Hotspot

Use the Hotspot feature to share your phone’s data connection with other devices through Wi-Fi.

Important: Use of the Hotspot feature requires an additional subscription. Sign on to your account at sprint.com/mysprint or access your account through Sprint Zone (tap all apps icon Apps > sprint zone icon Sprint Zone) to learn more.

Note: Turning on Hotspot on will disable your phone's connection to other Wi-Fi networks.

Note: Using the Hotspot feature consumes battery power and uses data services.

Turn Hotspot On or Off

To conserve battery life, turn Hotspot on when you need it and turn it off when you are finished. You can control Hotspot from Settings.

  1. From home, tap all apps icon Apps > settings icon Settings.
  2. Tap hotspot settings icon Hotspot, and then tap On/Off beside Hotspot to turn Hotspot on or off.

Connect a Device to Your Phone’s Hotspot

When you connect a device to your phone’s Hotspot feature, the device can access your phone’s connection to the mobile data network.

  1. From home, tap all apps icon Apps > settings icon Settings.
  2. Tap hotspot settings icon Hotspot, and then tap On/Off beside Hotspot to turn Hotspot on.
  3. On the other device, scan for Wi-Fi hotspots, and then select your phone’s hotspot.
  1. At the prompt, enter your phone’s password.

For more information, see Hotspot Settings.