1. and001's Avatar
    Just wondering is there a way to defragment internal storage and/or SD card on Android with a system tool (not third party app)? I have a Lenovo A536 running 4.4.2. So can I defragment the storages. Thanks in advance
    08-16-2015 03:38 PM
  2. anon8380037's Avatar
    I would think that only helps with physical hard disks to reorganise or rewrite space.
    08-16-2015 04:32 PM
  3. Javier P's Avatar
    Madd is right. You don't need to defragment your android device. Take a look at this thread, some interesting readings included there.

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    08-16-2015 05:23 PM
  4. Rukbat's Avatar
    Aside from the fact that there's no seektime for the head in solid state storage, Linux doesn't fragment the way Windows does. (Some operating systems inherently don't fragment, some inherently do, some don't but have to be managed [compacted] manually.)
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    08-16-2015 05:31 PM
  5. and001's Avatar
    Thank you all for the replies. All replies were helpful and informative
    anon8380037 and Javier P like this.
    08-19-2015 03:16 PM

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