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Reduce Cellular Mobile Data used by Instagram

Now is a trend of Selfies where everybody wants to put their images over Instagram with lots and lots of hashtags. With the soar in the adoption of social media, the sharing of multimedia files has increased to a great extent and as a result we are so many images being shared by our friends and family. There is something which sometimes limits us from uploading these images instantly and that ‘something’ is nothing but our Cellular Data Pack. Nobody is ready to spend 250 INR only on uploading these images throughout a month. So, that why we have got a really simple solution to this problem.

In this article we will tell you that how you can direct Instagram to use lesser data while uploading these images over your smartphone app. Just follow these simple steps mentioned below.

Reduce the amount of mobile data used on Instagram

Open the application and direct yourself to your profile page. Now tap the setting icon (the highlighted area on the snapshot).


Scroll down a bit and search for the option named ‘Cellular Data Use’. Tap that option


Select the option of ‘Use Less Data’ and it will consume less Cellular Data from next time you upload or view images over this app.



This is a wise option implemented by this application. It understands that images do use up a good amount of cellular data which is always available in limited quantity for the users. Moreover you will not have use any third party application for getting rid of such problem on this application. We may guess that it might sacrifice towards the quality of the image in order to compensate with cellular data packs. Stay tuned to know more about such tips and let us know your opinion about this one.


Abhinav Singh

Abhinav Singh, a software engineer who is very much interested in social engineering. He is responsible to manage all the social media profiles of Gadgets To Use. He also has a hobby of tracking new apps and gadgets and to share them with our readers as well.