Turn the Data Connection On or Off

Turn your data connection off to optimize the phone’s battery life and your data usage.

  1. Swipe down from the status bar with two fingers to open Quick Settings.
  2. Tap Mobile data to turn data connection on or off.

Note: If you don’t have the data connection turned on and you’re also not connected to a Wi-Fi network, you won’t receive automatic updates to your email, social network accounts, and other synced information.