consumption on android devices can sometimes be outrageous, since it’s
applications has the ability of connecting to the internet at the background
and sometimes updating its self without
the consent of the owner.
To reduce data consumption by 50% or more
there are certain easy configuration you have to do on your device.
Locate the settings of your phone
Click on Setting
Click on Data Usage
Scroll down; when you scroll down, you will see the apps that are consuming
your internet data.
Click on the application’s icon
Step 6: Click
on the check box beside “Restrict background data” that is make sure the box is
ticked . after that go back.
Step 7: Go
back to Data Usage and restrict the background data for each app on the list
except google play, whatsapp, bbm, operamini and internet. Enjoy!
save more data, use operamini to browse facebook, news, mails e.t.c instead of the
regular facebook, news or email app.
Operamini Data Usage Summary
This is for those that want to save extra data. This can be done by
using Opera Max.
opera max? It is a free app that extends the life of your data
plan by up to 50%, especially if you use video and image-heavy apps such as
Vine, Instagram, Vevo or Flipboard.
How can I get it?
Locate the Playstore icon on your phone and click on it.
on the search icon and type “Opera Max”
Click on the Opera Max Icon
Click on “Install” then “Accept”
Step 5: Wait
for it to download and install
Click on open.
Step 7: When
the Opera Max app comes up, swipe your screen to the left twice then click on
“agree & continue”
Step 8: Click on start saving, tick the “I trust this
application” check-box then click ok
Step 9 (optional): This step involves
blocking some apps from consuming data without your knowledge; click on the
options, this is located at the top left corner.
Step 10 (optional): Click on App
management, then touch the apps you won’t like to block from accessing your
data connection. The apps you have blocked will be seen on the right part of