Manage Storage Space on Nexus 6P

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Steps

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    On the home screen, swipe down with two fingers.
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    Tap the gear-shaped icon in the top right.
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  3. 3
    Scroll down until you reach "Storage & USB" and tap on it.
    The phone will show you how many gigabytes you have in total and how many are used. In this video, there are 53.67 GB for the system, which is basically a 64 GB phone as advertised. 9.45 GB of data are used. You can see that the top item takes up the most amount of space. Those are applications. The category takes up 6.71 GB.
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    If you want to get more information on applications, tap on "Apps".
    The phone will show you all of the applications. They are arranged in the order of taken space.
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    You can tap on "Sort by name".
    Sorting by amount of space used is more useful.
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    Tap on the three dots again.
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    Tap on "Sort by size".
    In this example, there are 1.21 GB of Pocket Casts.
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    Tap on "CLEAR DATA" for Pocket Casts.
    You can also see that the data is taking up 1.19 GB, and the application itself takes up only 18.41 MB. If you want to clear a bunch of data, you can come here and choose to clear all of the data and have some more space on your phone.
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