On the Samsung Galaxy S8, it is possible that you will be displayed in the status bar, that in addition to an active Wi-Fi connection the mobile data is also active. Normally, with an active Wi-Fi connection, the mobile data is automatically deactivated.
So why is that? We have the solution for you:
The cause is the option: "Leave mobile data enabled" We show you where to find this option in the Android settings of the Samsung Galaxy S8 and then how to disable it.
- Open the App menu and then the settings
- Scroll down until you see "Developer options" - select the entry
- Now go down in the next list until you reach the section "Network" you can see the entry "Keep mobile data activated".
- Now move the slider from "on" to "off" to switch off the mobile data during a wireless connection.
You now know why your Samsung Galaxy S8 in the status bar has the Wi-Fi symbol and the mobile data be displayed at the same time.