Emergency Satellite SOS Goes Live in Six More Countries

As planned, Apple today expanded Emergency SOS via Satellite to Austria, Belgium, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, and Portugal. In a press release, Apple said the feature requires the iOS 16.4 update released today to function in these countries.

Emergency SOS via Satellite enables iPhone 14 models to connect to Globalstar satellites in countries where the feature is available, allowing users to send text messages to emergency service dispatchers when outside the range of cellular and Wi-Fi coverage.

This is a summary of a news article published by Mac Rumours: https://www.macrumors.com/2023/03/27/emergency-sos-via-satellite-six-more-countries/

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