What are the best resources for freeing space on my mobile phone?

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    #1Clean Master

    Clean Master

    Clean Master is an Android optimization tool, which helps in cleaning up junk files, boost phone speed, cool down CPU temperature, protect privacy. This ensures phones run in optimal performance.

    Apps

    Android, Windows

    Free

    Kathryn Vargas
    Written on October 7, 2017
    "No matter what phone I get, I always want to keep it clear of unwanted files and old unnecessary documents. This app allows me to keep my phone clear of these documents that would slow down my phone speed, plus it asks me each time if I truly want to delete that document or file. This is probably one of the best features of the phone."
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    #2CCleaner

    CCleaner

    CCleaner is a software that removes junk, reclaims space, monitors your system and allows users to browse safely. It offers a free version with the option to buy an upgrade. This program is available for Windows, Mac, and Android users.

    Software

    Windows, Mac, Android

    Free- 24.95

    Andrew Mitchell
    Written on August 22, 2017
    "I am constantly running out of space on my mobile phone. I know I should have bought a phone with a greater memory capacity. I did find a great software solution in the CCleaner which helps clear out used space on my phone. "
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    #3[TIPS] Instantly Free Up Storage On An iPhone by Downloading (Then Deleting) a Huge App

    [TIPS] Instantly Free Up Storage On An iPhone by Downloading (Then Deleting) a Huge App

    If you're running low on storage, there's a good chance its because you have some apps that are wasting a ton of space with their cache. This article can give you the solution to this problem!

    Articles

    Free

    Ethan Ramos
    Written on October 5, 2017
    "Freeing up space on your phone by downloading a huge app and then deleting it seems like a dreadful solution to a simple problem. There are far easier ways to clear a phone's temporary storage."
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    #4Power Clean

    Power Clean

    Power Clean is a small and fast clean tool for iOS. It provides features like clean out photos which have bad quality, monitor and manage data usage, test network speed and find out LAN intruders.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Debra Simpson
    Written on July 19, 2017
    "Power Clean is probably one of the most useful ways to go about freeing up space on your iPhone, but it doesn't seem perfect. It runs in the background and seems to drain things a bit. Also not sure about the whole photo quality thing, may have gotten rid of a few photos I didn't want it too."
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    #5Turbo Booster (Speed up)

    Turbo Booster (Speed up)

    Optimize, clean and speed up your Android tablet and mobile devices with Turbo Booster. With this one-tap cleaner, you'll be able to free up RAM memory, free up disk space as well as manage and delete apps. 

    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Tiffany Morrison
    Written on March 3, 2017
    "My mobile phone is always giving me warnings for not having enough free space. Recently I decided to do something about it so I downloaded Turbo Booster (Speed up). Turbo Booster (Speed up). It not only helped me free up space on my device but it also freed up the RAM so that everything runs much more quickly and smoothly."
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    #621 tips to make space on iPhone | How to clear space on iPhone

    21 tips to make space on iPhone | How to clear space on iPhone

    Follow these 21 tips to clear space on an iPhone, and you can make the most of your iPhone's storage capacity.

    Articles

    Free

    Judy Ryan
    Written on February 18, 2017
    "I just bought this phone and I have no idea how, but I literally have filled up the storage space in like a month. This article has some great tips on how to free up space (iphone btw) and I'm back to having all the space I could possibly need!"
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    #7[TUTORIAL] How to get more storage in Android

    [TUTORIAL] How to get more storage in Android
    These days Android phones tend to come with a decent amount of storage, but it's still all too easy to run low. Here's how to get more storage in Android, or work better with what you've got and free up space on your device.
    Articles

    Free

    Lisa Bryant
    Written on April 18, 2017
    "I was in pretty big trouble, my android recently was like filled to the brim. I thought I had a lot of space, but I somehow managed to fill it all up. Must be my collection of cat pictures. Anyways I read this article and it has some really good tips on how to free up storage space, which is excellent, I didn't even need to get rid of my cute gifs!"
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    #8[TUTORIAL] How to free up space on your iPhone without deleting photos or apps

    [TUTORIAL] How to free up space on your iPhone without deleting photos or apps
    This guide will show you how to free up storage space on your iPhone without sacrificing the apps and features you adore.
    Articles

    Free

    Beverly Carpenter
    Written on April 26, 2017
    "These are some decent suggestions, a few more useful than others. If you want to see about freeing up space on your iPhone, these tricks and advice are a good place to start before going the app route."
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    #9Bloatware Remover

    Bloatware Remover

    Bloatware Remover is a remove system app for Android devices that helps you clean and uninstalls bloatware in your smartphone (requires root privileges).

