Owners of the OnePlus 5 might want to know how they can switch on and off mobile to control their data usage. One of the advantages of knowing how to switch off data is it prevents apps like emails, Facebook, Twitter and others from updating with your mobile data.
Another advantage of knowing how to switch off your mobile data is because of when you are outside the country, there are some countries that will charge you for International data usage. You’d might also want to switch off your data if you’re approaching your monthly limits.
Turning Mobile Data On and Off
When you’re using apps that don’t require an internet connection, just switch off your data to save more for important future online activities. This will preserve battery power and data usage. The instructions below will explain how to switch on and off mobile data on your OnePlus 5.
- Use your finger to swipe down from the top of your screen
- Click on the Settings icon
- Click on Data Usage
- Beside Mobile Data, there will be a toggle, move it to turn OFF mobile data
- Click OK
- Beside Mobile Data, move the toggle to switch mobile data back ON