Three’s average data usage smashes 15GB mark for first time, as 2020 takes its toll Three mobile

As 2020 draws to a close it’s time to take stock, and Three has done exactly that, only to find that this was the year of big data use. For the first time, the average data use for a person in a month has broken through the 15GB mark. An ideal time to lookout for the best unlimited data SIM only deals then.

This jump up in data use is a 50% climb from the start of 2020. This, Three suggests, is due to the nature of the lockdown giving people more time to turn to their phones. It found that contacting loved ones using social media has accounted for a lot of the extra data used.