Control On The Go
Your vehicle is more than just a means of getting from point A to point B. Your built-in 4G LTE Wi-Fi® Hotspot*591a allows your vehicle to stand in as the family command center, mobile office and even remote classroom. Whether you’re trying to get more done while on the road or just trying to keep a little more distance in your daily routine, we can provide the answer.
You can connect up to seven devices to the hotspot and the signal reaches up to 15 meters away from your vehicle.
Stay connected and keep your passengers entertained with your Wi-Fi Hotspot
You don’t have to leave behind the high-speed connectivity you enjoy at home when you’re out on the road. With a paid data plan, your vehicle’s available built-in Wi-Fi® Hotspot* 591a can allow you to stream movies, download games, surf the web, post on social media and even video chat, all while on the go.
To help you hit the ground running, below are some tips and answers to common questions about how to use your available built-in Wi-Fi Hotspot.
First things first: to use the hotspot in your vehicle, you’ll need a paid data plan — check out plans and pricing here. You may also be eligible for a free trial of OnStar Connected Services. Wi-Fi plans are brought to you by our local carrier partners Etisalat in UAE and solutions by STC in Kuwait
Just follow these three simple steps:
1. You can configure the hotspot through your vehicle’s touch-screen by selecting “Wi-Fi Settings” within the vehicle’s settings menu, or by visiting your GM Account.
2. Pick your network name, also known as an SSID. It can be as descriptive or as fun as you want. Then pick a password to help keep your hotspot secure.
3. Go to the Wi-Fi settings menu on your phone, tablet or other device. Select the name you chose for your Wi-Fi Hotspot*591a, enter your password and you’ll be connected to the network.
That’s it! Once you’ve set up your hotspot, you and your passengers will be ready to stay connected, whether you’re on the ultimate road trip, or just running to the corner store.
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Try it. You’ll love it.
Ready to try data for yourself? Push your Blue OnStar button and ask an Advisor*502a to start your trial or add data to your existing plan or visit your GM Account in the Owner Center.