This support article will give you key information about how data usage is charged on your prepaid service or Add-on.
Data usage on prepaid services and Add-ons is charged in 1kB increments, excluding Pay and Go recharges, My Credit and 365 Plus recharges. When using My Credit, data is charged at 2c per MB in 512kB increments.
If you’re on a Pay and Go recharge, you can either recharge again or get additional data with a Data Add-on.
If you’re on a $30 to $60 Prepaid Plus recharge, you can use infinite data at speeds of up to 1.5Mbps once you’ve used all other data in your recharge (including My Data, Data Bank and Data Add-ons).
No. There’s no minimum balance needed to use data on prepaid. Provided you've got data left, you'll be able to access the internet until it's used up.
Yes. Both downloads (data you receive) and uploads (data you send) count towards your data usage.
No. Data usage is charged at the same rate, whether you’re tethering or using your device as a WiFi hotspot.