When you are connected to the internet then Whats App application starts downloading the content like image and video immediately but this option is not suitable to all because most of the people avoid downloading when its connected to Mobile data and prefer to download the data when its connected to wifi devices( Save money on mobile data ).
Steps to avoid auto download in WhatsApp
- Go to Whats app
- Chat Settings
- Media Auto Download
- Select the download options during Wifi Connection ( or ) Mobile Data with Roaming & without Roaming
Now Save money by choosing the preferred option for you...