There are a number of factors to consider around data use when using an eSIM. Typically, general habits including email, standard web browsing and social media can be considered quite light use.
Below are several items to consider to ensure that your data goes as far as it can.
We recommend using a lower definition when watching streaming platforms as this will consume data at a slower rate. The majority of online streaming services will allow you to change the definition/quality of the image to a lower setting. Standard Definition (SD), for example, which is considered to be 480p, or some other equivalent.
Background Data Usage
Low Data Mode
We also recommend going into your settings and enabling "Low Data Mode" to help to reduce mobile data usage by pausing automatic updates and background tasks.
To do this on iPhone:
Go into Settings > Mobile Data > Click on the eSIM > Data Mode > Low Data Mode.
To do this on Android:
Go into Settings > System apps updater > Click the 3 dots in top right corner > Settings > Auto updates > Set to Don't update.