1. Calidoc's Avatar
    I can't find what could possibly be taking up 6 GB of data. Any suggestions?
    Attached Thumbnails What are the 6GB of miscellaneous files?-screenshot_2013-10-06-12-59-26.jpg  
    10-10-2013 07:37 PM
  2. Galaxia's Avatar
    If you click it, it'll show what apps make up that 6gb...what I never understood is that those apps should be under apps no? Lol mine says same and I always wondered.

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    10-10-2013 07:40 PM
  3. HPferoxCraft's Avatar
    Those are probably your system files/rom.
    The phone keeps just over 6 for itself.

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    10-10-2013 08:55 PM
  4. Dave-in-Decatur's Avatar
    Yes, my Verizon S4 showed something similar. I didn't know you could tap on the entry (thanks, Galaxia!), but when I did tap on Miscellaneous files just now, the first item in the list was indeed "System memory 6.30 GB." Then followed some apps, folders, and, well, miscellaneous stuff. I wonder if the application items listed here (instead of under Applications) are data stored by the apps that are listed. Out of curiosity, I restarted the phone, and found that the list was pretty much the same, which does suggest to me that it's app data.

    There's also a discussion of S4 system memory going on in this thread: http://forums.androidcentral.com/sam...e-storage.html.
    10-11-2013 07:06 AM
  5. Calidoc's Avatar
    When I click it, I just see a list of apps/files that are not over 56 MB. Nothing even comes close to adding up to 6 GB.
    10-12-2013 02:11 AM
  6. STSVA's Avatar
    I think most of the 6GB is system files that are not separately listed.
    10-12-2013 08:29 PM
  7. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    Or hidden.

    From a Sprint Moto X using AC forums app
    10-12-2013 11:09 PM

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