How to setup your Smart Bro Pocket Wi-Fi device

Andrea Santiago Orgaz

27 Jan 2023

The Smart Bro Pocket WiFi is a convenient way to have an internet connection anywhere you go. If you're thinking of purchasing one or you want to set up your Smart pocket Wi-Fi now, this guide will show you everything you need to do to get online.

What is Smart Bro?

Smart Bro is a personal wi-fi device that gives you access to the internet anywhere in the Philippines.

It works by inserting a Smart micro SIM into the device, creating a personal wi-fi hotspot to connect to.

It is beneficial for people who need to stay connected while on the go, as it offers a portable and reliable way to get online.

How to set up Smart Bro Pocket Wi-Fi?

Setting up your Smart Bro device is really easy, just follow these 5 steps:

  1. Insert your Smart Micro SIM into your Smart Bro device.

  2. Look for the SSID or network name on the back of your Smart Bro Pocket Wi-Fi. Once you've found it, open up your wi-fi settings on your phone or laptop and connect to that network (if your device asks for a password, enter smartbro).

  3. Once connected, open your browser on that device and go to the Smart website.

  4. You will be redirected to the Smart Bro homepage. From there, you can choose which Smart Bro prepaid promo you want to avail of and how much data you need.

  5. Create a Smart Bro account and login to apply your choice to your device. Once you're done, you can start using your Pocket Wi-Fi device!

Once you're setup, if you need to reload your Smart Bro device, you can do it with Ding without any processing fees.

What are the benefits of Smart Bro is a pocket Wi-Fi?

✅ Get Smart's LTE and 5G connections

Whether it's for study, work or surfing the web, you can do it with blazing fast internet thanks to Smart's LTE and 5G connections.

✅ Carry it wherever you go

Many people find the Smart Bro pocket Wi-Fi useful because they can easily carry it wherever they go while maintaining strong coverage.

✅ Connect up to 15 devices

With Smart Bro, you can connect up to 15 devices without compromising the Internet speed. This is particularly useful for families who want affordable, prepaid internet in the Philippines.

✅ Enjoy GIGA offers and promos

Smart also has GIGA offers and promos, allowing people to use their data for various purposes, from streaming, social media browsing, downloads, and more. GIGA offers reasonable amounts of data for more affordable price points.

✅ Download Giga Life app to manage your spending

To better manage your data, Smart also has the Giga Life app where you can seamlessly manage your account and your mobile data spending, earn rewards, and register for promos.

What are the best Smart Pocket Wi-Fi devices available?

5G Rocket Wi-Fi

This device allows up to 15 devices to connect simultaneously without any hiccups in data speed. Each purchase also comes with a 100MB data voucher from Smart Bro and a PHP 250 voucher that you can use to purchase more data when needed.

LTE Advanced Pocket Wi-Fi

This is a more affordable option and is also the most popular choice out of the two. For only PHP 995, you can get this device with a free 100MB data voucher that you can use after the purchase. With this, you can connect up to 10 devices anytime, anywhere.

Where can I get my Smart Bro kit?

You can get your Smart Bro kit from any Smart Store and partner stores like 7-Eleven, Ministop, and other convenience stores. You may also purchase it online through the Smart Online Store which offers free nationwide shipping with every purchase.

How to load your Smart Bro device?

There are several ways to reload, doing it with Ding is quick and easy as you reload the device just like a regular Smart prepaid number.

To load Smart Bro via Ding:

  1. Go to the Smart Bro page and select an amount of load.

  2. Enter your Smart Bro number and complete the purchase. For most devices, the amount of PHP will automatically be added to your Smart Bro account.

  3. If your device doesn't automatically reload, go to your Smart Bro dashboard. Got to SMS and select NEW message. Text RELOAD(space)14-digit PIN(Space)Smart Number and send to 1510. The 14 digit PIN will be found on your Ding receipt or under the transaction details in My account.

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