How to Adjust WiFi Sleep Policy on Nexus 6P

Objective

  • Adjust Wifi Sleep Policy

Environment

  • Nexus 6P
  • Android 8.0 Oreo

Procedure

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Tap WiFi
  3. Tap Settings icon in the top right corner
  4. Tap Keep WiFi on during sleep
  5. 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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