Samsung Galaxy A20 - Configure Broadcast Settings - Mobile / Wi-Fi Hotspot

If you are experiencing connectivity issues with your Mobile Hotspot or your device isn't found, check out the steps below..

Note To avoid interference with other Wi-Fi networks, try using non-overlapping channels (i.e., 1, 6, or 11).

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
    Note These instructions only apply to Standard mode and the default Home screen layout.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Connections > Mobile Hotspot and Tethering.
  3. Tap Mobile Hotspot.
  4. Tap the Menu icon Menu icon (upper-right) then tap Configure Mobile Hotspot.
  5. Tap Show advanced options.
  6. From the 'Broadcast channel' section, tap Use 5 GHz band when available to turn on or off.
    Note On when checkmark present.
  7. Tap the Dropdown menu Dropdown menu below 2.4 GHz then select a channel (e.g., Auto, 1, 7, etc.).
  8. Tap Save (lower-right).


Note Check out these FAQs for additional support on Mobile Hotspot.