Last Updated on March 7, 2021 by Bestusefultips
Want to free up extra storage on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL? Here’s how to free up storage on Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 3. You can use smart storage on Pixel devices to free up space in your android phone. To free up space on Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 3, remove junk files, remove unnecessary media files, clear app cache and more. This Pixel 3 smart storage settings automatically remove backed up photos & videos. Free up space will improve your Pixel 3 performance and quick access functions.
You can also download Files GO third-party app that helps you to free up extra storage in Google Pixel 3. Check out below-given methods to free up storage on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL.
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How to Free Up Storage on Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL
You can see free up space option under storage settings in your Google Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL devices.
Step 1: Swipe down the notification panel from the top of the screen.
Step 2: Tap Settings gear icon.
Step 3: Tap Storage.
Step 4: Tap Free up space.
Here you can see items that unnecessary for your device.
Step 5: Tap Free up at the bottom right corner.
You can see a pop-up message on the screen: Free up space
Step 6: Tap Free up space.
Now clear space you selected from your device.
How to free up internal storage on Pixel 3 to remove photo & video that already backup
To free up Pixel 3 storage, remove original photos & videos from your device that already backed up on your phone. Apply below-given settings to free up storage on Pixel 3 XL and Pixel 3.
Step 1: Open the Google camera app in your Pixel 3, 3 XL.
Step 2: Tap Three horizontal lines from the upper left corner.
Step 3: Tap Free up space.
Step 4: Tap Free up MB.
Step 5: Now freeing up storage in your device, wait until complete process.
These photos & videos have been safely backed up to your Google account. You’ll still be able to view them at any time.
Enable Smart Storage on Google Pixel 3a, 3a XL, 3 and 3 XL (Android 10)
You can enable smart storage in your Pixel devices running the latest Android OS devices that use to automatically remove backed up photos and videos to free up space.
Step 1: Go to settings.
Step 2: Tap on Storage.
Step 3: Toggle on Smart Storage.
Step 4: Tap on Smart storge to change photos & video settings.
Step 5: Tap on Remove backed up photos & video.
Step 6: Choose from Over 30 days old/Over 60 days old/Over 90 days old.
And that’s all. I hope the above-given tutorial helpful to free up storage on Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL. If you have any kind of trouble, tell us in below comment box.