If you want to permanently remove the problem of low storage, then an option is also to connect the smartphone to the computer and transfer the files present in the phone. Before freeing up storage and making space in the phone, it is very important for you to know what are the things that are consuming more storage. If you have an Android smartphone then go to Settings> Storage. Here you will get the complete details of the phone storage, which thing is consuming how much. After this, first of all remove whatever unnecessary thing you find in the phone.
1) Clear the Cache
Cache file should be removed from time to time, by doing this some space is created in the phone. The caches of the apps that are used frequently start accumulating. This can also be one of the main reasons for the smartphone being slow and the storage problem in the phone.
2) Delete unnecessary apps
If you want to increase the storage, then first of all remove those apps in the phone, which you do not use or say which are not necessary for you. Removing useless apps from the phone will make space in the phone, but sometimes even after deleting the apps, their cache file remains, so it is advisable to regularly delete them from the phone.
3) Cloud Storage
If you are also facing the problem of low storage in your smartphone, then cloud storage can prove to be a great option. Many smartphones already have pre-installed apps like Google Drive and Dropbox. You can choose any of these options. You can also easily upload photos, music and video files to cloud storage. An advantage of cloud storage is that you can upload the file once and then you can access it from anywhere.
4) Clear the internal storage
Apart from clearing the cache, there is also an option to move the pictures, music and video files from the inbuilt storage to the microSD card. Many smartphones also have the option to move apps to microSD card, let us tell you that for this you have to go to Settings>App. By doing this, there will be some free space in the phone’s inbuilt storage.
5) Delete WhatsApp media
Photos and videos coming in Facebook’s instant messaging app WhatsApp are saved in the phone. Many times it happens that this file is not visible in the gallery, then you have to go to Internal storage > WhatsApp > Media. Apart from this, you will also get an option of WhatsApp Video in the media where you will see a folder of videos sent on WhatsApp. After this you have to decide whether to delete the things that you do not need.
One more tip
Many times it happens that we download anything when needed, but after some time we forget that that file is reducing the storage of our phone. In such a situation, it is important for you to see that either delete the file which is not of your use or move it from the internal storage to the microSD card.