How To Turn On Data Saver On Facebook

Posted November 11, 2018 by Beejay Adoghe in Facebook

Turn on Data Saver On Facebook

Facebook is, without a doubt, one of the most used social media applications in our world today. I mean, most of us can’t go a day without liking a photo or video or viewing profiles and accepting friend requests. There’s a lot that can be done on Facebook to spice up every moment. But then, the more you use Facebook, the more your data reduces. In this article, I will show you how you can turn on Data Saver on Facebook which will in turn help in reducing the amount of data that goes for just Facebook in a day.

So, in this article, I considered Android users. If you are using Facebook and probably think that Facebook doesn’t take a lot of data, think again. I had a friend who once argued about Facebook consuming less data than other Apps, I had to show him proof to convince him that his Facebook App on his Android device was actually taking a lot of data. Wanna see the same proof? Here’s what to do. Go to settings > Connections > Data usage > Mobile data usage, scroll down to see your list of Apps and the amount of data they consume.

Turning on data saver on Facebook really helps. Here’s what happens when you turn on data saver on Facebook.

  1. Reduce image size.
  2. Stop videos from playing automatically.


That’s basically what turning on data saver will do on Facebook. So, without further ado, lets cut to the part where I show you what you want to know in a few easy steps.


How To Turn on Data Saver On Facebook

1. Open the Facebook App on your Android device.

2. Tap on the utility or menu button located at the top right.

Turn on Data Saver On Facebook


3. Scroll down and tap on Settings and privacy.

Turn on Data Saver On Facebook


4. Tap on Data saver.

Turn on Data Saver On Facebook


5. Toggle on the data saver button.

Turn on Data Saver On Facebook



That’s basically how you can turn on Data saver on Facebook. I am not sure if this can be done on PC but I will check soon and update this article if I find anything useful. But for now, you can enjoy your newly customized Facebook.


How to Turn Off Data Saver on Facebook

Same steps as the one above, with a little change at the end.

1. Open Facebook App on your device.

2. Click on the utility button, scroll down and tap on settings and privacy.

3. Tap on data saver.

4. Toggle off the data saver button and finally tap on turn off to complete the process.



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About Beejay Adoghe

Beejay Adoghe is basically a computer scientist and a tech geek bent on giving top-notch information.
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