Google Pixel 3a - Auto Switch Between Wi-Fi & Mobile Data Networks

Note Notes:

  • When enabled, this advanced setting allows the device to switch from a weak or unstable Wi-Fi network to the Verizon Wireless cellular network to preserve consistent data throughput.
  • This function is not enabled by default; the device prompts you to enable the feature the first time you experience poor Wi-Fi connectivity.


Caution When connected to the Verizon Wireless cellular network, data overage charges may apply (depending upon data plan). For data usage info, refer to the My Verizon website.

  1. From a Home screen, touch and swipe up to display all apps.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Network & Internet Network and Internet icon > Wi-Fi Wi-Fi icon.
  3. Tap Wi-Fi preferences then tap Advanced Down arrow icon.
  4. Tap Switch to mobile data automatically to turn on On icon or off Off icon.