Wi-Fi hotspot converts your iPhone into a personal wifi broadcast module allowing you to share your cellular data with other devices ie. You can share your internet with others. Turning your iPhone into a Wi-Fi hotspot is very easy. We’ll guide you through how to create WiFi iPhone hotspot 🙂
Step 1: On your home screen, tap on ‘Settings‘. Then tap ‘ Mobile Data ‘.
Step 2: Turn your mobile data by tapping on the white switch, which will turn green. You can choose whether to use 2G, 3G or 4G speeds depending on your service provider and your cellular data subscription.
Step 3: Now your iPhone is connected to the internet. Then tap ‘ Personal Hotspot ‘.
Step 4: Turn on the white switch for ‘Personal Hotspot ‘. Then you will get an option of turning on the iPhone hotspot over Wi-Fi or over USB. Tap on the ‘ Wi-Fi and Bluetooth ‘ option.
Step 5: The Wi-Fi iPhone hotspot has now been setup. Make sure to protect your Wi-Fi with a password of your choice. Finally, connect other devices to your iPhone hotspot using the password you set. The number of devices connected to your wi-fi will be given on top of your screen.
Hope you learnt how to turn on the wifi iPhone hotspot. Do let us know any questions in the comments below.
* How many devices can I connect to my iPhone hotspot ?
Maximum number of hotspot connections to your iPhone is not more than five devices.
* Can I see the number of devices connected to my hotspot ?
Yes, it will be given in a blue bar at the top of your screen.
* Does using wifi hotspot on your iPhone consume a lot of battery ?
Yes, as 3G or 4G mobile data connection is needed for the hotspot to function, battery consumption is quite high.
* Can I connect an Android device to my iPhone hotspot ?
Yes, any devices with wi-fi can connect to your iPhone’s hotspot.
* Can I make my wifi hotspot private ?
Yes, you can protect it with a password of your choice.
* How to Turn Off the iPhone wifi hotspot?
Settings > Personal Hotspot > OFF
* What is a Wifi Hotspot?
Wi-Fi hotspot converts your iPhone into a personal wifi broadcast module allowing you to share your cellular data with other devices ie.