The newly launched Apple iPhone 14 collection comes with the much-talked-about Satellite tv for pc Connectivity function which might have restricted availability within the US and Canada solely by November. Nevertheless, a brand new report means that the a lot helpful function could be rolling out to different international locations too.
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The Cupertino-based tech big has reportedly knowledgeable Swiss tech web site MacPrime that its Satellite tv for pc Connectivity function could be rolled out to areas exterior the US and Canada for Emergency SOS connectivity through Satellite tv for pc by the top of this yr. The report additionally added that the function could be rolled out to much more international locations subsequent yr. Nevertheless, we advise that this info needs to be taken with a pinch of salt.
What’s iPhone 14’s Satellite tv for pc connectivity?
Apple has added Satellite tv for pc Connectivity to this yr’s iPhone 14 because it says “emergencies do not at all times occur when it is handy”. Customers can maintain their telephone and it will discover a satellite tv for pc to allow them to talk with rescuers and share a location which is “Emergency SOS through Satellite tv for pc”.
In line with the tech big, the simple accessibility of this satellite tv for pc service may very well be a sport changer for a lot of backwoods explorers and distant search-and-rescue companies looking for misplaced folks. Satellite tv for pc connectivity is included free for 2 years with the iPhone 14 within the US and Canada and it launches in November, Apple had stated on the launch of the iPhone 14 collection on September 7.
It needs to be famous that that is an industry-first function and has been constructed to work throughout emergencies solely. Satellite tv for pc connectivity works by connecting to satellites when the smartphone goes out of mobile and Wi-Fi protection and the system needs to be out within the open to catch the satellite tv for pc indicators.