(BPT) – Americans love their smartphones, and for good reason: they can do just about everything. They’re our lifeline. However, all that texting, posting and streaming requires lots of data. Straight Talk Wireless wanted to find out what mattered most to Americans when it came to their phones. We discovered some surprising stuff – wait until you see what 40 percent of Americans would rather forgo than forget their phone for the day! One thing is certain, though: fast, reliable data is important. Straight Talk Wireless offers just that, with 5GB of high-speed data now available to all customers. To break it down, that’s 174 hours of streaming music or 15,000 Instagram posts. For more fascinating facts about data consumption, check out the infographic below.