Old Mar 4, 19, 7:32 am
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jfadool
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: GSP
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Originally Posted by sydneyracquelle View Post
Free iMessage has worked on all 4 DL flights I was on this week. I cannot text from my iPhone to an Android. I note that it is becoming available more from gate to gate than having to wait until 10,000 feet depending on the aircraft. I also note that free iMessage is disabled once I decide to upgrade my access during the flight and pay for wifi.
Originally Posted by FlyingUnderTheRadar View Post
I have had a several flights this past were it was hit or miss with iMessage. One hit was LAX-HND, the return was a miss.
I should have been more clear. This is using an Android Phone on Google Project Fi. iPhones weren't an option on Project Fi until a few months ago, this issue has existed for longer than that.

iPhones on Project Fi don't have the full capabilities of the Android options. Specifically they don't have the Wifi SMS and calling options. iMessage should work properly inflight iPhone-iPhone. That's an Apple service not a real SMS, it's more similar to hangouts or whatsapp than a text message.
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