Recently I faced “there is insufficient space on the device” error on my android device. While I was having sufficient internal memory to download the application. So after doing some research I went to the root of the problem and released that android system reserves a certain amount of memory partition for itself to make sure apps won’t run out of working space (Receiving SMS, emails, call logs, etc). So there number of solution for this problem some are easy while other are difficult. So in this article I’ll be explaining the easiest way to solve there is insufficient space on the device error.
Method 1 – Clear Cache Memory
1 – Go to Settings > Storage > Internal storage > Apps > Google Play Services > Click Clear cache.
2 – After that on the same page select Manage space > Clear all data > Manage search storage > clear now.
3 – Press back button twice and now you will end up on Google Play Services page click App info page > press Force stop
4 – Now find Google Settings in applications or under Settings > Google settings > click on menu button on the page > Clear app data
5 – Now you can launch Google play store and download desired application and the problem would be fixed.
Method 2 – Uninstall unwanted apps
This is the main thing that you should do if you are running out of space. There are so many unwanted/junk apps that you can remove and save huge amount of storage. So to get rid of all these apps and clean the storage follow the below guide :
1 – Go to Settings and select Apps.
2 – Now choose the apps which are no longer needed.
3 – Click Uninstall to remove the unwanted application.
Note – Keep in mind only delete/uninstall the apps which are not needed. Don’t delete some usefull apps.
Method 3 – Move Media Files to SD Card
Your internal memory may have some media files or other files. So by moving these files to
your sd card you can save hell lot of space and this can help you to get rid if insufficient space on the device error. This also helps us to clean internal memory which will boost your device performance upto certain extent.
So these were few methods which can help us to fix there is insufficient space on the device error on your android device.