Question: Does Wechat Use A Lot Of Data?

WeChat uses your wireless data, of which you are to be mindful when using video chatting especially with the high quality since it has the tendency to eat up megabytes of your data plan.

You can also use your Wi-Fi connection, which while being limited in coverage, is free.

Can I clear WeChat data?

Reclaim your storage by using WeChat’s built-in feature in 「Me」 -> 「Settings」 -> 「General」 -> 「Storage」-> tap「Manage Chat Scripts」and select chat logs and groups to be cleared. Once the data is cleared, it cannot be restored , also you can tap「Clear WeChat Cache」to take some time to clear your WeChat Cache.

How do I free up space on WeChat?

To manage storage of WeChat on iPhone, you can run WeChat, go to Me >> Settings >> General >> Manage Storage. Once you are there, WeChat will automatically clear cache and then a pie chart displays the storage usage on your iPhone, including WeChat usage, free space and others. See below screenshot.

What country uses WeChat the most?


Can WeChat be used without WiFi?

Yes, but not fully. All apps and software programs have feature that can be used without an Internet connection. You can use any function or feature of WeChat that does not need an immediate connection to Internet something else. You can queue messages, files, photos, sights, videos to be sent when you are online.

Where is WeChat data stored?

The images in the WeChat folder as previewed in the file manager of Chrome OS. For non-images such as compressed files and documents, the files can be found in the folder Android root folder > tencent > MicroMsg > Download.

What happens if I delete WeChat app?

If I delete my wechat app, what happens to any messages that are sent to me? Normally, the unread message will be saved for three days.If you reinstall after 3 days, then all unread message will be gone. For another, about the read message, it will be gone when you deleted the application.

How do I clear my WeChat cache?

You can use the Manage Storage feature on WeChat to clear the cache. To do this, you should open WeChat, go to Settings > General > Storage > Clear WeChat. After you follow these steps, WeChat will automatically clear then cache.

How can I permanently delete my WeChat messages?

Simply Delete WeChat Messages on iPhone (Recoverable)

  • Launch WeChat app and you will be in the “Chats” interface.
  • Tap the contact where you want to delete messages. Press and hold the message until you can choose “Delete”.
  • Or press and hold the messages.
  • Select the unwanted messages and tap “Trash” icon at the bottom.

How do I permanently delete WeChat messages on android?


  1. Open WeChat. It’s the bright green icon with two white chat bubbles inside.
  2. Tap the conversation from which you want to delete a message. If you can’t find it, tap the magnifying glass at the top of the screen to search for the other person’s name.
  3. Tap and hold the message you want to delete.
  4. Tap Delete.

Is WeChat monitored?

WeChat does not store any user’s chat logs, which is only stored in users’ mobile phones, computers and other terminals. Dissidents, activists and protesters have long reported that their WeChat accounts have been monitored by police who have acted on such information.

Is WeChat better than WhatsApp?

What is the difference between WeChat and WhatsApp? WeChat and WhatsApp both positioned themselves initially as instant messaging apps. While WhatsApp is still an instant messaging app, WeChat is more like an ecosystem that helps people navigate their everyday lives.

Which countries use WeChat?

WeChat is created by a Chinese conpany, so it’s first users are mostly from China. Now people from many Countries are using it, like people from America, Japan, India ect.

Does WeChat work over WiFi?

WeChat is a chat app that allows you to communicate with your friends and family through free services within the app, like text messages, voice and video calls, voice messages and more. Note: WeChat is accessible through both Wi-Fi or cellular data. It is completely free to use when connected to Wi-Fi.

Is WeChat Free internationally?

WeChat has announced that users can now make international mobile and landline calls using the app. WeChat has also announced that to get things started, the messaging app is offering a free calling credit of $0.99, which can allow up to 100 minutes of international calls.

Can I text without cell service?

With FireChat, you can send text messages without any cell service and uses no mobile data. Your text can even go through when you’re in airplane mode. In groups of thousands of people, cell phone towers get overloaded. As a result, calls will drop and texts won’t go through.