Many android or iOS users complain about high consumption of data nowadays but forget that there are some things to do that will make the data last longer than expected. We know that because of this pandemic a lot of people are in doors and they spend most time of the day with their phone.Now let’s take a look at the tips to minimize your phone data consumption.
- Limit your Data usage in android settings: here is how you can limit your mobile data usage, you will go to settings, click data usage then you will see billing cycle, click billing cycle then you will see the option for set data limit, click on set data limit and select the amount of data you want to use per day. Once the limit you set is exhausted your mobile data will off for the day, but u can always go there to reset again.
2. Restrict App Background Data: this is very important if you want to make your data last longer. Most of us don’t know that some Mobile App we don’t even use at all consumes almost 10% of our data per day. Now here is what you have to do. Go to settings, click on data usage then select mobile data usage, you will see the list of all the application that consumes data on your phone. Now click on each one by one, click on background data and off it, click on unrestricted data usage and off it. After you off it then you are good to go. But if you have some applications you don’t want to log into before receiving the message, you should leave the background data restrictions on. So that you will be able to reply messages without coming online, especially whatsapp.
3. Limit your use of streaming services: this is very common among alot of people, we complain that our data get exhausted easily but we are always online streaming videos. If you want to enjoy your mobile data, make sure you minimize the rate you stream videos online. It will surely help to make your data last longer.