1. supraking's Avatar
    Just checked my Telus account online, looked at the data usage since getting my new Bold last week, and it's been a little bizarre to say the least. The latest update (today) looks like this:

    Anyone experience anything similar? Massive amounts of data while I sleep. All feeds set to manual refresh, no apps open, nothing out of the ordinary. I used to use 150 MB a month with Rogers and a Torch 9800 with the same apps. Thoughts?
    09-21-11 02:57 PM
  2. Tinyk's Avatar
    its kilobytes so id hardly call it a massive amount of data used, could have been a schdueled reboot causing the email to reconcile.
    09-21-11 03:12 PM
  3. VVoltz's Avatar
    I was seeing something similar in my Verizon 9930, I have the auto off set at night but when the phone wakes up I get up to 7 it was registering up to 10 megs, everyday. Basically if I didn't have wifi at home I would be pretty screwed as I have a 300MB data allowance per month.

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    09-21-11 04:00 PM
  4. Ecks's Avatar
    Damn, I'd say we have a sleeper app pulling in 160mb worth of updates at 340am.
    09-21-11 09:33 PM
  5. HaTaX's Avatar
    Are you on a BES server? If so, it could be wireless backups occurring kicked off by BES or even Blackberry Protect if you aren't on BES and use that.
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    09-21-11 10:08 PM
  6. euro2low's Avatar
    that's f***** up!

    RIM is downloading those naughty videos you took on your phone!
    09-22-11 12:08 AM
  7. supraking's Avatar
    I spoke to Telus support, they said that the times listed are GMT (so 4-5 hours ahead). I still don't know where those 160MB came from. I did download some podcasts over WIFI so I wonder if there was a glitch in the matrix... not seeing anything nearly that bad as of the last few days, but I've gone ahead and upgraded to a promo 6GB data plan to be safe. I can use it for tethering my new PB when they update it (if ever)
    09-27-11 03:51 PM
  8. Mhatham's Avatar
    After reading your post it reminded me of something that happened to me with Telus. Before I switched to the 9900, I had an HTC running windows, I went to the US for work and brought my phone. I shutoff all data connections and even manually turned off any apps that used data. I didn't need the phone for anything except if my wife needed to get a hold of me. A week later I went online to see my usage and I had a charge of $65 for roaming data. Funny thing was the connection time was just after 3am and I had no idea what connected.

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    09-27-11 04:04 PM