Wi-fi Router WiMAX2+

Wi-Fi for home and on-the-go! | No charge for max. 6 months

Subjected period: until May. 31, 2018

  • All charges shown exclude tax.
  • For details, please refer to 「Precautions」page.

What is Asahi Net WiMAX 2+ ?

Asahi Net WiMAX 2+ is a high-speed mobile Wi-Fi Router (pocket Wi-Fi) service available in Japan. A mobile Wi-Fi router is provided free of charge so you can easily carry it around with you when outside and also use it inside your home. The Wi-Fi router will automatically connect to the closest available WiMAX 2+ antenna. The maximum possible WiMAX 2+ download speed is 440Mbps. The service currently covers all of Japan as connection to WiMAX and WiMAX 2+ networks is possible (and the au 4G LTE network if using the W04 or W03 router). In other words, you can use it just about wherever you go.

WiMAX is short for Worldwide Interoperability for Microwave Access.

Asahi Net WiMAX 2+ is fast!

With the WiMAX 2+ service, there is no monthly data traffic restriction (*1). This makes it suitable for those wanting to view video, or who have a need to send and receive large volume data files for their work. Whether at home or outside on the go, you can use this service without worry.

Asahi Net WiMAX 2+ offers high-speed 220Mbps and an unlimited monthly data traffic plan

  • 1 Regardless of any payment plans, we apply traffic regulation to address network congestion issue (when a user exceeds accumulated total usage of 10GB in 3 full days).
  • 2 The communication speed indicated above is the maximum download speed specifically within the system, and depends on the device type and on the conditions at the serviced areas. The actual communication speed may be lower depending on the network condition and congestion. Please refer to the Service Area Map to check the areas where maximum download speed of 440Mbps is available.
We can deliver in 3 days the shortest

For WiMAX 2+, we are committed to the minimum of 3-days delivery time after your order, limiting your stressful waiting time.

Choose from two pricing plans

Unlimited Data Plan

Monthly usage charge 4290 yen /month

Unlimited monthly data volume*1

  • Ideal for those who are always on-line!
  • Switch to Fixed Data Plan when needed!
Fixed Data Plan

Monthly usage charge 3610 yen /month

7GB monthly data volume

  • Ideal if needing less than 7GB/month!
  • Switch to Unlimited Data Plan when needed!
  • 1 To avoid network congestion, if the total traffic volume exceeds 10GB over a 3 day period a speed limit will be put in place.
  • Regardless of any payment plans we execute traffic regulation to address network congestion issue (when a user exceeds accumulated total usage of 10GB in 3 full days).
  • Choose the pricing plan that suits your data traffic needs. It is possible to start with one pricing plan and change to the other, but the change will take effect from the following month. For more about this, please refer to the Precautions section of this page.

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Usage charges

No monthly charge for max. 6 months!

There will be no monthly charge for max. 6 months. There are no installation fees as this mobile broadband service requires no installation! These are just two of the benefits of this mobile service over a fiber-optic service.

No charge

max. 6 months

  • If you cancel in the middle of a contract, in addition to the cancellation charge you may be required to pay a campaign penalty charge.
    For more information, please check the notes related to "Penalty Charges for Specific Campaigns" in the Precautions section of this page.
  • There is no charge for the opening month. Monthly charges for the following 5 months will be waived with this campaign.

Monthly charges

Unlimited Data Plan
(Monthly data traffic: unlimited *1)

4290 yen /month*2*3

Fixed Data Plan
(Monthly data traffic: 7GB)

3610 yen /month*2*3

Initial charges

WiMAX 2+ device

20000 yen
No Charge!

