How to reduce and conserve mobile phone data usage ( monthly bandwidth quota ) on your Android Smartphone or iPhone iOS? When you are using mobile data, every bytes counts.
Why waste precious data loading the entire site when there is a feature that filters out unnecessary data, thus saving you precious mobile data.
↓ 01 – Google Data Saver | Chrome for Android
For Android:This feature is build into Android Chrome browser for smartphones, to enable it, visit Settings > Data Saver and toggle the option. Reduces data usage by using Google servers to optimize pages you visit.
By enabling this extension on Google Chrome browser and Android smartphone, Chrome will use Google servers to compress pages you visit before downloading them.
Pages accessed using private connections (HTTPS) or in incognito tabs will not be optimized or seen by Google. Get more visibility into your data usage by clicking on “Details” to see how much data is used by the sites you visit. This might help you make more informed decisions regarding your usage based on the type of connection you are using.
↓ 02 – skyZIP | Mozilla Firefox [ Addon ]
For Computer: skyZIP browser extension can reduce satellite data usage by using NYNEX proxy servers to optimize webpages. Data savings are at about 50%. Many web-sites are not optimized – but skyZIP is transcoding images to WebP lossless format, resulting images are 80% smaller. Download SkyZIP here for mozila firefox
↓ 03 – Network Bandwidth Saver | Mozilla Firefox [ Addon ]
For Computer:Modern web pages are bulky with a lot of images. Loading of images takes a lot of bandwidth and slows down web page loading. This add-on aims to improve web page loading by using a lazy load approach for images. Instead of loading all images in the web page at the beginning, images loading is delayed until they appear in the visible screen area. Images that are not in the visible screen area will not be loaded during initial loading of the web page. Users who do not scroll down long web pages will be able to save a lot of network bandwidth that gets wasted in loading all images in the web page
↓ 04 – Opera Max Android | Android Smartphone [ App ]
For Android: Opera Max is a data-management and data-savings app that shrinks videos and photos on almost any app on mobile data connections, as well as Wi-Fi. Extend your data plan by up to 50% for free. Download Opera Max and take full control of your data. Key Features:
- Save megabytes of data while using popular apps like Netflix, LINE, Instagram, Google Chrome, Gaana, Pandora, Slacker Radio, and more
- Manage your data consumption and extend your data plan
- Boost Wi-Fi speeds and save more data
- Prevent apps from using background data
05 – Data Compression Proxy | Google Chrome Browser [ Desktop ]
This is an experimental extension for Google Chrome bringing Chrome Data Compression Proxy from mobile to desktop PCs. It is a huge data saver! Now with statistics, ad blocking and a bypass list, which you can customize in options. Data Compression Proxy