An app is mobile software that adds a function or feature to a wireless device; popular apps include games, social networks, maps, and music/video sharing. Whether you have an unlimited plan or a monthly allotment, it's important to understand how apps use data before you purchase or download them since your wireless experience – from the app, data usage, battery life and network speeds – will be impacted.
For consumers, CTIA-The Wireless Association®, along with its members and the app developer community, created KnowMyApp.org so you know how the most popular apps use data. With Intertek Testing Services North America, we offer data usage estimates on some of the most popular apps in the Apple and Google stores.
You can conserve data on your smartphone with the following tips:
This site serves as a benchmark for measuring the data usage and efficiency of mobile applications. It delivers information to consumers and developers to help understand how mobile applications use data.
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