Wi-fi hotspot device

Wi-Fi Hotspot


Wi-Fi hotspots allow portable, wireless access to the internet. These devices may be used at home, public spaces, or anywhere that free internet access is not available. Connect a tablet, smartphone or laptop computer to the Wi-Fi hotspot and follow the set-up instructions. Each Wi-Fi hotspot can connect to 10 devices simultaneously.

To Use the Wi-Fi hotspot

  1. To turn your hotspot on, press and hold the Power button on the front of the device until the display shows “Welcome.”
  2. In the Wi-Fi application on your computer or device, find the hotspot’s Wi-Fi name and enter the password to connect to the internet.
  3. Once the service has started, press the Power (Menu) button to show the Wi-Fi name.
  4. Press the Power (Menu) button again to show the password.
  5. To power the hotspot off, press and hold the Power button until the display shows “Goodbye.”

To Charge

  1. Insert the cable into the micro-USB charging port on the right side of the hotspot, and plug the charging adapter into an electrical outlet.
  2. The indicator light on the power button illuminates red when charging starts. The light turns green when the battery is fully charged. Fully charging a battery may take up to three hours.

Sprint R850 Wi-Fi Hotspot - User Guide

Sprint R850 Wi-Fi Hotspot - Additional Documentation