Manage memory for your Android device

    Managing your memory can help avoid issues with your device.


    If you need help performing any step, check the how-to guides for your device on the Phones page.


    Tips to manage your memory:


    • Keep your device software fresh by using the latest software version.
    • Restart your device daily.
    • Uninstall downloaded apps or close apps you're no longer using.
    • Delete unnecessary text messages (SMS), along with picture and video messages (MMS). You can even set the text message limit to delete messages automatically.
    • Change the setting for email synchronization to download only for the past three days.
    • Clear the browser cache, cookies, or history.
    • Transfer pictures/media to a computer, and remove them from the phone.
    • Delete call logs.