8 / 8 Plus
    • iPhone 7 / 7 Plus
    • iPhone SE
    • iPhone 6 / 6 Plus / 6s / 6s Plus
  • For Wi-Fi Calling to work, verify:


  1. From the Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Cellular.
    Note If using an eSIM with a second line, select a line (e.g., Primary, Secondary, 888-888-8888, etc.) then proceed to step 2.
  2. Tap Wi-Fi Calling.
    Wi-Fi Calling Settings
  3. Tap the Wi-Fi calling on This iPhone switch to turn on On Switch or off Off Switch.
    Note If present, tap the Prefer Wi-Fi While Roaming switch to turn on or off.
    Wi-Fi Calling Switch


Related Topic: Wi-Fi Calling FAQs