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I've noticed some combinations of mobile plans and high speeds from the towers are particularly bad. I've seen plans where you could drain your entire month's quota in under a minute of sustained use at the supposed maximum. I imagine that as the high speed becomes more popular the caps will go up, but as it's building out I've seen some silly things. Even full-speed 4G can theoretically drain a full gigabyte in under four minutes (quick Google shows companies promising up to 5MB/s in some cases), so it can theoretically drain a lot of people's full months in under an hour. Though I'm not sure if the network will actually let you do that continuously, if for no other reason than I'm sure they got tired of calls from people complaining about some app using up their full month's quote in five minutes when they didn't even know the app was running, etc.

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