Mobile Hotspot is a tethering feature available for $10 a month that allows you to use your Cricket smartphone as a portable wireless access point. You can tether your cell phone to a laptop, tablet, or other connected device using wireless LAN (Wi-Fi) or with a physical connection, such as a USB cable. High-speed data used while connected to Mobile Hotspot counts toward plan data allowance.
To use Mobile Hotspot you'll need an eligible phone and: The current Cricket Core plan ($55/mo unlimited plan) or an eligible grandfathered plan + the Mobile Hotspot feature added to your rate plan; or; The Cricket More plan ($60/mo unlimited plan), which includes an allotment of Mobile Hotspot data
If you're on one of the Cricket Unlimited plans, Mobile Hotspot data is limited to 10 GB each month. After 10 GB of usage, Mobile Hotspot data speeds slowed to max of 128 Kbps for the rest of bill cycle. Check your data usage at any time online or on the myCricket app on your mobile phone.
Take the power of Cricket’s 4G LTE network with you wherever life may take you with the Turbo Hotspot 2. A convenient way to keep your laptops, tablets, and other Wi-Fi enabled devices connected, so you can enjoy life in the fast lane! Setup is simple – just power on, connect up to 15 Wi-Fi enabled devices and start surfing.
Adding the Mobile Hotspot feature to an eligible rate plan lets you use your phone as a wireless access point, but you must own a compatible phone for the Mobile Hotspot feature to work. Get all the Mobile Hotspot details, and then view Cricket's Hotspot compatible smartphones listed below. Note: Eligible Cricket and BYOD phones may differ between rate plans.
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Cricket Wireless offers a 15 GB Mobile Hotspot when you go for an Unlimited Cricket Core Plan. Mobile Hotspot is not available on any other plans. But Mobile Hotspot is available as an add-on feature with the Cricket Core Plan and is limited to 10 GB each month.