How to set data usage limit on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

In latest Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Oreo devices, you can see how much data usage by apps on your Pixel devices. In this tutorial, I will show you complete guide to set data usage limit on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL 8.1 devices. You’ll reduce and manage mobile data usage on Google Pixel 2 using Network & internet settings.

You can set both mobile data usage warning and set data limit on Pixel 2 Oreo devices. Also set Google Pixel 2 data cycle settings and Wi-Fi data usage in your phone. When disable Wi-Fi in your device, Google Pixel using data. Follow below given step by step guide to set data usage limit on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Oreo.


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How to set data usage limit on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL 8.1 & 8.0 Oreo

Below you can see both mobile and Wi-Fi data usage settings for Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL devices.

Step 1: Go to settings in your Pixel 2

Step 2: Tap on Network & internet

Here you can see Wi-Fi, Mobile network, data usage, hotspot & tethering, VPN and Aeroplane mode.

Set mobile data usage in Google Pixel 2 XL

Step 3: Tap on Data usage

Pixel 2 mobile data usage settings

Step 4: Tap on Mobile data usage

You can see application list with usage mobile data. Tap on any app to restrict background data and unrestricted data usage in your device.

Google Pixel billing cycle settings

Step 5: Tap on billing cycle to set data warning & set data limit on Pixel 2 & Pixel 2 XL

Here you’ll see billing cycle, set data warning and set data limit options.

Step 6: To set data warning, turn on set data warning toggle button (Show below screenshot)

Google Pixel 2 data warning

Step 7: Now tap on data warning

Set data usage warning in MByte or GByte on Pixel 2 XL

Step 8: Set data usage warning in MByte/GByte on your Pixel 2 & tap on SET

 

Step 9: To set data limit, turn on set data limit toggle button (Show below screenshot)

Google Pixel 2 data limit

Step 10: Now tap on data limit

How to set data usage limit on Pixel 2 XL

Step 11: Set data usage limit in MByte/GByte on your Pixel 2 & tap on SET

Now set data usage limit on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL. When your Pixel 2 reaches the maximum limit you set, turn off mobile data once.

How to see Wi-Fi data usage on Pixel 2 XL:

Settings > Network & internet > Data usage > Wi-Fi > Wi-Fi data usage

Do you have any idea to limit Wi-Fi data usage in your Google Pixel 2?   

How to set Pixel 2 data cycle settings:

In Pixel 2 billing cycle, you can set usage cycle reset date using below settings in your android device.

Set Pixel 2 data cycle settings

Settings > Network & internet > Data usage > Mobile > Billing cycle > Billing cycle > usage cycle reset date > SET

That’s it. We hope this makes it clear how to set data usage limit on Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL Oreo. If you have any problem, leave your feedback in below comment section. Do you have any other Pixel 2 tips you want to share?

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