Samsung Galaxy S8 How to use it as a WiFi hotspot

The Samsung Galaxy S8 is great to serve as a mobile W-Lan hotspot. For example, devices such as laptops or tablets, but also an Amazon echo dot can be connected to the Internet via the hotspot on the go.

How to set up such a mobile hotspot on the Samsung Galaxy S8, we explain to you in the following article:

Samsung Galaxy S8

1. Open the app menu on the Samsung Galaxy S8 and the Android settings

2. Tap "Connections" and then "Mobile Hotspot and Tethering"

3. Tap again "Mobile Hotspot" and you can activate it on the one hand via the master controller, on the other hand set the password for it

You can use the three-point symbol in the upper right to display additional settings. The following are available:

  • Approved devices
  • Configure Mobile Hotspot
  • Timeout settings

You now know how to use the Samsung Galaxy S8 as a mobile hotspot for other devices that can then access the mobile Internet connection via W-Lan.

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