Self Serve: Data Throttling Option and Plans Data Throttled overage

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Self Serve:

Would be nice if you had an option in self serve to throttle your own data.

Options like:

This would be really handy to have for multiple reasons including limiting the use of data on kids phones eg: can still check facebook but wouldn't really be able to watch video's and do other high data actions.

Plans & Add-ons:

Yes unlimited data has been suggested 1000 times but why not have a throttled data plan, lets say you get 2GB fast internet with your plan after that is used up you get unlimited at 10 to 15kbps for like 100$ a month.

anyways have a great day!
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Posted 4 years ago

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just saying but 25kbps is REALLY slow.. unusable actually. I'm not too sure how i feel about data being throttled but the speeds you mentioned are unusable. Good idea though :) I think its been mentioned before for data speeds to be throttled after all your data is usedup.
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Those speeds are fine for text based services, won't be good for pictures and videos but would be fine for emails and smaller things.

edit* sorry meant kb/sec

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