Thumb Cellular 3G Broadband Approximate Data Usage Examples
The speed of the Thumb Cellular network is measured in kilobits(kb) per second. However, the amount of data transmitted over the Thumb Cellular data network is measured in kilobytes(KB), megabytes (MB) and gigabytes (GB).
|Bit||A unit of information that represents a single character|
|Byte||A unit of information composed of 8 bits|
|Application or Use*||Details||Approximate Size||Monthly allotment**|
|1 text page without attachments||1,536,000|
|Word Document||5 text pages||70KB||219,429|
|Low Resolution Digital Photos||Pictures from lower resolution digital cameras or camera phones||150KB||30,720|
|High Resolution Digital Photos||Pictures from lower resolution digital cameras or camera phones||3MB||5,120|
|Microsoft Powerpoint Presentation||20 slide presentation with text and clip art||3MB||5,120|
|Downloading Music File*||Average 4 minute song in MP3 format at 128kbps quality||4MB||3,840|
|NetFlix Movie*||Streaming a NetFlix SD(standard definition) movie to your computer or Media Center||~1GB/Hour||15 Hours|
|Sony Playstation Movie*||Streaming an HD(high definition) movie to a Sony Playstation 3||~4GB per Hour||3.5 Hours|
*Use of the Thumb Cellular data network is subject to the Acceptable Use Policy.
** These are only approximations and indicate how many of each item you could do to reach the 15GB cap if you were only doing that particular application.
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