Smartphones with a small amount of internal memory make it difficult for users to install new applications or save photos and videos.
Purchasing a new smartphone is not the only solution to overcome the problem of full internal memory capacity. If a smartphone doesn’t have a slot for a memory card, there are other ways to make space on the device.
Let’s delve deeper as we explore all the various options to free up space to avoid “Not enough phone storage space”.
How do I free up space on my Android phone?
Here is how to free up space on your Android smartphone…
1. Free up space feature
Each Android smartphone is equipped with a built-in feature that can free up some storage space, without the need to install additional applications.
Usually, feature free up space is located in the menu or app drawer and can also be accessed from the settings of the device. This feature will show how much capacity is used from the total available capacity.
Tap free up space to clear the amount of space used for cache.
In addition to that, users can also examine one application at a time on a smartphone. Look at how much capacity is used by an application. Tap clear storage or clear cache to clear some unused data.
2. Check the application
Check which applications have never been used, delete the application so as to free up space for new applications to be installed.
3. Save photos in the cloud
Photos and videos are among the files that take up storage capacity. In fact, some smartphones can automatically send photos and videos to be stored on Google Photos.
Users can delete photos that are still stored on the smartphone as long as they have been uploaded to Google Photos.
Users can also manually upload photos to Google Photos, how to open the Photos application and tap on the three icons and select settings.
Tap back up and sync to upload photos to the Photos application.
4. The file manager app
File management applications such as Google Files will make it easier for users to check what files are on the smartphone.
Some smartphone brands have the ability to notify any unused file that takes up storage capacity, including duplicating files and large files.