Memory & SD card: Apple iPhone 5s

Learn how to use the task manager, view free space, and free up memory and storage on the Apple iPhone 5s and sd card. Find out more on this page:

 

Internal memory (RAM)

Internal storage (ROM)

SD card

 

 

Internal memory (RAM)

Manage memory

To manage the internal memory, follow these steps:

 

  • Delete unnecessary text messages (SMS) and picture messages (MMS).
  • Transfer pictures and media to a computer, and remove it from the phone memory.
  • Clear the browser cache, cookies, or history.

 

 

Task manager

A task manager can view running apps and close them. To use the task manager, follow these steps:

 

  1. Press the Home button twice quickly.
  2. A list of recently used apps appears at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Slide up on an application to remove it from memory.

 

 

View free memory

To view the amount of free internal memory, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
  2. Tap General.
  3. Tap Usage.

 

 

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Internal storage (ROM)

Manage storage

To manage the internal storage space, follow these steps:

 

  • Delete unnecessary text messages (SMS) and picture messages (MMS).
  • Transfer pictures and media to a computer, and remove it from the phone memory.
  • Clear the browser cache, cookies, or history.

 

 

View free storage space

To view the amount of free internal storage, follow these steps:

 

  1. From the Home screen, tap Settings.
  2. Tap General.
  3. Tap Usage.

 

 

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SD card

Format SD card

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Insert / remove SD card

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Open or delete files using a computer

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Open or delete files using the device

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Set default memory storage

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Transfer files between computer & SD card

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Transfer files between internal storage & SD card

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View free SD card space

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