Why Files Should be Your Default File Manager?

Why files should be your default file manager? In the early days, Files by Google used to be a simple storage organizer, possessing the power of dejunking your device by canning unnecessary files. Files have completely modified into a feature-packed, all-purpose file management application.

But over the last years ago, Google has given the app a lot of cool new power-ups, which has allowed it to become one of the best apps in its category.

Download: Files by Google

We are determined to serve you in the best way possible. So, we have come to help you see the light, write down six reasons why you must pick Files by Google over your default file managing application. Let’s come and take a look:

It’s Informative

Storage space display

Files by Google gives you the free storage space on your phone right at the top of its welcome page. Providing you a fair idea of how much space you must free to make room for new applications/media files.

Intelligent, Efficient Cleaning

Find Junk Files

Files by Google can “magically” identify and collect all the junk files occupying in your device. Then, by clicking on Confirm, you can remove the remainder from old uninstalls and other irrelevant files.

Remove Duplicate Files

The app can is also an expert at identifying duplicate files. Not only this but it gives you a detailed rundown of the space they are residing. But it also gives you a handy button to get rid of them for good.

Delete folder by folder

Make sure there’s also a detailed folder by folder view in the app. With the help of this, you can check the folders that take more space and delete them if required.

Unnecessary Downloaded Files

Sometimes downloaded files, reside as unnecessary space hoggers. Files by Google fixes the problem by lining up all your downloaded files and providing you the easy option of deleting them.

Large Files

If you want to delete the largest files taking the most space. Then just browse the big files and delete them at will.

Apps’ Usage

You’ve done with the media files and folders? Let’s come and take a look at the apps you haven’t used in a while. Files by Google shows your least used applications, alongside a shortcut to uninstall them in an instant.

Versatile Browsing Options

File Categories

The app also shows your files in categories like downloads, images, videos, audio, and documents. This is very useful when you are searching for a specific type of file in your storage.

Storage Devices

You can browse your files according to the storage drive they are stored in. If you know whether your file is stored in the internal storage or the memory card then this feature would enable you to jump to the file in a heartbeat.

Folder Browsing

Having selected the storage your file’s stored at, you will be welcome with a detailed rundown of the folders that occupy in that compartment. Look at a folder to explore its files.

Recent Files

Recent files and folders come in especially handy when you’re searching for a recently downloaded file but can’t seem to find it in a sea of other units.

Do As You Like With Your Files

File Actions

You can move, copy and rename files and folders in the browser. Covering some basics of any decent file manager out there.

Handy Google Drive Integration

Google Drive backup

You can also back up some of your important files like images, videos, etc to Google Drive. If your file deleted on the phone, you can still access the file through Google Drive.

 Quick and Easy File Sharing

The app creates a dedicated Wi-Fi network with the other party. The app allows them to exchange files at high speed. The only pre-requisite is that the other user must also install the application on their device.


So, what are your views for the ‘Files by Google’ app now? let us know in the comment section below!

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