To use the Mobile Hotspot feature, you need:
A Compatible Phone
Own a compatible Cricket phone, or choose from the ones below.
If you have a compatible phone and a qualifying rate plan, you can get started now. Go to My Account and add the mobile Hotspot feature.
Start by choosing a compatible phone below
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. Mobile Hotspot feature requires a compatible phone and qualifying rate plan. Mobile Hotspot is available to new and existing Cricket customers only on our $50/8 GB and $60/12 GB rate plans. Mobile Hotspot is not available on our Talk & Text, $40/3 GB, or Unlimited plans. Click for complete Mobile Hotspot Terms and Conditions.