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Originally Posted by mrplow View Post
Surely the whole point of Push-ing data to the phone is that it doesn't have to use outgoing data?

e.g. Push email uses server side detection to decide a new email has arrived and pushes that to the phone. As opposed to 'non-push' email where the phone uses outgoing polling to request email from the server and uses data in doing so.
AFAIK data usage isn't measure by outgoing data, it's measured by data transfer to the device. Whether pushing or pulling, a 1mb email is always going to be a 1mb email. The 'polling' uses data measured literally in bytes, so would make virtually no difference.

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