If you own a Smartphone then a Data connection becomes almost necessary. Most of the users have a data connection on their iDevices. And if you have a plan which offers unlimited data connectivity, means no limit over downloading and uploading data then you can use it without any concern. But if it’s limited and most of us have limited data usage, then watching over the data usage becomes a habit. You are always concerned about the data usage and not crossing the limit since you will be charged for that.But if you get a detailed info of your data usage and that too in real time then managing the usage will not be so difficult, will it? A new Cydia Tweak named Data Usage Monitor for iPhone exactly does the same for you. It tracks every data being used on your iPhone and shows you the figures in real time on the status bar.
There are number of apps available in the App store and Cydia which monitors data usage but this app differs with one feature which is real time update. Data Usage Monitor for iPhone is developed by iOS developer Elias Limneos. The Cydia Tweak also has some other features which are necessary in Data Usage monitoring.
You can enable and disable to monitor data usage and displaying them on the status bar from the settings option. Also the app allows you to set a data limit. This limit will be tracked by the app and it will stop you from using data beyond that limit. You can define what action needs to be taken when you reach the data limit you have set, from the option “Reached Limit Action”. Below that there are options that keep track of lifetime cellular data usage and data usage since last reset.
Data Monitor Usage for iPhone does not show you the upload in real time but it does track it in the background and include it in the data usage. Also to provide you perfect and accurate data usage the app also has an option which enable and disables tracking your Wi-Fi usage as it does not use cellular data.
So in all the Data Usage Monitor Cydia Tweak for iPhone has some interesting features including real time and data limit capacity. This makes it a must try. The app is available in Cydia Store under BigBoss repo for $1.99. Grab it right now if you are on a limited data plan.
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