Nowadays, with the widespread use of mobile gadgets, especially smartphones, it has become more difficult to control the consumption of the Internet on mobile phones, to the extent that many people prefer to close their eyes to the consumption of the Internet to avoid exorbitant costs. In this short article, we will show you how to do this using the tool provided by Android.
All Android-based devices use a suite of tools to monitor data usage, allowing you to set data alerts and restrictions to prevent overuse of data. In the following, we will teach you a method that can be used to control the internet data consumption of the phone SIM card.
Swipe down the settings shortcut page on your tablet or Android phone and click on the “Gear” icon to enter its “Settings” menu.
The location of the data settings may vary depending on the Android phones of different companies; But in general it can be in sections Data usage settings> Settings Find it. On Samsung smartphones, go to the Connections section > Data Usage> Mobile Data go; Of course, in this tutorial, we use Google Pixel.
Select the Network and Internet option from the top of the settings menu.Now, tap Mobile Network At the top of the page, you will see how much traffic your SIM card has consumed this month.Also at the bottom of the page by entering the section App Data Usage Here is a list of the programs that get the most traffic.
In addition, the graph shows the consumption of applications installed on the phone from the highest to the lowest consumption, respectively. Tap on your SIM card to prevent the application from accessing the Internet, as provided.
An option with the title Background Data You can see that you can enable it. This terminates the application access to the mobile data internet in the background; However, if the application is opened, it will be accessed again.
The next option that can be used is to set alert alerts and apply data restrictions. To do this, go back one step and enter the section Data Warning & Limit Become. in this part, Data Warning Enable. Consider a certain amount of volume for the program to use your data. When you reach this value, you will receive a usage message. Tap “Set” when done.
In the latter option, you will be able to completely cut off data consumption when you reach the intended limit. By doing this, you will see a message with the subject: “When you reach the allowed limit, your mobile phone data will be lost”. in this level, Date Limit Enable. As we did before, now enter a certain amount for the data cut limit and set it.
Using this tutorial, along with the tools that Android has provided by default, we can manage our mobile phone data. In addition to these tools, there are numerous other applications that manage our mobile phone data in a specialized and centralized manner; For example, the free GlassWire app.
GlassWire with its unique design has all the tools mentioned in this article, with the difference that you can manage WiFi apart from controlling your SIM card data.