Initial setup

3000 yen

  • All the above charges exclude tax.
  • Separately, a Universal Service Charge is required.
  • In any month the High-speed Plus Area Mode is used, an additional 1005 yen (tax-excluded) /month will be charged.
  • For an additional charge of 800 yen (tax-excluded) /month, a fixed IP address is available with the Asahi Net WiMAX 2+ service.
  • The service opening month is the earlier of either 1. the date on which the data communication device purchased from Asahi Net is used to make the first WiMAX 2+ Internet connection, or 2. the date on which the 10th day after the date the Wi-Fi router is dispatched falls.
  • 1 In order to address network congestion issues, we execute traffic volume regulation for approximately 24 hours from noon of the following day after a user exceed the maximum 3-day accumulated usage of 10GB with the use of WiMAX 2+ and/or au 4G LTE.
  • 2 The Asahi Net WiMAX 2+ service has a two-year contract, with an automatic renewal every two years.
    From the first contract renewal month, the "long-term discount" system will take effect and the Unlimited Plan will be 4350 yen (tax-excluded) , and the Fixed Data Plan will be 3696 yen (tax-excluded) .
  • 3 The normal charge for the Unlimited Plan is 4850 yen (tax-excluded) and for the Fixed Data Plan is 4196 yen /month. In the month of cancellation, one month's monthly charge ( 4196 yen (tax-excluded) if the Fixed Data Plan, 4850 yen (tax-excluded) if the Unlimited Data Plan, the universal service charge and the cancellation charge (if not the contract renewal month) will be billed. Furthermore, if the service is cancelled in the opening month, the initial setup charge and data communication charge will be billed.
  • Devices as novas Home+CA and WX03 ( 20000 yen ea.) are distributed for free of charge with this service course.
discount @
When combined with another connection Course the monthly usage charge is discounted by 200 yen
discount A
Asahi Net WiMAX 2+ long-term discount starts 1st July 2016!
A 500 yen /month discount from the first contract renewal month

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Device Line-up

Speed Wi-Fi NEXT W04

This product is no longer available for sales.

Speed Wi-Fi NEXT W04

【Product Specifications】
  • Size: H130xW53xD14.2mm
  • Weight: Approx. 140g
  • Simultaneous connections: Max. 10 devices
  • Continuous communication time: Approx. 540 minutes (Using WiMAX 2+ Normal Mode.)

novas Home+CA

novas Home+CA

  • WiMAX 2+ compatible for Carrier Aggregation
    (Download speed up to 220Mbps)
  • Wi-Fi Standard 11ac compatible
  • Simultaneous use of Wi-Fi 2.4G/5G are available
  • Capable of up to 16 wireless routers with 1000BASE-T compatible wire LAN2 port
【Supported Areas】
  • WiMAX 2+ service areas

※novas HOME+CA is only offered to current Asahi Net members

novas Home+CA

Speed Wi-Fi NEXT WX03

This WiMAX 2+ 4x4 MIMO and 2CA-compatible router provides a maximum 440Mbps download speed

Speed Wi-Fi NEXT WX03

【Product Specifications】
  • Size: W99xH62xD13.2mm
  • Weight: Approx. 110g (with battery pack)
  • Simultaneous connections: Max. 10 devices
  • Continuous communication time: Max. 10 hours (Using WiMAX 2+ Normal Mode.)

Speed Wi-Fi NEXT WX03

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • After making an application, when can I start to use the service?
  • Is a Fixed IP address available?
  • Is it possible to change from the ASAHI Mobile WiMAX service to Asahi Net WiMAX 2+ service?

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The steps to using Asahi WiMAX 2+

  • STEP 1Check for service availability, then apply.

    Check for service availability, then apply.

    To find out if the Asahi Net WiMAX2+ service is available to the location(s) you want to use it, please use our Availability Check form to supply the postal address at which you'd like to use the Asahi Net WiMAX 2+ service.

    Availability Check

    If you'd prefer to check yourself, in Japanese, please click here.

  • STEP 2 A WiMAX 2+ device issued in as little as 3 days.

    A WiMAX 2+ device issued in as little as 3 days.

  • STEP 3Refer to the manual supplied with the WiMAX 2+ device for how to insert the IC card into the Wi-Fi device and operate it.

    Refer to the manual supplied with the WiMAX 2+ device for how to insert the IC card into the Wi-Fi device and operate it.

    Should you have problems making the settings, please call our English support line (03-6631-08610120-577-135) 10am to 5pm, weekdays.


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Please read these precautions before applying for the service.


Penalty Charges for Specific Campaignsarrow

Contract Period / Cancellationarrow

Contract Renewal Noticearrow

Charges - Precautionsarrow

Connection Speedsarrow

Traffic Volume Regulationarrow

Usage Chargesarrow

Data Plan Changesarrow

Bundle discount for Asahi Net membersarrow


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Asahi Net has for some time achieved no. 1 ranking in many customer satisfaction surveys, being rated highly for "quality", "line stability", "cost", "support" and other factors.

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