When you’ve got an iPhone 14 or iPhone 15, now you can use satellite tv for pc connectivity to entry Verizon’s roadside help service. In a support page spotted by MacRumors, Apple now says you possibly can benefit from the aptitude with gadgets operating iOS 17.2 (or greater) and a Verizon SIM card.
Verizon’s roadside assistance program is run by the Allstate-owned Signature Motor Membership and gives assist once you’re having automotive hassle, even for those who’re in a buddy’s automotive or a rental. It consists of car towing as much as 10 miles in any course, winching, gas supply, bounce begins, tire service, and extra. Whereas Verizon gives a $4.99 per line month-to-month subscription, it additionally offers flat fees for Verizon clients who use the service with no subscription.
Apple already introduced a satellite roadside assistance service in partnership with AAA, permitting customers to get assist in an space with no cellular connectivity. The corporate bundles two years of free service plus its Emergency SOS feature when shopping for and activating a brand new iPhone 14 or iPhone 15 (and lately prolonged present iPhone 14 house owners for an additional year), however you’ll nonetheless must foot the invoice for no matter roadside service you want for those who’re not a member of AAA. The addition of Verizon’s roadside help program might add extra service choices for those who’re caught in a distant space or simply don’t have AAA.