Enjoy Internet connection by connecting a notebook PC or tablet with an au smartphone.
In addition to an Internet connection on your smartphone, with subscription to the Tethering Option you can connect your notebook PC, tablet, game consoles and other devices to the Internet by using the tethering function on a 4G LTE smartphone.
Tethering is a function that enables you to connect various devices such as a notebook PC, tablet or game console to the Internet outside the home by using a smartphone as an access point.
There are three types of tethering (connection methods between a smartphone and device) to choose from: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth® and USB. Choose the method that suits your use.
|Eligible data (packet) flat-rate services
or rate plans
|Data (packet) flat rate services and rate plans other than the above||¥500/
4G LTE Smartphones, 4G LTE Feature phone, 4G LTE Tablets, iPhone (excluding iPhone 4S), iPad
* If the total amount of communications of the month (plus the additional 500MB when subscribed to the Tethering Option, except during the free period of the option charge) exceeds the data quantity for that month, the maximum communications speed for sending and receiving until the end of that month will be 128 kbps. (The communications speed constraint will be removed on the first day of the following month.) If you apply for the Extra Option, the communications speed constraint does not apply. Data quantities purchased with Data Charge can be used without any communications speed constraint.Data Charge