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    Default Cellular Network Data vs. Tether Data

    I did a restore/set up as new to my iPhone 5 this morning. I just noticed this and am not sure what it was like prior but I am seeing under settings>usage>cellular usage no data sent or received however under tether data I see values for sent and received.

    What gives? This seems strange to me as I am not tethering anywhere. I am on Verizon. Anyone with a clue on this? Doesn't seem right.
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    Default Re: Cellular Network Data vs. Tether Data

    And now it is back to normal. How strange.
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    Default Re: Cellular Network Data vs. Tether Data

    Mine does it too. I don't have a tethering plan and have never tethered on this phone. Going to be keeping an eye on my bill
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    Default Cellular Network Data vs. Tether Data

    Mine as well. The amount varies wildly. I also am curious about why phone has a few days of usage when it was supposed to be new!Cellular Network Data vs. Tether Data-imageuploadedbytapatalk1349406956.730963.jpg
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    Default Cellular Network Data vs. Tether Data

    I should add that I'm not worried about the tether data since it doesn't show up on my Sprint account.
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    Default Cellular Network Data vs. Tether Data

    I looked on the apple site. We are not Alone. Mine switches back and forth. Weird!
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    Default Re: Cellular Network Data vs. Tether Data

    Mine doesn't even have a tether data category, and I pay for the mobile hotspot. Weird...
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    Default Re: Cellular Network Data vs. Tether Data

    It keeps bouncing back and forth. Issue with ios 6.
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    Default Re: Cellular Network Data vs. Tether Data

    I'm seeing the same thing. I have an iPhone 5 and I'm sprint without a tethering plan. I'm thinking its iOS 6 bug.
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    Default Re: Cellular Network Data vs. Tether Data

    Yeah, an Apple update which is to come will address it for sure.

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