Smartphone users are often concerned about two things: 3G mobile data usage, battery life. We have given you 10+ killer tips on saving battery, now its time to get you rendezvous with 3G network data usages.
Mobile data doesn’t come cheap, and one thing that continues to haunt all smartphone owners are excessive data costs, should they not be on an unlimited data plan. Natively, iOS and Android but the monitoring and reporting for dAta usage on iOS is flawed and you definitely needer a more cleaner and visible solution that resides in the Notification Center.
Apple won’t let you do thats why Cydia Tweaks are here for the Jailbreakers. NetMeter Widget for iOS Notification Center is a Cydia tweak that goes hand in hand with the NetMeter app, and lets you glance at your iPhone’s mobile data usage from the notification center, along with a few other useful statistics.
NetMeter gives you GPRS/3G and Wifi usage for the day, week, month and total. It also segments the internet usage via Personal Hotspot so that you get a clear picture. Based on usage, you can monitor and set limits/ caps for monthly/weekly data usage limits.
The Cydia addon sits in the Notification Center and gives you quick access let’s take a closer look at that, too.
For the first run, enable the widget from Settings app: tap Notifications and drag the NetMeter item to the above panel for activation. The widget cannot be customized, as in, but it carries enough information you would ask for.
Download: You can download Netmeter app and widget from BigBoss repository for free.