What is Download Booster?

Last modified : May 16. 2018
Download Booster

The Download Booster is a feature that will allow your device to download large files (over 30 megabytes in size) faster by using a Wi-Fi connection and a mobile data connection simultaneously. 3G will be used if your LTE connection is interrupted. Download booster can be used to download apps in Galaxy Apps and Play Store.


In order for Download Booster to work, you will need to ensure that the below are enabled:

●    Wi-Fi connection

●    Mobile Data

Click on each of the settings to find out how to enable them


Follow the steps below to enable the Download Booster:

Please note: Downloading through mobile networks may result in additional charges. Please be aware of your data usage limits from your carrier.

How to turn on Download Booster

How to turn on Download Booster Android OS 8.0 (Oreo)Click to Expand
1 Scroll up on your Home screen or tap on Apps.
Home Screen
2 Tap on Settings.
Apps Menu
3 Tap on Connections.
4 Scroll down and tap on More connection settings.
5 Toggle Download booster on or off.
Enable Download booster

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