• After 15+ years, we've made a big change: Android Forums is now Early Bird Club. Learn more here.

Help How to use it only GSM or HSDPA mode

Go to
1. settings > wifi and networks > manage mobile networks >
2. Disable 'use packet data' and 'data roaming'
3. Enable 'use only 2G networks'

With this you`re done.

Apart from this you can also do the below

1. settings > accounts and sync
2. Disable 'Background Data'

This will de-sync your gmail a/c with your mobile thus not allowing your mobile to download anything from online market.

Caution: you have enable each one of the above in case you want to download / install anything from internet/market using your mobile.

Upvote 0


We've been tracking upcoming products and ranking the best tech since 2007. Thanks for trusting our opinion: we get rewarded through affiliate links that earn us a commission and we invite you to learn more about us.