Apple® iPhone® 4 - Check Device Storage

To free up space if your device runs slow or crashes/resets, apps freeze when running them, or you can't save media, view this info.

  1. From the Home screen, navigate: Settings > General > About.
  2. View any of the following:
    Total memory storage of device.
    Available memory on device.

Note Notes:

  • Cached memory being used by your iPhone can be quickly dumped by turning your device off and then back on again.
  • To free up additional storage space, unused items may be removed from the device such as:
    • Apps
    • Music
    • Pictures or Videos
      • Deleted pictures and videos are moved to the 'Recently Deleted' album and must be cleared to free up memory.
    • Messages