Because different types of phone activity use different amounts of data, the amount of time 1 GB lasts will vary. For example, a user can surf the Web for around 44.5 hours on 1 GB of data, but can only place video calls lasting 30 minutes on Skype for about 4.5 hours.Continue Reading
When surfing the Web, users can view approximately 3,000 web pages on 1 GB of data. However, websites vary in size. For example, sites with primarily text will use less data than those with high-resolution pictures or videos.
The amount of 1 GB of data will allow users to share around 4,000 photos on sites such as Facebook, Instagram and Flickr. Larger photos will use more data, but about 130 average-sized photos can be shared daily for a month.
Around 34,000 emails without attachments and Whatsapp messages can be sent and received with 1 GB of data. Users can watch about 310 minutes on YouTube, which is equivalent to around 70 music videos. Music aficionados can download about 160 songs before exceeding the 1 GB limit.
Users should clearly understand the fine print in their cell phone plans. Companies usually add extra charges at higher rates to the month's bill if a customer's data limit is exceeded.Learn more about Mobile
Wind Mobile offers a selection of unlimited phone and data plans for purchase in Wind Mobile stores across Canada. The store locations are listed on Wind's website. However, phones and plans are not available for purchase on the website, as of 2015.Full Answer >
A user with a 1 GB data plan using mixed capabilities can send about 600 emails, stream about 8 hours of music, have about 19 hours of surfing the web, create about 100 social media posts with photos, watch about 2 hours of streaming video or download about six apps, songs and games, according to AT&T. The usage amount of each selection can change due on the amount used.Full Answer >
AT&T, Verizon, Sprint and T-Mobile all have large networks with varying amounts of coverage. Visiting OpenSignal.com and entering a ZIP code can determine the best carrier for that location. Cellular phone reception depends upon the level of coverage a carrier has in the area where a phone is used.Full Answer >
On a mobile phone, the infrared (IR) port enables data transfer to another IR equipped phone. The phones must have the IR ports aligned with a clear line of site to establish a connection.Full Answer >