Expand your phone’s memory with a memory card and save your apps to the card by default.

The quality of your memory card may affect the performance of your phone greatly. To get the best out of your phone, use a fast 4–128GB card by a well-known manufacturer. For more info on memory cards, check the frequently asked questions.

The memory card is sold separately.

On the start screen, swipe left, and tap storage sense.

  1. To change where your phone stores your apps and other files, tap phone or SD card for each file type.

The type of the memory card may affect how long it takes to move large files to the card.

Move apps to the memory card

  1. Tap phone > apps+‎games > bullet list icon, select which apps to move, and tap move to SD.

    You can later move the apps back to your phone from the memory card.