How to Save Data & Battery Life on iPhone 5s 📱

I enjoy my iPhone 5s! But I needed to make a few changes to reduce the costs. This is what I did.

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How to Save Data & Battery Life on iPhone 5s 📱
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Stop sending data to Apple.

Stop sending data to Apple.

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Go to Settings

Go to Settings

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Scroll down to General

Scroll down to General

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Check About

Check About

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Scroll down to Diagnostics and Usage.

Scroll down to Diagnostics and Usage.

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Factory settings is to send.

Factory settings is to send.

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Check Don't Send.

Check Don't Send.

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Think I'm crazy? Click your Diagnostic & Usage Data.. See all that data that has already been sent? Yep, that's what I thought too.

Think I'm crazy? Click your Diagnostic & Usage Data.. See all that data that has already been sent? Yep, that's what I thought too.

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Do I really need ALL these apps running?

Do I really need ALL these apps running?

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Go to Settings

Go to Settings

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Scroll down to General

Scroll down to General

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Check Background App Refresh

Check Background App Refresh

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As you can see you can turn this off.

As you can see you can turn this off.

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Or you can leave on and turn off the apps you don't need to keep current.

Or you can leave on and turn off the apps you don't need to keep current.

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Dark Sky is the only one I use daily for current locations.

Dark Sky is the only one I use daily for current locations.

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Which apps are using the most?

Which apps are using the most?

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Go to Settings

Go to Settings

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Down to General

Down to General

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Tap Usage

Tap Usage

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Allow it to load.

Allow it to load.

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Now you can see how much is used by each app.

Now you can see how much is used by each app.

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Look through the apps. Like here..Craigslist app. I couldn't tell you the last time I used this and it's using 53.7 MB! Check that.

Look through the apps. Like here..Craigslist app. I couldn't tell you the last time I used this and it's using 53.7 MB! Check that.

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Click Delete App

Click Delete App

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Read..yep..Delete it all.

Read..yep..Delete it all.

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Now move on to the next apps deciding on which ones to keep.

Now move on to the next apps deciding on which ones to keep.

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Do they ALL need your location?

Do they ALL need your location?

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Go to Settings

Go to Settings

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Down to Privacy

Down to Privacy

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Check Location Services

Check Location Services

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Now you can turn it off. But some apps give you weather updated as to where you are.

Now you can turn it off. But some apps give you weather updated as to where you are.

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So I just turn off the apps I don't need.

So I just turn off the apps I don't need.

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Factory settings are Automatic Downloads.

Factory settings are Automatic Downloads.

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Go to Settings

Go to Settings

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Scroll down to iTunes & App Store.

Scroll down to iTunes & App Store.

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Scroll down to Automatic Downloads. See all are automatic? Also cellular is on.

Scroll down to Automatic Downloads. See all are automatic? Also cellular is on.

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Turn it all off. When you have an upgrade or download. It will ask you. Do so on wi-fi only.

Turn it all off. When you have an upgrade or download. It will ask you. Do so on wi-fi only.

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And finally turn off Cellular Data.

And finally turn off Cellular Data.

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Go to Settings

Go to Settings

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Scroll down to Cellular.

Scroll down to Cellular.

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Turn Cellular Data off.

Turn Cellular Data off.

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Check how much Cellular Data you have used.

Check how much Cellular Data you have used.

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Scroll down to Reset Statistics.

Scroll down to Reset Statistics.

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Click it. Yes..

Click it. Yes..

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This resets the amount. Now you can keep up with how much data you are using. May you keep your data and battery life!  Enjoy!

This resets the amount. Now you can keep up with how much data you are using. May you keep your data and battery life! Enjoy!

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