Onavo App

bransoj

Well-known Member
Browsing the app store the other day and downloaded this Onavo app which claims "Save up to 80% on your iPhone/iPad data plan".

Wasnt 100% convinced but after a day or so of running it it appears to actually work. Doesnt cover streaming of audio\video but although i spent most of yesterday on a wifi connection by the end of the day out of the 4mb of browsing via O2 it had claimed to save me 1.5mb. If you are on a 500mb limit this could make things a fair bit better.

Seems to redirect your browsing and other stuff via their servers and compress but not noticed any impact on quality or times.

App Store - Onavo - Data Usage, Get More Out of Your Mobile Data Plan

Edit...one thing to note...if you tether then it wont allow you to do that for some reason.
 
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dave_bass5

Distinguished Member
I saw this no the Gadget show on Monday and downloaded it. So far ive not had a chance to use it as im normally on WiFi for most of the day but hoping to try it over the weekend when out and about.
 

bransoj

Well-known Member
Just had an email from my brother earlier...he downloaded it this morning and so far saved 23% of data whilst using 3G at work.
 

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