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Unlimited data plan users consume 67% more mobile data than users on limited plans

Thursday 28 December 2017 | 14:25 CET | News
Mobile data usage among US consumers with unlimited plans is 67 percent higher than among those with limited plans, according to a study by NPD Group. Limited plan users instead rely more on Wi-Fi access. Over the last three months, limited plan users consumed 8 percent more than their unlimited plan counterparts, with a spike of 18 percent more Wi-Fi usage in October. When looking at data and Wi-Fi consumption as it relates to a user's smartphone operating system, iOS users tend to consume more mobile data, while Android users look to Wi-Fi.

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