1. Tim Bell1's Avatar
    I installed Snapchat a few days ago. I added some of my friends and use it alot. Today I get a message from Verizon stating I've used 95% of my data and still have 11 days left in this cycle. Does Snapchat use that much data??

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    08-11-2015 05:01 PM
  2. Aquila's Avatar
    You can check it's data usage by going to Settings > Data Usage and then scrolling down to find it in the list, which is sorted highest to lowest in terms of usage in MB. I cannot think of any reason it would use a lot of data, however I don't know how much data you have available, etc.
    Tim Bell1 likes this.
    08-11-2015 05:10 PM
  3. ryanidcomm's Avatar
    Snapchat likes to autoload videos in the background

    under the data usage you can limit snapchats data.

    I run it that way. only issue is you have to keep snapchat open when you send a video.

    snapchat and instagram are data hogs. with all those videos.
    Tim Bell1 likes this.
    08-11-2015 07:51 PM
  4. jesta192's Avatar
    The latest Snapchat (possibly only the Beta version?) allows you to disable automatic downloading by enabling the Travel Mode. Not sure how much it helps yet...
    08-14-2015 05:28 PM

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