How to Adjust WiFi Sleep Policy on Nexus 5X

 

Objective

  • Adjust WiFi Sleep Policy

Environment

  • Nexus 5X
  • Android 8.0 Oreo

Procedure

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Tap WiFi & Internet
  3. Tap Wi-Fi
  4. Tap Wi-Fi preferences
  5. Tap Keep Wi-Fi on during sleep
  6. Select Always

Additional Notes

If this setting is set to anything other than Always, WiFi will disconnect when the phone is asleep.

The ability to modify this setting was removed from Oreo 8.1


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