Mobile hotspot: T-Mobile Sonic 2.0 Mobile HotSpot LTE

Learn how to share your mobile internet with other devices using the T-Mobile Sonic 2.0 Mobile HotSpot LTE.





Connection icon for mobile hotspot


To determine when you have active Wi-Fi connections, refer to these icons:


Sonic 2.0 Wi-Fi indicator.pngWi-Fi is active and the indicated number of devices are connected to the Mobile HotSpot Wi-Fi network
Sonic 2.0 Wi-Fi indicator off.pngWi-Fi is not connected.



Set up mobile hotspot


To connect your Wi-Fi enabled device to your Mobile Hotspot, follow these steps


  1. If necessary, remove the battery cover for your Mobile Hotspot and write down the default Network Name / SSIDand Password printed on the white label located next to the battery.
    Note: If the sticker is missing or unreadable, the default SSID is T-Mobile Broadband## (where ## is the last 2 digits of the device IMEI) and the default password is the last 8 digits of the device IMEI.
    SSID and password.jpg
  2. Replace the battery cover and then power on your Mobile Hotspot.
  3. On your computer, open the application you use to connect via Wi-Fi.
  4. Select the default SSID for your Mobile Hotspot.
    Note: If you do not see your SSID, your Mobile Hotspot may have gone into sleep mode. Quickly press thePower key to wake the display.
  5. Enter the default password.
  6. Click OK.
  7. Your Mobile Hotspot’s Internet connection is now available to your connected computer.

Note: If your service is not already set up, open a web page on your computer and follow the on-screen prompts to set up your service. Otherwise, open a web page and browse.



Turn on / off mobile hotspot


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