Data Calculator

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How often do
you use data?

Adjust the sliders to match your daily data use

Email with
no attachments
0 emails
Email with
attachments
0 emails
Viewing
photos
0 photos
Facebook and
Twitter updates
0 updates
App, Music, and
Game Downloads
0 items
Surfing
the web
0 hrs
Instant
Messaging
0 hrs
Watching
online videos
0 hrs
Music/Radio
streaming
0 hrs
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Data Legend: Smartphone

The examples below provide a general guideline for the amount of data used per service.

1 email (text only)
20 KB

1 email with photo attachment
350 KB

1 email with Word, Excel or Powerpoint attachment
300 KB

1 web page
180 KB

1 minute of streaming music
500 KB

Social media download/upload w/ photo
350 KB

1 app/game/song
4 MB

1 minute of streaming video (standard quality)
2 MB

1 minute of streaming video (HD quality)
5.1 MB

Note: Data usage varies by device. The above examples are based on averages and are estimates only. The actual amount of data used for the described activity can vary. 1 MB = 1,024 KB; 1 GB = 1,024 MB