Free Up Space on iPhone in Most Efficient Ways

Posted by Lila to iPhone Management | July 7, 2016

With 4K photos, HD videos, songs and apps taking up a substantial amount of space, it's easy to run out of room on iPhone with a small capacity. This guide will show you the most efficient ways to free up space on iPhone without sacrificing the apps and features you adore.

Part 1. Free Up Space on iPhone by Transferring Photos, Videos, Music

Faced with a "storage's full" prompt, your first act to clear space on your iPhone might be checking if app and browser caches are gobbling up your storage. But forget about clearing caches, deleting/reinstalling apps and using space-cleaning tools because most of these tricks will clear up a little extra space on your iPhone.

If you need a chunk of storage available, you'll need to start transferring some "real" stuff, like photos, videos, podcasts and songs to other devices like a computer. Before you begin doing this, you need to get your Mac/PC the powerful file transfer software.

Best iPhone photo transfer

Best Way to Free Up Space on iPhone

Most powerful file transfer software - MacX MediaTrans can effortlessly free up space on iPhone by copying photos, videos, ebooks, ringtones and songs from iPhone to computer.

  • Photo
  • Music
  • Video
  • iBook
  • Ringtone
  • Flash Drive

The Most Efficient Trick to Free Up Space on iPhone

MacX MediaTrans delivers you the most effective solution to shortage of storage space on iPhone. It helps you free up space on iPhone by copying the space-hogging photos, videos, and songs from iPhone to your computer at impressive transferring speed and flawless quality guarantee. Just give it a shot.

In addition to file transfer, this iPhone manager allows you to manage, edit and backup your iPhone data with ease, and sends transferred photos, videos, songs, etc. back to your iPhone if the original ones are gone or lost.

How to Free Up Space on iPhone with MacX MediaTrans

To clean up iPhone, you should first download the iPhone to Mac transfer and install it for your Mac or Windows PC. Then take corresponding steps below to transfer videos, photos, or music to your computer.

Step 1: Launch MacX MediaTrans and connect your iPhone to computer with a USB cable.

Step 2: Follow prompt instructions to turn off iTunes auto sync so as to keep your iPhone data from getting erased.

Step 3: Click Photo Transfer, or Video, or Music Manager to choose the photos, videos, or songs you'd like to move to your computer.

Step 4: Delete the original files you have transferred to free up space on iPhone.

free up space on iphone

The whole process of clearing storage on iPhone won't even take you a minute since MacX MediaTrans is able to import photos from iPhone to Mac/PC at an amazing speed of 100 4K photos every 8 seconds, while similar programs in the market would take at least 30s seconds to do so.

Bonus:
1. This iPhone space cleaning up helper supports video auto-rotate to guarantee right viewing angle.
2. It can convert videos to iPhone compatible formats so that you can transfer videos from computer to iPhone for offline playback.
3. It allows you to change album name for multiple songs at once.

With the help of MacX MediaTrans, you will free up huge space on iPhone for iOS 10 update, 4K photo taking, music and video download, etc. Just download this professional iPhone manager to explore more possibilities to clear storage space on iPhone.

Part 2: Free Up Space on iPhone Without Deleting Anything

If you can't bear to transfer and delete any of your photos, videos, songs and apps, you must try this great method that teaches you how to free up storage on iPhone without having to delete anything. Now let's figure out how it works step by step.

Step 1: Check how much space you have left on your iPhone. To do this, just click "Settings > General > Storage & iCloud Usage".

Step 2: Open iTunes Store and go to the movies section. Then choose a video file that's bigger than the amount of space you have left on your iPhone.

Step 3: Hit "Rent" and a prompt saying there isn't enough space on your iPhone to download the film will appear. Then press "OK".

Step 4: Go back to "Settings" to view your available storage again, and you will find you've got much extra space.

Clean up iPhone without deleting

That's because your iPhone has automatically cleared superfluous junk like cookies, caches and other data from your apps in an attempt to make space for the film. Now you see how easy is it to clean up your iPhone without deleting anything.

Note: If this method doesn't help you clear much space on iPhone, or iTunes Store does not provide a movie section for regional difference, you'd better do as what Part 1 says to make sure much available space.

MacX MediaTrans - Swiftly Transfer iPhone Photos Video Music

Best iPhone photo video music manager to fast transfer data from iPhone iPad to Mac/PC, including photos, videos, music, ebooks, ringtones and more data files without iTunes.

Related Articles and Tips

Remove DRM from iTunes Video/Music

Guide you to remove DRM from iTunes video/music on Mac.

Remove iTunes DRM Protection

Easily remove iTunes DRM protection on Mac.

Delete Photo Albums from iPhone

How to delete photo albums from iPhone easily.

Delete Photos from iPhone

How to delete photos from iPhone 7.

For any questions with MacX MediaTrans, please feel free to contact our support team.

MacX Media Trans

Learn More   Download

MacX DVD Ripper Pro

Learn More   Download

MacX Video Converter Pro

Learn More   Download
Contact US:

Home | About | Site Map | Privacy Policy | Terms and Conditions | License Agreement | Resource | News | Contact Us

Copyright © 2017 Digiarty Software, Inc. All rights reserved, iPod®,iPhone®, iPad®, are trademarks of Apple Inc.

Data Transfer for iOS Device

Complete Data Transfer Guide

MacX MediaTrans - Transfer iPhone Music/Video/Photo to Computer