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Cellular data being used while on a good wifi connection?

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Sep 26, 2012 11:35 AM

I reset my data statistics then loaded/ran a 1m 30s youtube clip on my iPhone 5 (verizon LTE).  Usage (checked on iPhone's settings & Dataman app) shows 10 MB cell data, 1 MB of wifi.  What gives?  My phone is connected to my wifi and I know the Internet connection is fine.  A 4S tested using the same youtube clip shows 11 MB wifi data used, 0 cellular.

 

Is this a setting in iOS 6 to use cellular even while on a working wifi network, if the LTE signal is faster?  This can't be good if I'm on a limited data plan. 

iOS 6

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