7 ways to seriously cut back on iPhone data usage – CNET

Stopping seven data-hungry apps from killing your data plan isn’t the only way for iPhone owners to reduce their data usage. Here are seven phone-wide settings that can help keep you under your monthly data allotment.

1. Restrict iTunes and App Store downloads

You can prevent iTunes and the App Store from downloading music, movies, apps and so on when you are away from a Wi-Fi signal. To do so, go to Settings > iTunes & App Store and toggle off Use Cellular Data.

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Tap this to prevent iTunes from using your cellular data for automatic downloads.


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