Lower mobile data usage and save on your cell phone bill
Jesse Simms • November 26, 2018if( has_post_thumbnail( $post_id ) ): ?>
Ting is the phone provider that helps you lower your mobile data and save money
There are many different ways to reduce smartphone mobile data usage without having to limit yourself or switch up your smartphone routine. At Ting, we only charge people for what they actually use. That means the less you use, the less you pay. And you can save even more when you restrict your data usage.
There are data saving toggles and features in popular apps (including Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat) that help you cut your data use. There are also controls built right into your smartphone operating system to do the same.
The more you connect to Wi-Fi on Ting, the more you save. We encourage people to lower their monthly mobile bills by cutting and controlling their data usage. You can spend less than $20 per month for one phone with Ting. It all comes down to lowering your mobile data use.
Take a look at our broad list of articles that will help you lower your cellular data usage. If you’re with a pay for what you use provider like Ting, this means a lower monthly bill.
Check out some of our longer-form articles that will teach you everything you need to know about smartphone mobile data.
From the basics to the bonus features, the guides below have it all.
Understanding your mobile data usage
Want to reduce your data usage but not sure where to start? You’re in the right place.
Learn where mobile data is typically used on your smartphone and find out how to handle apps that take advantage of your data plan without having to sacrifice your smartphone experience.
Reduce and manage data usage
There are controls built right into your smartphone operating system that will help you reduce your data usage. Here are some general apps and settings within Android and iOS smartphones that will lower your cellular data usage.
Make the most of Wi-Fi
When you connect to Wi-Fi at home, work, school or a cafe, you don’t use any mobile data. Here are some tips and tricks for making the most of Wi-Fi and saving even more.
Unplug from your phone
While phones can be powerful tools that make our lives better, they can also feel like a bit of a burden sometimes. Why not unplug from your phone a bit? You’ll use less data than ever. You could even consider going with a flip or feature phone for texting and calling only.
Lower mobile data use in popular apps
Most popular apps include a built-in data saving toggle or feature. There’s no need to stop using an app entirely, just take a look through the icons below and find the apps you recognize to lower your monthly mobile data usage.
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and Google Maps are just a few of the apps listed below.
Can you think of any other data saving features that we’ve missed? Please let us know in the comments below.
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