How to Free Up Space on iPhone 8/8 Plus/X in iOS 11 Effectively

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Myra Updated on Jun 06, 2018 to iOS & Mac Topics | How-to Articles

It's necessary for you to clear your iPhone storage for a better performance of your device. If you are complaining that your iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus or iPhone X is running slow, it's time for you to free up your iPhone 8/8 Plus/X space using the effective tips introduced below. Since the occupiers of iPhone storage vary from person to person, you need to choose the best-suited method according to your situation. Read on to get more details about how to free up space on iPhone 8/8 Plus/X in iOS 11.

How to free up space on iPhone 8/8 Plus/X

Tip 1: Back up iPhone contents and delete them from the device (FREE)

The most effective way to clear up your iPhone storage is to transfer your iPhone files to computer to make a backup and then delete them from your device. By doing so, you can get much more storage on your iPhone and won't lose the important data completely. One useful and fast way to back up your iPhone contents to the computer is to use MobiMover Free, the world's first completely free iOS data transfer software. With MobiMover, you can back up your iPhone photos, messages, contacts, notes, videos, audios and more to your computer without any cost and limitation. What more, you can also transfer files from computer to iPhone/iPad, from one iPhone/iPad to another. What's more, if you don't want to make a backup of your iPhone contents, you can also delete the unwanted files on your iPhone 8/8 Plus/X like deleting all contacts on iPhone at once using MobiMover to free up your iPhone space. Follow the steps below to learn how to back up your iPhone contents to the computer before you delete the items.

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Step 1. Connect your iPhone to your computer running Windows or Mac OS systems with a USB cable. Tap "Trust" on your iPhone screen. Run EaseUS MobiMover on your computer, and select the "Phone to PC" to help you back up iPhone data to Window PC. Click "Next" to continue.

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Step 2. MobiMover enables you to transfer all the iPhone files at once, including photos, videos, movies, music, playlist, ringtones, books, contacts, messages, notes, voice memos, and more. you can choose all or optionally export a specific data type by ticking the boxes. Having chosen the data to be exported, the next thing you can do is to customize the storage path on your computer, otherwise, the transferred data will keep on your desktop by default. Once one, click "Transfer".

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Step 3. MobiMover will start immediately to back up iPhone files to your PC/Mac/laptop without requiring iTunes. Wait patiently until it finishes.

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Tip 2: Delete photos from your iPhone 8/8 Plus/X to get more space

It's always the case that the photos on your iPhone take most of your iPhone storge. Thus it's no doubt that deleting photos from your iPhone 8/8 Plus/X is an effective way to clear your iPhone storage.

Tip 3: Remove unwanted Apps to free up iPhone space

By uninstall an App, you can get rid of the App itself and the data stored in the App when you use it. Thus deleting the unwanted Apps on your iPhone 8/8 Plus/X is also a good choice to clear up iPhone storage. Don't know how to remove Apps from your iPhone 8/8 Plus/x? Learn how to make it from the article about how to delete Apps on iPhone 8.

Tip 4: Delete other files to clear iPhone storage

It's possible that photos or Apps don't take much space on your iPhone, while other files like videos, music, books, and messages take a lot. If so, you just need to remove the files to get space on your iPhone.