Smartphone Mobile Hotspot: Sony Xperia Z3

Learn how to share your mobile internet with other devices using the Sony Xperia Z3.

 

On this page:

 

 

Set up

  1. Check that Wi-Fi and Smartphone Mobile Hotspot are turned off.
  2. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  3. Scroll to and tap Settings.
  4. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More.
  5. Tap Tethering and Mobile HotSpot.
  6. Select the Mobile HotSpot check box.
  7. Tap OK.
  8. Tap Mobile HotSpot settings.
  9. Tap Configure Mobile Hotspot or Set up Mobile Hotspot.
  10. Edit the following settings as necessary:
    • Network SSID
    • Security
    • Password
  11. Tap Save.
  12. Tap Mobile Hotspot turn off timer, then choose an option:
    • After 5 minutes of inactivity
    • After 10 minutes of inactivity
    • Never

 

Note: You cannot change the max number of connections or allow specific devices.

 

Turn on / off

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
  2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
  3. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More.
  4. Tap Tethering and Mobile HotSpot.
  5. Tap Mobile HotSpot.
  6. If necessary, tap OK.