How to Free Up Space on Android Oreo

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Android Oreo introduced a new smart storage feature for free up storage in your devices. Here’s how to free up space on Android Oreo 8.1/8.0 devices. Google Pixel and other devices not supported by MicroSD, they need more space to save images, videos, and more. This Android smart storage feature is useful to back up photos and videos over 90 days old in your device and free up storage when need. So when storage is full, remove backed up photos and videos. You can still find remove photos & videos in Google photos. Also, individual backed up photos & videos after free up storage in Android Oreo devices.

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How to Free Up Space on Android Oreo 8.0/8.1

To run your Android device smoothly, you will clear the system cache and clear app cache Android Oreo devices. But in this tutorial, let see steps to free up storage in Android 8.1 Oreo devices.

Step 1: Go to Settings in your Android Oreo devices.

Android Oreo storage settings

Step 2: Tap on Storage.

How to free up space on android Oreo 8.0

Step 3: Tap on Free up space.

Free up storage in android 8.1 Oreo

You can see a list of several items, check the box you want to delete in your device. If nothing is a view, tap Review recent items.

Step 4: Select from a list to delete from your Oreo device.

Free up space on android Oreo 8.1 device

Step 5: Tap on Free up.

Free up storage on android 8.0 Oreo

Step 6: Tap on Remove to free up storage on Android devices.

Now free up space on Android Oreo 8.0/8.1 devices.

How to Automatically Free Up Storage in Android 8.1/8.0 Oreo (Pixel)

Step 1: Go to Settings in your Android Oreo devices.

Step 2: Tap on Storage.

Android 8.1 Oreo smart storage feature

Step 3: Turn on Smart storage.

Now open smart storage in your Oreo devices. Here you’ll see backed up photos & video option in your android Oreo 8.1/8.0 devices.

Enable smart storage in android Oreo

Step 4: Tap on Backed up photos & videos.

How to automatically free up storage in android 8.1 Oreo

Step 5: Select from over 30 days old/over 60 days old/over 90 days old.

Now your device storage is full, remove backed up photos and videos in your device.

And that’s it. I hope this tutorial helpful to free up space on Android Oreo 8.0/8.1 devices. If you have any kind of trouble, tell us in below comment box. Don’t forget to check out our other latest Android Oreo tips and tricks.

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