Alcatel GO FLIP™ V - Manage Data Usage

To change the data usage cycle on your device, view data usage and set data warnings and limits, view this info.

Caution Data usage info provided by the device may differ from actual usage. For data usage info provided by Verizon Wireless, call #DATA (#3282) from the device or refer to the My Verizon website.

Note For more info on data usage and alerts, check out these Data Usage FAQs.

  1. From the main screen, select Menu.
    Note Utilize the 5-way navigation pad to highlight and the OK button to select.
    5-way Navigation Pad
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Select Wireless & networks.
  4. Select Mobile Networks.
  5. Select Data usage.
  6. Select from the following options to configure as preferred:


Data usage

  1. Press the left or right side of navigation pad to choose an option:
    • Summary
      Note Shows total data usage for all apps and processes.
    • Usage by app
      Note Shows data usage for an individual app or process.
      Note Highlight then select an option (e.g., Internet, Email, etc.) to view Total, Foreground and Background data.




Limit data usage

Caution Mobile data (cellular data) is disabled upon reaching the specified data usage level indicated. To continue to utilize apps dependent upon a data connection (e.g., Browser, Email, Market, etc.), a Wi-Fi connection can be used or Mobile data must be manually re-enabled (overage charges may apply).

  1. Utilize the navigation pad to scroll through the following options then configure as preferred:
    • Limit
      Note On or Off
    • Amount
      Note Choose amount of data to limit. Any number up to 999.
    • Unit
      Note Choose MB or GB. (1024MB = 1GB)
  2. After you have made your selections, select Save.




Data usage alert

Utilize the navigation pad to choose an option:

  • Alert
    Note Choose On or Off.
  • Amount
    Note Choose the amount of data used to alert you.
  • Unit
    Note Choose MB or GB. (1024MB = 1GB)




Monthly usage cycle

  1. Utilize the navigation pad to choose your bill cycle date.
    Note Refer to the My Verizon website for billing cycle date.
  2. Press Save to set.