Connectivity

Using your phone as a personal hotspot

When you use your phone as a personal hotspot, you can share your phone's internet connection with other devices via Wi-Fi. To use your phone as a personal hotspot, you need to set up your phone for internet.

Press Settings.
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Press Settings.

Press Personal Hotspot.
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Press Personal Hotspot.

Press the indicator next to
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Press the indicator next to "Personal Hotspot" to turn on the function.

If Wi-Fi is turned off, press Turn on Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.
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If Wi-Fi is turned off, press Turn on Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.

If Wi-Fi is turned on, press Wi-Fi and USB Only.
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If Wi-Fi is turned on, press Wi-Fi and USB Only.

Press Wi-Fi Password and key in the required password.
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Press Wi-Fi Password and key in the required password.

Press Done.
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Press Done.

The password prevents others from accessing your Wi-Fi hotspot without your approval.
Slide your finger upwards starting from the bottom of the screen to return to the home screen.
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Slide your finger upwards starting from the bottom of the screen to return to the home screen.

Apple iPhone X
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Turn on Wi-Fi on the other device.

Apple iPhone X
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Find the list of available Wi-Fi networks and select your own Wi-Fi hotspot.

Apple iPhone X
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Key in the password for your Wi-Fi hotspot and establish the connection.

Apple iPhone X
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When the connection is established, you can access the internet from the other device.

Specifications

Dimensions and weight

Dimensions 43.6 x 70.9 x 7.7 mm
Weight 174 g

SIM

SIM type Nano SIM

Memory

Storage 64 GB/256 GB

Screen and keys

Screen type Super AMOLED
Display size 5.8 inches
Resolution 1125 x 2436 pixels
Colour display 16 million colours
Touch ID No

Network

2G network Yes
3G network Yes
4G network Yes

Connectivity

Bluetooth Yes
Wi-Fi Yes
NFC Yes
USB data cable Included
GPS Yes

Picture, video and sound

Camera Dual 12 MP
Video recorder Yes
Flash Yes
Music player Yes
FM radio No
Siri Yes

Operating system

Operating system iOS 11.1

Communication

Voice calls Yes
Video call (FaceTime) Yes
iMessages Yes
Text messaging Yes
Picture messaging Yes
Email messaging POP3/IMAP/Exchange

Synchronisation and file sharing

iCloud Yes
AirDrop Yes

Tethering

USB Yes
Personal hotspot Yes