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How to Check Storage on iPhone Xs Plus/Xs (with Cleaning Tips)

When using Apple devices, we might need to know how much memory space is left on our iOS device. In this case, we might need to know how to check storage space on iPhone Xs Plus/Xs/X Plus, so how to check how much available storage space is left on your iDevice? Here this post will introduce you to the detailed process to view storage space on iPhone. I believe everyone will learn how to check storage on iPhone after reading it.

Part 1. How to View Storage Space on iPhone
Part 2. How to Check and Optimize Storage on iPhone Effectively

Part 1. How to View Storage Space on iPhone

It is quite easy to check available storage on your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. To do so, please follow the steps as blow.

1. On your iDevice, please open Settings app.

2. Choose General option on Settings page.

3. Go to [Device] Storage.

check storage on iphone

On Storage page of iPhone, you can your total storage as well as the used storage on iPhone. Also you will know how much available storage is left on your phone. In details, you will know how much the apps, media, photos, mail and other take up your total memory.

Also, you are offered a list of recommendations to optimize your device storage, such as "Offload Unused Apps" and "Optimize Photos" and more.

- Offload Unused Apps: You can choose to enable the "Offload Unused Apps" feature here, which will save a certain amount of memory by automatically offloading unused apps when your phone is low on storage. As for the apps on your phone, you can delete some contents of it, or delete the app along with all of its contents, or offload the app instead. Please be noted that offloading the app will free up storage used by the app but remain the app's documents and data on your device.

- Optimize Photos: You can also choose to turn on "Optimize Photos" features here, which will upload the full resolution photos and videos to iCloud for backup and keep the compressed or smaller size versions on your iPhone.

When your phone storage is almost full and it can't free up space on your device, you might get an alert of Storage. Almost Full. To get rid of this problem and make more available space, you can also uninstall unwanted apps, delete unwanted photos and videos on iPhone as well.

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Part 2. How to Check and Optimize Storage on iPhone Effectively

Only if you better manage storage on iPhone can you install more apps and store more photos and videos on your iOS devices. If you don't want to delete photos, videos and apps from your iPhone, there is another way to help you solve the problem of low storage on iPhone if needed. Cleaning junk files is what the Coolmuster iOS Cleaner (or Coolmuster iOS Cleaner for Mac) software does for you. Also you can use it to check your phone's capacity as well, including the free storage, system storage and content storage taken on your iOS device.

Coolmuster iOS Cleaner - Space Optimizer for iOS

With the Coolmuster iOS Cleaner, you can easily delete almost all junk files from your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, protecting your personal information from being leaked and making more space on your iOS device. For junk files, it allows you to effortlessly clear app caches, app cookies, app temp files, app crash logs, photo caches, downloaded temp files, user storage files, etc. with a few clicks.

It is 100% clean and safe to help you optimize your iOS device storage. And it is widely compatible with almost all iOS devices, including iPhone Xs Plus/X Plus/Xs/X/8 Plus/8/7 Plus/7/6s Plus/6s/6 Plus/6/5S/5/SE, iPad Pro, the new iPad, iPad Air, iPad 2/1, iPad mini, iPad with Retina display, iPod touch/Shuffle/Nano/Classic and etc.

Below are the free trails of iOS Cleaner in Windows and Mac version, please choose the right version to download and install on your PC or Mac. After that, follow the steps as below to optimize your storage space on iPhone with ease.

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[Tutorial] Steps to Check and Free Up Storage on iPhone with iOS Cleaner

This guide takes Mac version of the program for an example, Windows users can also refer to the similar steps as below. Let's take a look together.

Step 1. Have iPhone recognized by the program.

After downloading and installing the iOS Cleaner on your Mac computer, please launch the software on your computer and connect your iPhone to computer with a USB cable. After that, you might see an interface as below where you can check storage on your iPhone with details. Simply choose the mode called "Quick Clean" to move on.

check storage on iphone

Step 2. Choose junk file types to scan on your iPhone for details.

On the next screen, you can see all the junk file folder on the interface, such as app caches, app cookies and other junks. Here you might need to choose "Select All" option and hit "Start Scan" button to load the details on your phone.

view storage on iphone

Step 3. Start to clean junk files and free up space on iPhone.

After quick scanning, you might see the details of each junk file type, such as the size and amount. To choose all junk files for cleaning, simply check "Select All" option and hit "Clean" button to start clearing all junk files on iPhone and make more storage on iPhone immediately.

free up storage on iphone

Before long, all the useless junk files will be removed from your iPhone completely, and your iPhone will be running much more smoothly than before.

Kindly Notice: It is suggested to frequently clean up junk files on your iPhone so that your iPhone will be able to remain in its best condition all the time.

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Have any questions about this article? Need some tips to use iPhone? Or need some help to use the Coolmuster iOS Cleaner? Please don't hesitate to leave your comments, questions or suggestions below in the comment section to let us know. We will try our best to help you solve your problems as soon as possible. Thanks for your support!

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