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Support Install Apps to SD Card?

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by SpunkyXL, Jul 19, 2010.

  1. SpunkyXL

    SpunkyXL Well-Known Member
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    Is it possible to have apps installed onto SD Card rather than using the internal memory?
     

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  2. jayjay1122

    jayjay1122 Well-Known Member
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    I'll be where I'm at!
    If I am not mistaken, this ability is offered in 2.2 but not the current firmware.
     
  3. sabrewings

    sabrewings Well-Known Member
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    Requires android 2.2 and for that specific app to support installing to the SD card. The 748MB available for apps is more than plenty, if space is a concern.
     
  4. jbdan

    jbdan Well-Known Member
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    +1 and just for giggles I have ~50 apps installed and in system panel it shows I have used 3% of my internal storage space.
     
  5. Z3R0115

    Z3R0115 Active Member
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    I don't know how thats possible, I must have misunderstood when I read about this phone, Because I read it had 8gb of internal memory on top of an sd card port...I have an 8gb sd card in it because I only have a total of ~800 mb...-_-
     
  6. AndroidRider

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    way to dig up a 7 month old thread... and I'm assuming you have an evo?
     
  7. sdrawkcab25

    sdrawkcab25 Well-Known Member
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    You have an 8gb internal memory that is partitioned. The 748MB partiton is for apps, the other partitions are for the OS and it's data, then you have a 6.6gb partition that you can actively write to for music, pictures, documents etc.
     

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