How to Adjust WiFi Sleep Policy on Nexus 5X



  • Adjust WiFi Sleep Policy


  • Nexus 5X
  • Android 8.0 Oreo


  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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