Google recently launched latest android 8.0 Oreo versions. Some of the Pixel, Pixel XL and Nexus devices getting OTA update to upgrade 7.1.2 to android 8.0 Oreo OS. In latest OS, you can automatically enable high quality Wifi on android Oreo using Wi-Fi preferences settings. This Wi-Fi assistant in android 8.0 Oreo auto-connects you to high quality public WI-Fi hotspot and secure your connection also. To protect your device from public network, your device data transmitted through a secure Virtual private network (VPN) which is managed by Google. So it’s totally safe.
Also another option is available when automatic connection not available. To use this public Wi-Fi in android Oreo, enable connect to open networks in your android devices such as Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Nexus etc. Follow below given step by step guide to automatically enable high quality Wifi on android Oreo 8.0.
How to automatically enable high quality Wifi on android Oreo 8.0
Step 1: Go to settings in your android 8.0 Oreo devices
Step 2: Tap on Network & Internet
Here you can see various options including Wi-Fi, Mobile network, Data usage (Mobile and Wi-Fi), Hotspot & tethering, VPN and Aeroplane mode.
Step 3: Tap on Wi-Fi
Step 4: Tap on Wi-Fi preference
You can view below given two options.
Connect to open network:
To automatically enable public Wi-Fi in android 8.0, enable this option.
Open network notification:
By default enable this option. It will connect your home or office Wi-Fi when automatic Wi-Fi not available.
Step 5: Enable connect to open network
Now search public Wi-Fi and automatically enable high quality Wifi on android Oreo 8.0 if found any network.
Go back to network & internet and tap on VPN. Here you can see Wi-Fi assistant settings in android 8.0 Oreo devices. Tap on settings gear icon to enable always-on VPN or forget VPN in your android O phone.
Use Wi-Fi preferences on android 8.0 Oreo: Advanced settings:
Settings > Network & internet > Wi-Fi > Wi-Fi preferences > Advanced
In Advanced Wi-Fi, you can see various options such as keep Wi-Fi on during sleep, Network rating provider, Wi-Fi direct, WPS push button, WPS Pin entry, MAC address and IP address.
That’s all about Wi-Fi preferences and Wi-Fi assistant settings on android 8.0 Oreo devices.
What do you think about above given tutorial to automatically enable high quality Wifi on android Oreo 8.0? Let us know you’re thought in below given comment box. If you find it helpful, don’t forget to share with others.