removing echos and improving the post-dial delay that users are experiencing. Calls can now be made and received from U.S. numbers while using Wi-Fi overseas, and an indicator on the phone will tell you when the Wi-Fi signal is strong enough for you to make a phone call.
The update started getting pushed out at 6PM and you need to be on Wi-Fi with at least 50% battery life to get it. Republic Wireless sells the phone for $259 and you need to have the phone in order to use the service. The carrier will be launching its first Google Play app on Tuesday called Wi-Fi+ which will contain widgets so that Republic Wireless customers can understand their Wi-Fi connection better and also see usage numbers.
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source: RepublicWireless via AndroidCentral