Data costs on your phone

What happens when I run out of data?

Find out our standard charges for using data on Pay monthly and Pay as go, and how you can buy more data when you need it.

What type of customer are you?

How we work it out (based on average internet use)

1GB = 1024MB
1MB = 1024KB

  • One minute of streaming video: 3.75MB

  • One minute of streaming music: 720KB (normal quality – 96kbps)
  • One social media post: 350KB (we're assuming you have a photo or link within the post)

  • One web page browsed / app checked: 1MB

  • One email read or sent: 70KB (this is worked on an assumption ¼ of emails have attachments and ¾ don't)