If you’re trying to free up space on your phone and struggle with doing so, here are 10 tips you can try using.
1. Clear Up Cache
Whether it is cache from your applications or Safari cache on Iphone, clearing out the cache memory frequently is an easy yet crucial step to free up space on your phone.
2. Store Photos Online
If you’re an android user, Google Photos lets you back up an unlimited number of photos and it does not count against your Google Drive. Once your photos are backed up, you can delete them from your device to free up space.
Upload your photos to iCloud and delete them from your phone to free up your phone’s memory storage, if you’re an iPhone user.
3. Erase Ofline Areas in Google Maps
Yes, Google maps can save you from going round in loops but did you know that a single offline map can consume more than 1GB of storage? Delete the maps that you do not need and keep the ones you use on a daily basis.
4. Stop Hogging Texts
Messages, both in-going and outgoing can take up a substantial amount of space in our phones. Modify your settings to keep your messages for a desired length of time after which they automatically get deleted from your phone, leaving you with plenty of storage space.
5. Remove Bloatware
If you do not use the pre-installed applications that came with your device when you bought it, go ahead and uninstall them.
6. Memory & Disk RAM Scanner Pro – Master CPU System
This application breaks down the storage information in your iPhone into detailed categories and helps to get rid of junk files. With its new update, it also helps you to manage your phone system more efficiently.
7. PhoneClean (iPhone only)
Remove all kinds of junk files from your iPhone with the PhoneClean. It aims to remove all kinds of junk files and allows ou to delete all unwanted data to free up space in your device. Also, it helps to back up your iPhone data automatically before performing any cleaning work.
8. Storage Analyzer & Disk usage
This is the app for Android devices that helps to free up disk space and clean file trash. This application finds and deletes big files with sunburst chart and other helpful modes.
9. Delete Old Voicemails
As with your text messages, voicemails take up space on your phone that can otherwise be put to better use. Make it a habit to go through your voicemail inbox and clear them at least on a weekly basis.
10. In-app Purchases
Disable automatic in-app purchases so that you can have complete control as to what gets downloaded to your mobile device. Delete podcasts that you don’t listen to and delete junk mail in your mail app, to save storage space.