    Apps

    Android

    Free- With in-app purchases

    Samantha Sullivan
    Written on December 11, 2017
    "This seems like a good tool for removing bloatware. It is easy to use and doesn't take up much space."
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    #10MobiKin Cleaner for iOS

    MobiKin Cleaner for iOS

    This software is specially designed for that moment when your Mac, iPhone or iPad starts running slow and you don't know where to start cleaning. Mobikin Cleaner is a good option for finding and removing all those hidden files that are taking up space in your memory.

    Software

    Mac

    Varies by plan

    Melissa Bryant
    Written on October 2, 2017
    "MobiKin is probably one of the best cleaning apps for iOS because it does everything and is easy to use. It will clean junk files, crashes, history, app crash files, and close background processes to help speed things up. It does it all with one click and then everything is automated so you don't have to understand a bunch of technical stuff to use it, and it just works. "
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    #11[TIPS] Top 10 Must-Have iPhone Cleaning Apps

    [TIPS] Top 10 Must-Have iPhone Cleaning Apps

    In this post, in the website Mobi-Kin, you can read a comprehensive and really helpful top ten where you can discover tools for having your iPhone cleaned. 10 apps that you will find really useful.

    Articles

    Alexander Mills
    Written on September 22, 2017
    "I used a few of these and the weird thing about freeing up space is the apps used to do so ALSO use some space, even large amounts in some cases. If you really want to free up space on you phone just do what normal people do; delete all the exta bullshit bloatware no one uses. Trust me; you will thank me for it later."
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    #12[TIPS] 5 Free Apps To Clean Up Android And Free Up Storage Space

    [TIPS] 5 Free Apps To Clean Up Android And Free Up Storage Space
    A good method to fix storage space running out problem on Android is to clean the device of junk files. Here are 5 of the best free apps when it comes to finding, cleaning and deleting junk files.
    Articles

    Free

    Sara Zepeda
    Written on June 28, 2017
    "Who hasn't ran into this problem? It is so frustrating to go to take a picture and find that you are out of space. I wish I had of known about these Apps before. All 5 of these Apps will do the trick. They are fast and easy. Not only do they clean the junk out of your phone, they also provide an antivirus. These Apps are a must for all Android owners!"
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    #13Clean Doctor

    Clean Doctor

    Clean Doctor is a free app for iOS that helps out the people when start to run out of memory on their phones. Clean your unnecessary data with this app and catch some fresh air.

    Apps

    iOS

    Free

    Andrés Carrillo
    Written on October 11, 2017
    "This was a four until they got the most recent update. Now everything does not seem to work correctly. My phone seems to run slower now when using the cache cleaner. Yet another oorly done update without adequate testing beforehand. Not a big surprise in the app industry. Uninstalled for now, would use again in the future if problems were fixed. "
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    #14Duplicate Media Remover

    Duplicate Media Remover

    Duplicate Media Remover is an app that searches the folders you tell it to on your phone, and then removes all duplicate media (audio, images and videos) files present in your internal (phone memory) and external storage (SD card).

    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Danielle Mills
    Written on November 6, 2017
    "I found this to be a handy app for freeing up space on my phone. It did the job quickly and effectively."
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    #15[TIPS] Erase your Android device properly and securely

    [TIPS] Erase your Android device properly and securely

    This article by Florence Ion for the online media Green Bot teaches you how to erase the internal memory of your Android device by taking in count one crucial factor that sometimes doesn't receive the attention it deserves: protection of your data and personal information.  

    Articles

    Free

    Shah Kanju
    Written on January 25, 2018
    "Aworld is great "
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    #16One Chat Lite

    One Chat Lite

    One Chat Lite is a free app that provides you with all messaging services. Among other things, this amazing tool lets you customize notifications, and share photos, videos and documents.

    Apps

    iOS

    Free- With in-app purchases

    MacUser Hee
    Written on April 9, 2018
    "It gets all messaging service into one simple mac app. It saves time, removes different messaging services from the doc, convenient messaging solution."

Summary

Best What are the best resources for freeing space on my mobile phone
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Clean MasterApps 66 Free
2CCleanerSoftware 39 Free
3[TIPS] Instantly Free Up Storage On An iPhone by Downloading (Then Deleting) a Huge AppArticles 34 Free
4Power Clean Apps 29 Free
5Turbo Booster (Speed up)Apps 27 Free
621 tips to make space on iPhone | How to clear space on iPhoneArticles 23 Free
7[TUTORIAL] How to get more storage in AndroidArticles 22 Free
8[TUTORIAL] How to free up space on your iPhone without deleting photos or appsArticles 22 Free
9Bloatware Remover Apps 19 Free
10MobiKin Cleaner for iOSSoftware 18 Paid
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