Google to let you use a Fi number and a Voice number on the same account


Google is rolling out the power to have totally different Voice and Fi numbers on the identical Google account. That might be helpful if you wish to use one service for a private quantity and the opposite for a enterprise quantity, for instance.

The characteristic addresses a criticism of Fi that has existed because the preliminary wave of invitations went out for the service in 2015. Previously, when you wished to make use of your Google Voice quantity on Google Fi, you needed to port your Voice quantity to Fi, which suggests you’d lose the power to make use of it with Voice. When this new characteristic is rolled out to you, although, you’ll be capable to ahead calls from Google Voice to your Google Fi quantity.

The characteristic needs to be totally rolled out by June 25th, according to Google.