[Important] Ponta JAPAN Wi-Fi is shutting down
Thank you for using Ponta JAPAN Wi-Fi!
We regret to inform you that we will sunset Ponta JAPAN Wi-Fi app on September 30, 2019.
The schedule is as follows:
Sep 30: Removed from Google Play.
Oct 15: Server will be shutdown and no longer be available.
*user data will be deleted within 180 days after Sep 30, 2019.
Turn on location setting in order to access automatically over 200, 000 Wi-Fi hotspots in Japan.
Accessing free Wi-Fi has never been easier. Ponta JAPAN Wi-Fi provides tourists with the simplest solution to access Free Wi-Fi hostspots anywhere in Japan.
From arriving airport to Tokyo, Osaka, and anywhere else in Japan ? you’ll be able to easily connect your mobile to Free Wi-Fi.
Avoid Data Roaming, Prepaid SIM Card, and Pocket Wi-Fi rental; these options quickly rack up costs and often come with slow data restrictions.
Ponta JAPAN Wi-Fi, on the other hand, lets you enjoy travelling Japan through free and quick web connections.
Ponta JAPAN Wi-Fi automatically connects you to Wi-Fi hotspots while you travel, and to make travelling Japan that much better, the app comes along with these special features:
・Get automatic recommendations on popular cafes, restaurants, shopping areas near you.
・Save your favourite visited places.
・Search for nearby Wi-Fi hotspots and stores with the MAP function.
・Download the Offline MAP so you can still travel easy without internet.
Ponta loyalty program
・Use Ponta Card and collect and redeem Ponta Points in Japan. Show digital Card when making a transaction at the Partner Outlet.
・Get useful information of the Ponta Partners in Japan by reading Ponta contents.
When using the app, make sure you remember these things:
・ Cost incurred for 3G, LTE communications is at your expense.
・WiFi services are provided without any encrypting.
・The app collects device and GPS data to analyse app usage trends in Japan and provide better services. Statistics are provided to alliance corporation without personal information.
・Continued use of GPS running in the background can dramatically decrease battery life.
*This service is powered by Wire and Wireless co., Ltd.