How to clean Android: cache, data, junk files

The memory of your Android smartphone is full? It is high time to put a sweep in the cache, data and other unnecessary files! Follow this guide to perform these maintenance operations in a jiffy, either via an application, or without any autopilot for more experienced users. 

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How to clean up Android cache: CCleaner, the simplest solution

PC users already know it, but  CCleaner  is not limited to it. Cleaner is actually available on several platforms, including Android.

CCleaner cleaning

To use CCleaner:

  • Open CCleaner
  • Touch  Analyze  to start a full scan (the operation can take several minutes)
  • Choose from the list what you want to clean or keep
CCleaner settings

Don’t have CCleaner yet ? No problem, click on the button below to install it on your smartphone!

Note : CCleaner seems to us the easiest application to use. However, she has a great alternative, CleanMaster , which we also recommend.

How to clean your Android smartphone manually: cache, junk files and other data

If, however, you do not want to use a cleaning application, you can clean your smartphone manually by following the steps below:

Clean the cache of your Android smartphone

For it :

  • Go to Settings> Storage> Device memory
  • Touch  Cached Data  then Delete
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This method frees up space by deleting cached data for unnecessary folders. If you want to do it manually you will have to delve a little thanks to a file explorer – we also offer you  a top of the best file explorers for Android . Once you’ve deleted the cache, you’ve deleted most of the junk files .

Unnecessary files, other data: clean the downloads folder

It is very easy to forget what accumulates in the Downloads folder . To delete these unnecessary files:

  • Open the Downloads folder using your favorite file explorer
  • Delete unnecessary files

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