Setting up your Mac or PC to use a tethered phone and Wi-Fi at the same time is a very simple task. In fact, any computer running Windows 7+ or Mac OS X can connect to any combination of available Internet connections. In most cases, setting up multiple Internet connections on your computer doesn’t even require any extra hardware.
If you’re trying to connect multiple Internet connections for faster speeds, note that your various connections must come from different Internet sources. For example, Wi-Fi and Ethernet networks that are connected to the same router cannot be combined for increased bandwidth using channel bonding applications like Speedify, because they both share the same upstream network.
Step 1: Connect to Wi-Fi
Step 2: Tether Your Smartphone
Step 3: Combine Tethered Phone and Wi-Fi with Speedify
Now that you have both Wi-Fi and your phone’s tethered mobile broadband network connected to your computer simultaneously, you might want to combine both for faster and more reliable Internet. This is where Speedify comes in. Speedify is a cloud service for Mac & PC users that combines all the Internet connections available to your computer to create a single fast super-connection.
To get started with Speedify, simply download and install the application. (Speedify is currently available on PC, Mac, Android and iOS) Once running, you’ll see both Wi-Fi and tethered phone connections detected. That means you’re using both for their combined speed and reliability.