As a UPC Internet customer you receive access to our World-wide Wi-Free network.
After registering for Wi-Free in the Connect App, you can use free wifi hotspots throughout the whole of Switzerland. If you don’t want to use Wi-Free, that’s no problem – simply don’t activate Wi-Free.
GET ONLINE FOR FREE WITH WI-FREE
AT OVER 500,000 LOCATIONS in Switzerland
and over 10 million locations in Europe
and the USA
Just a few of the advantages of Wi-Free
Easy set-up with the Connect App - get online in a few seconds
Never run out of mobile data - just connect to the nearest hotspot
Always free - and avoid unnecessary roaming costs
Since autumn 2014, we have offered our customers Switzerland’s biggest free wifi network with Wi-Free. This means you can browse the web at around 500,000 locations in Switzerland and over 10 million locations in Europe free of charge on your smartphone, tablet etc.
Simply set it up and always stay connected. Surf at a fast, reliable public UPC Wi-Free hotspot. The attainable speed depends on your location and device, among other things. Up to 150 Mbit/s are possible on the wifi network at public places, in restaurants and cafés. You can surf at up to 10 Mbit/s within range of other UPC Wi-Free customers' wifi routers.
Here is how it works:
Log in to My UPC and follow the path “Products” > “Internet” > “Wi-Free”.
In the next step, under “Use Wi-Free now”, you can select an individual password and activate your Wi-Free immediately.
Have fun surfing!
Only for UPC customers: free of charge, unlimited WLAN at more than 10 million Wi-Free Hotspots in Switzerland, Europe and the USA. Good to know: The reception quality of individual locations can vary.
Public Wi-Free location
Free WLAN for everyone Partner hotspots can also be used by non-customers Good to know: UPC customers can also surf here as much as they want!
No. Your private network remains full speed. The additional Internet performance required for Wi-Free is provided by UPC.
Follow these three steps:
Set your password by logging in to your My UPC account
Search for a Wi-Free hotspot
Connect your device, and off you go!
Anyone with a Wi-Free password can access Wi-Free at any hotspot.
Any devices with a WLAN receiver - iPhones, iPads, Android/Windows phones and tablets, Macs and PCs.
In principle, you can use all devices with a WLAN receiver to connect to Wi-Free (e.g. iPhones, iPads, Android/Windows phones and tablets, Macs and PCs).
Wi-Free connections are available throughout the UPC network. Local availability depends on whether you are at a Wi-Free hotspot. Please note: it is not possible to connect to Wi-Free on your own WLAN Modem