Read the below chart for an understanding of some common activities you can do collectively within a billing period with Ritter Communications internet plans. This is not a literal example of the only types of activities you can perform and amounts of those activities you can perform for each internet plan but instead provides an equivalent example of popular activities that can be done. As you can see, you can do a lot with each internet plan! To know your exact internet usage each billing period, access your account online here.
The examples below provide a general guideline for the amount of data used for each activity:
|1 email (no attachments)||20 KB|
|1 email (with standard attachments)||300 KB|
|1 min. of surfing the web||250 KB (15 MB/hr.)|
|1 min. of streaming music||2 MB|
|1 photo upload to social media||5 MB|
|1 min. of streaming standard-definition video||11.7 MB (700 MB/hr.)|
|1 min. of streaming high-definition video||41.7 MB (2500 MB/hr.)|
|1 min. of streaming 4K video||97.5 MB (5850 MB/hr.)|
|1 min. of playing online games||200 KB (12 MB/hr.)|
Keep in mind that these examples are just estimates based on typical file sizes. Your usage may vary. **
1MB = 1,000 KB approximately
1GB = 1,000 MB approximately
1TB = 1,000 GB approximately
**The total bandwidth required for the data you send and receive over your home network counts toward your data plan. This includes uploaded and downloaded activities such as software update requests, email notifications and resend requests. Individual usage results may vary based on the applications you use. More specifically, 1 Megabyte (MB) = 1,024 Kilobytes (KB), 1 Gigabyte (GB) = 1,024 Megabytes (MB) and 1 Terabyte (TB) = 1,024 Gigabytes (GB). However, in the examples above we round to principals of one thousand. Click here to convert digital storage measurements.