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Datawyze: How to save data on your smartphone

20th Oct 16

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By Vodacom 1555 Followers

It's easy to reach your data limit on your smartphone or tablet without even realising it. But you can reduce the amount of data you use by trying some of these practical tips. I recently decided to take my own advice and was amazed at what I found.

Keep track of data usage

Often, the more advanced the smartphone, the more data it consumes, so keeping track of your average data consumption becomes imperative. You can use the My Vodacom App to keep track of your monthly data usage. 

You can also check the total amount of cellular data used by accessing your phone's settings. Select Data Usage in the Settings  tab on your Android device to manage your consumption. iPhone users can tap on the Cellular folder in their Settings tab to see an alphabetical list of all the apps currently using cellular data. For the Windows Phone swipe down from the top of your screen and tap on All Settings, then tap Data Sense. You can also download data monitoring apps from the various app stores

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