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Problems with Android 4.0.4 Data Usage

Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by fontimania, Oct 9, 2012.

  1. fontimania

    fontimania New Member
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    Hello,


    I have a Sony Xperia S which I have upgraded to ICS about 1 month ago. I have noticed that there is WAY TOO MUCH date usage going on, c. 1.5gb per month, and I am a very low level user. 70% of this seems to be coming from Android OS whcih makes no sense. I disabled the "Back up my data" option but that has barely affected usage.

    Any advice would be grately appreciated

    james
     

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  2. mikedt

    mikedt 你好
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    Hi fontimania, welcome to Android Forums.

    Not sure if your ICS device has it, try going into Settings > Data usage > You should see a list of what apps and services are using data, and how much data each app is using.
     
  3. fontimania

    fontimania New Member
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    Mike, thanks for coming bak to me! I have looked there but it just says "Android OS". I can't narrow down what's been using the update any more than that. Have a look at the screen shots (edit: I can't upload photos at this stage)
     
  4. fontimania

    fontimania New Member
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    Turns out it was all that porn I was watching at work that was caning the data allowance. Who'd have thunk it would show up as Android OS usage?
     

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