Are you having data contract with your mobile carrier? if your answer is yes then, Onavo is a must have app for your android phone. Onavo monitors all type of your 3G data usage and display everything with its super easy and colorful user interface in front of you. It also gives you the ability to cut down the data usage of heavy data consuming apps so you wouldn’t be charged extra by your mobile carrier because of exceeding data usage limit.
At the initial screen of Onavo you will see set your data cap button on top. This will enable you to set the data cap (data limit) that your mobile carrier’s contract allowed to you and when you are running out of your data limit it will also stops and notifies you.
Another great feature by Onavo that it records all the data usage activity of your every single app. You can view the complete activity by tapping the App Watch button. The App watch feature will show the detailed usage of every app so you can find out which apps are costing you the most of your data to take the necessary action.
There are lot of apps and games that are consuming your data in background which you normally don’t notice. But now you can able to see their usage and also take action against them. With the help of Onavo you can restrict these particular apps to wifi only.
This is not an end yet Onavo also has some brilliant widgets.
- App Watch Widget : it shows you all the App Watch activity right on your homescreen.
- Live Data Usage Widget: it will display you the data usage of most recent apps.
- Data Progress Widget: It will show overall percentage of data which you have consumed so far from your monthly limit.
As we said Onavo is a must have app for every mobile data subscriber because it fulfills all the needs for monitoring and managing mobile data. Onavo is completely free and you can easily download it with the Google Play link below.