Annoying of your android Oreo eating a lot of mobile data/cellular data? Let see some handy tips to reduce mobile data usage on android Oreo 8.0 devices such as Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Nexus 6P, Nexus 5X etc. Most of all cellular data lost due to background app services, Location services, poor Wi-Fi connection and more. Facebook and Instagram is one of the most consuming mobile data usage apps.
You will disable auto downloading apps and apps update settings in android 8.0 Oreo. If possible then always try to set update apps and system software Wi-Fi only to reduce cellular data in android 8.0 Oreo. Check out below given several tips to reduce mobile data usage on android Oreo 8.0.
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5 handy tips to reduce mobile data usage on android Oreo 8.0
First of all show which apps use more mobile data usage in your android 8.0 Oreo devices. After found that particular app, disable app background data in android 8.0 Oreo to save mobile data. Check out below given methods to manage mobile data usage in Oreo.
1st Way: Turn off mobile data / cellular data when not use
Turn off cellular data when not use in your android 8.0 device.
Step 1: Go to settings in your android Oreo
Step 2: Tap Network & Internet
Step 3: Tap data usage
Step 4: Disable mobile data usage in Oreo
You can enable data saver in android 8.0 Oreo to reduce data usage and limit apps background activity in your android devices. Also allow selected app to use mobile data in your android 8.0 Oreo devices.
2nd Way: Disable app background data in android 8.0 Oreo
Some of the application use mobile data in background while not use. So find app that use more data and disable background data in your android devices.
Step 1: Go to settings in Oreo device
Step 2: Tap apps & notifications
Step 3: Tap app want to disable background data
Step 4: Tap Data usage
By default enable background data, it means in background app usage mobile data while not use app.
Step 5: Disable background data
3rd Way: Disable location services in Oreo to reduce mobile data usage on android Oreo
Step 1: Go to settings in android 8.0
Step 2: Tap Security & location
Step 3: Tap location under privacy section
Step 4: Disable location services
You can individually enable / disable location permission in android Oreo 8.0 devices.
4th Way: Disable auto download & apps updates using cellular data
Step 1: Open Play Store in android 8.0
Step 2: Tap three horizontal lines
Step 3: Tap settings
Step 4: Tap auto-update apps
Step 5: Choose auto-update apps over Wi-Fi only
5th Way: Send low quality images to reduce mobile data usage on android Oreo
In daily routine we send lot of images to friends or family members vie WhatsApp, Facebook and Instagram. Make sure selected low quality images to reduce cellular data in your android 8.0 and other devices.
Media auto-download in WhatsApp:
WhatsApp > More > Settings > Data usage > When using mobile data > Uncheck box if checked
Set low data usage during a WhatsApp call in android Oreo:
WhatsApp > More > Settings > Data usage > low data usage
Check out this: Reduce mobile data usage in Facebook on any android device
Use less cellular data in Instagram on android:
When set less cellular data in Instagram, photos and videos may take longer time to load or open in your android devices.
Instagram > Profile icon > More > Settings > Cellular data use > use less data
Change photo upload quality in Instagram
Instagram > Profile icon > More > Settings > upload quality > basic / normal
And that’s all. End the list of possible solutions to reduce mobile data usage on android Oreo 8.0 devices. Do you have any other tips you want to share? Let us know in below comment box. Stay connected with us for latest android 8.0 tips and tricks.