Apple iPhone 3GS
There are situations in which we do not have a WiFi connection, either because we are away from home or outside work or because there is a network problem, or we are in a second residence, and we need to connect from a computer / laptop, a tablet or a television to watch our favorite series or movies using the internet connection of our Apple iPhone 3GS.
Fortunately if you have a SIM card with data rate on your Apple iPhone 3GS you can share WiFi and surf the internet from another device by following the steps below:
Estimated time: 10 minutes.
1- First step: First of all check that you have 3G / 4G / 5G mobile connectivity activated on your Apple iPhone 3GS. To do this, with the Apple iPhone 3GS unlocked, you can slide your finger from the bottom of the screen up, the shortcuts to device settings will be displayed. The antenna symbol should be green as in the following image, if not, press to activate it.
2- Second step: On your Apple iPhone 3GS go to settings, this is the gear icon you will find on the home screen.
3- Third step: Click on "Personal Hotspot".
4- Fourth step: Activate the option "Allow Others to Join", your Apple iPhone 3GS will automatically generate a password for this shared Wi-Fi connection, if you want to change it, click on the password and modify it.
5- Fifth step: You already have the option to share the internet connection activated from your Apple iPhone 3GS, now you must configure this Wi-Fi connection on the other device, be it a mobile phone, tablet, PC, television, etc.
1- Select "iPhone 3GS of XX” (the name of your device)in the Wi-Fi settings of your computer or the other device from which you want to connect to the internet.
2- Enter the password that appears in your Apple iPhone 3GS when required.
1- Link the Apple iPhone 3GS to the computer.
2- In the Apple iPhone 3GS, press Link or enter the code displayed on the computer.
3- Connect the Apple iPhone 3GS to the computer.
1- Plug in the Apple iPhone 3GS to the computer.
2- From the list of network services in the settings, choose Apple iPhone 3GS.
The Apple iPhone 3GS have the following network connectivity to be able to share the internet: GSM / HSPA
2G connectivity: GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
3G connectivity: HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100
Network speed: HSPA 7.2/0.384 Mbps
WLAN: Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g
Bluetooth: 2.1| A2DP (headset support only)