Save your data with this simple iPhone trick

When Apple upgraded their operation system, iOS, to version 9 – it added a feature called Wi-Fi assist. Wi-fi assist is intended to make sure that you have a strong wi-fi signal and in the event that your wi-fi signal is weak, this feature will switch over to cellular data in order to ensure a strong connection.

This feature, however, is set to “on” by default and therefore you could, unknowingly, be in a wi-fi area but could be chewing up your cellular plan.

In order to turn it off, hit your Settings button.

Next, click on Cellular

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Scroll down to the very bottom and turn Wi-Fi Assist to “off”.

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This will ensure that your data isn’t being used when you’re in a wi-fi area and therefore will help save a lot of data.

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