There’s also a new way to free up space on your device – without losing a photo. Just navigate to Settings and tap “Free up space.” Photos that are safely backed up will be removed from your device’s storage, but will still be available in Google Photos.
Yes, you can finally stop worrying about running out of space on your phone.
Also in this update:
- Chromecast support: Cast your photos and videos to your TV, even if they haven’t been backed up yet. And don’t worry – when you’re casting, people will only see the photos you tap on.
- When selecting photos, you can now pinch to zoom in and out.
- Performance improvements.