Apple: New iOS 9 Feature Uses Cellular Data to Supplement Weak Wi-Fi Connections

Apple: New iOS 9 Feature Uses Cellular Data to Supplement Weak Wi-Fi Connections, Reports Say
The new feature, which assists a weak router signal, is a default setting in the new mobile operating system that increases phone speed, but could increase data plan usage, multiple outlets reported.
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Attention iPhone users who DON’T have unlimited data:

If you downloaded the new iOS9 upgrade, be careful! There’s a new “Wi-Fi Assist” feature that could be costing you big money, without you even knowing.
Apple says it allows your phone to use cellular data when your Wi-Fi signal is weak. That means you may think you’re on Wi-FI and you’re really burning your data.

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How do I turn this new feature off?

– Go to Settings
– Go to Cellular
– Scroll to the bottom and turn off “Wi-Fi Assist”
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