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How to check data usage
Hi, im just wondering how do I check my data usage because I have the lowest data plan, but I want to use bbm. And does incoming e-mails to my phone use data? By the way im on rogers if it makes a difference.
- 06-01-10, 07:26 PM #3
Extreme = 100 GB
Extreme Plus = only 90GB
IAC it would be difficult (almost impossible) to reach gigabyte levels without extensive tethering. A typical BB used for moderate-heavy email, and some browsing and BBM should usually be below 100 Megabytes in a month - not gigabytes.<a href="http://www.galatis.de/starboard.php?d=5518"><!-- Something special for the spammers --></a>
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- 06-01-10, 08:37 PM #5
Are you sure this is referring to Internet usage on a phone? That sounds more like Internet usage on a PC.
For instance, the FCC is currently testing broadband ISPs here in the US. They consider >30 GB month to be heavy use. https://www.testmyisp.com/requirements.html
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06-01-10, 10:15 PM #6I want to use bbm. And does incoming e-mails to my phone use data? ...
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Rogers provides a web link to monitor your data use. Log on to your Rogers account to find it.
Only 4% of Rogers smartphone customers currently use more than 500 MB of data/month. Customers that use more then 500 MB of data/month tend to be customers that heavily stream and download content with their device
- 06-01-10, 10:22 PM #7
LOL! The list posted from the Rogers site are internet packages for cable internet.... I have the Extreme Plus. Go thru 90 GBs a month ez.Don't be afraid to LIKE or say THANKSConcept Corner: C004104CASamsung SPH A540 / Motorola V551 / Samsung SCH A645 / HTC Touch P3050 / BB Curve 8330 / BB Bold 9000 / Huawei U8100 / Apple iPhone 3GS / Motorola Spice / BB Curve 3G 9300 / Apple iPhone 4S / BB Bold 9900 / BB Q10 / (Current) iPhone 6 Plus / (Future) BB Classic 2
- 06-02-10, 02:06 AM #8
As a Rogers user, you should have an icon called "My Account" somewhere on your berry.
you should be able to use this app to view all your account information; including data usage.There are 10 types of people in the world: those that understand Binary, those that don't, and those that don't expect this signature to be in base 3.
- 06-02-10, 02:33 AM #9
Does it matter if your carrier offers "Unlimited Web" is it just for personal reference or are you guys trying to see where you are compared to your monthly limit?BlackBerry Unlockers
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