Safari data usage

ledzep1

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Jan 24, 2016
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Hi

Is there any way to reduce the amount of data Safari uses. Im wondering if there is any features within the app that is recommended to turn off to maybe save a little more data.

Thanks
 

C DM

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Oct 17, 2011
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You can disable some things like suggestions and preloading but that's more or less it. You can also use a content blocker that would block ads and trackers and save on how much data I being transferred. Alternatively you can try using a different browser like Chrome or Opera which have some data saving options.
 
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now i see it

macrumors 601
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But downloading either one of those browsers will consume even MORE space. More than you could ever save by using them.
 

ledzep1

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Jan 24, 2016
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Thanks guys, think I will just leave it as it is for now to see how much data I have used at the end of my data plan month.

I only have 3gb data plan, I cant see myself getting anywhere near that as I make sure Im on wifi at home and only download apps/updates over this.