Mobile data is nowadays an essential need of every person owning a smart phone. People are not likely to be always near wifi connections therefore there is an increasing trend of mobile data usage around the globe and the cost varies from user to user. Nowadays there are a number of packages of mobile internet but most users complain about extra MBs being used without their knowledge. You have opened the right door to learn how to prevent Phone from consuming excess mobile data. Don’t forget to read Smartphone security tips.
How to Prevent Phone From Consuming Excess Mobile Data
Chrome pages compressing Have you heard about data saver on Chrome? You can use this great facility to save your mobile data from getting wasted on unwanted data. If you use Chrome for most of your internet browsing purposes then you should compress the pages in order to save the mobile internet data. This method can help you save up to 35% of your mobile data and costing you must less than you can think of. And the little delay in browsing is worth it. Launch Chrome, then when you see the vertical three dots in the right corner, click on them right away. Then go to the settings and there you can tap Data Saver.
Avoid using Facebook app When you find yourself asking how to prevent phone from consuming excess mobile data, a number of problem generating things list down in your mind. One of them is Facebook official application. It literally eats up the mobile data and for that you have an alternative of tinfoil for Facebook. This is a web application which will display your Facebook website. And help you save a good amount of internet MBs which you can enjoy for a longer period of time.
Background Data Always go to the settings of the apps you use and restrict the data at the background to prevent excess consumption of your mobile internet data. Activities running at the back include; syncing, automatic widgets update, feeds updates and many more.
Say no to auto-updating There is another hungry app that eats up the mobile data without you being aware of it. That is Google play store. Go to the settings and disable auto-updating of the applications in your smart phone. This will always ask for your permission next time it has any updates helping you know about what is going on in your smart phone.
Also try to keep music in your phone instead of streaming it always from different applications to save data usage.
These are a few methods to know how to prevent phone from consuming excess mobile data, which will certainly guide you to cost cutting techniques.
Nokia Lumia 900 will be available from 8-April-2012 $99.99 with a two year contract by AT&T. The new Nokia Lumia 900 will be available to pre-order in cyan or black colors from 30-March-2012 on stores and on http://www.att.com/lumia. This is first time that AT&T is going to introduce 4G LTE Windows Mobile Phone.
Polycarbonate body with rounded edges and tapered ends slips easily into pocket or purse.
Microsoft Mobile® Office and Internet Explorer® 9 preloaded
7 hours of talk time, 12.5 days of standby power
16 GB internal memory
512 MB of RAM
“AT&T and Nokia’s relationship spans many years and we’re thrilled to introduce their first 4G LTE Windows Phone only for our customers,” said Jeff Bradley, senior vice president – Devices, AT&T Mobility. “The Lumia 900 is impeccably designed with clean lines and a camera that rivals stand-alone digital cameras on the market today. Combine that with the people-first Windows Phone experience and our 4G networks – the nations’ largest – and it’s clear that this is one of the best phones customers can find.”
Nokia has announced a brand new mobile phone that is Nokia 808 PureView. This phone seems to be created for the people who love photography and the new Nokia 808 Pure View can attract them due to its 41mp camera when shooting still images, as reported. Previously the Nokia N8 was the choice of photography lovers so we can say 808 can be a successor of the N8.
The new Nokia 808 PureView has been announced by Nokia and expected to be available in the second quarter of 2012 and expected price for Nokia 808 Pure View can be around 450 Euros.
Below are the few important features of Nokia 808 Pure View:
Carl Zeiss-lensed camera: A powerfull 41 MegaPixels for still images (34-mp for 16:9 images)
Operating System: Symbian Belle
Processor: 1.3GHz single-core chip
Display: 4-inches corner to corner (Nokia-style 360 x 640 (nHD))
Storage Memory: 16GB Builtin and ex
pandable via microSD
Pentaband modem to increase the signal strength while globe-trotting
There is a secret code in Nokia Lumia 800 and all other Windows phones that enable you through a diagnostic tools to check the functionality of your mobile components. These diagnostic tools provide you the access to test all the hardware of the phone whether it is working correctly or not. You can utilize this feature to check your phone to make sure that all of the hardware are working correctly, like Camera and died pixel on your LCD screen and many more.
To access the diagnostic tools on Nokia Lumia 800 open Phone Dialer and enter the code ##634#this will trigger the tools menu and you will see the list of below tools.
Nokia has released its excellent new operating system update called Nokia Belleupdate that is for some selected Symbian-powered handsets i.e. N8, E7, C7 etc. Belle is the new and improved operating system for Symbian users, that was announced by Nokia in December 2011 and it was expected to be released for download in February 2012 and now it is available. Nokia Belleupdate comes with many new features and gives your mobile fresh new look, improved performance and more added features i.e. new user interface, up to six home screens with live widgets in different sizes.
If you are having the following Nokia mobiles running on Symbian you can update for Nokia Belle.
From now Nokia is providing the Nokia Belle in the upcoming mobiles in the market that include Nokia 700, 701 and 603, Nokia N8, Nokia C7 and Nokia C601.
How to Update to Nokia Belle
1. Make sure you have latest Nokia Suit (3.3) running on your computer. If not you can download from Here.
2. Once you have installed latest connect your phone to the PC using USB cable.
3. The Nokia Ovi Suit will prompt that the new software is available, all you have to do is click Next and complete the process. If it does not prompts automatically open Nokia Ovi Suite, Select Tools —-> Software updates and follow the steps on screen. For making the update automatically every time you connect your phone go to Tools —-> Options and select the option “Automatically download software updates”.
The update takes time depending upon the internet speed of your network and mostly it take 30 – 60 minutes for normal internet speeds.
In some cases your phone may stop responding after the update process, don’t worry just follow as below mentioned:
In case of C6-01, C7, E6 and Nokia 500 remove the battery, re insert the battery and turn ON the phone it will be OK.
In case of E7, N8 and X7, hold the power button for about 10 seconds and your mobile will reboot.
You can also contact your local Nokia Care center in case the mobile is not working.