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In this respect, there is no difference between regular PC and Android. The terminologies, however, is slightly confusing. System memory refers to the storage space that is used by system files, and Device memory refers to all storage space. Device memory does not refer to RAM. Your device's RAM can be seen in Settings -> More -> Application Manager. ...


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Now I realize that as to the first part of the question, as pointed out, the Storage screen is displaying information on internal storage (excluding SIM card storage space, external SD card storage space, and RAM memory which is just a temporary storage location which is on a separate chip and does not serve as a persistent storage location). The reason I ...


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Apps shown in the "on SD card" tab aren't actually on the external SD card, they're just apps you are able to move to the SD card. If they'd been on the SD card, the checkbox next to them would've been checked with a colored check mark.


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In most android devices this insufficient storage issue is to do with Log files being dumped in the /data/log folder. The log files appear to be the logdump for the gsm radio, and can take up a lot of space over time (Gigabytes even). Most phones without root have a workaround to delete the logs by dialing *#9900# from the phones dial pad. If your phone ...


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Yea a bit confusing but these are alternate paths for the memory layout /mnt/sdcard0/ (Internal Virtual SD Card) and Izzy your correct if more devices are connected, but the naming could be different depending on device. ex. /mnt/sdcard1/ (Physical SD Card in SD slot) but other devices such as a Usb flash drive connect with an adapter could be called ...



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