The Ultimate mobile Wi-fi hotspot, featuring a 4G LTE connection.
Passengers to check email, stream media and play games.
Simply, with the easiest way to access data on the go.
Easily connected. Amazingly simple.
Any time your vehicle is on, your hotspot is available and ready to connect to your devices, so it's easy to use.
Our stronger signal means you have a fast and reliable connection. And because the built-in Wi-Fi hotspot is powered by your vehicle, you don't have to worry about your mobile device battery.
The built-in OnStar Wi-Fi hotspot supports up to 7 mobile devices, letting your passengers connect to the apps and info they want.
Your first 3 months or 3GB of data are included with the purchase of the vehicle. After that, select a plan from OnStar that's right for you.
Flexible Plan Options
OnStar offers a variety of one-time and monthly data plans, starting as low as $5. Find the plan that fits your needs.
Not sure how much data you need for your in-vehicle Wi-Fi hotspot? Our data calculator will help you visualize data usage for e-mail, streaming music, social media and more.
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Wi-Fi Hotspot FAQ
Q: Do I need a data package to use the vehicle's Wi-Fi hotspot?
A: Yes, a data plan is required to use the vehicle's Wi-Fi hotspot. Log in/register here to check out the WiFi data plans.
Q: What is the OnStar Data Trial? What do I get with this trial?
A: Customers receive a 3-month or 3 GB (whichever comes first) trial data plan with the purchase of an eligible vehicle. OnStar data plan subscribers will also have the opportunity to access special offers from content partners, such as Famigo and TumblebooksTV, for brought-in devices.
Q: Why do I need a vehicle data plan for the Wi-Fi Hotspot if I have personal hotspot available on my smartphone?
A: The built-in Wi-Fi hotspot provides a better in-vehicle experience than your smartphone for a number of reasons. Our stronger signal means you have a fast and reliable connection. It is powered by your vehicle, so you're not reliant on a mobile device battery. It is also a more powerful connection than a smartphone or mobile hotspot* due to the external antenna.
Q: Does my vehicle need to be running for the Wi-Fi Hotspot to work?
A: The vehicle ignition needs to be in the "Run" or "Accessory" position for the Wi-Fi hotspot to be active.
Q: What is the range for the in-vehicle Wi-Fi hotspot?
A: The Wi-Fi Hotspot has a range of 50 ft. from your vehicle.