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7 Things To Know About Files Go
Hannah de Vera, December 5, 2017 | 2:57pm

Meet Files Go, a mobile-first approach for freeing up space, finding files faster and easily sharing them with others.

Files Go helps you free up space on your phone
Get personalized suggestions about which files to delete, whether it’s unused apps, large files, duplicate files or low resolution videos and memes detected using Google’s latest Mobile Vision technology. We’ve been testing Files Go, and the average user is saving 1GB of space in their first month.

Find files faster
No more navigating through a maze of folders. Find exactly the stuff you want with our smart filters that automatically organize your images, videos, apps, documents, and more.

Backup files to the cloud
If you want to keep a file forever, select it from the Files menu and back it up to Google Drive or any other cloud storage app.

Share files offline—quickly and securely without using data
Transfer directly from your phone to a nearby friend’s phone for free. The file transfers are encrypted, fast (up to 125 Mbps) and don’t use any data.

Light on your phone
The Files Go app takes about 6MB of space, so it’s easy on your phone’s storage.

Light on your data
Perform core actions like freeing up space and transferring files without using any data.

Made for you
Files Go works on all phones running Android 5.0 (Lollipop) and higher, and it’s available globally on the Google Play Store in 80 languages.

7 Things To Know About Files Go

Meet Files Go, a mobile-first approach for freeing up space, finding files faster and easily sharing them with others.

Files Go helps you free up space on your phone
Get personalized suggestions about which files to delete, whether it’s unused apps, large files, duplicate files or low resolution videos and memes detected using Google’s latest Mobile Vision technology. We’ve been testing Files Go, and the average user is saving 1GB of space in their first month.

Find files faster
No more navigating through a maze of folders. Find exactly the stuff you want with our smart filters that automatically organize your images, videos, apps, documents, and more.

Backup files to the cloud
If you want to keep a file forever, select it from the Files menu and back it up to Google Drive or any other cloud storage app.

Share files offline—quickly and securely without using data
Transfer directly from your phone to a nearby friend’s phone for free. The file transfers are encrypted, fast (up to 125 Mbps) and don’t use any data.

Light on your phone
The Files Go app takes about 6MB of space, so it’s easy on your phone’s storage.

Light on your data
Perform core actions like freeing up space and transferring files without using any data.

Made for you
Files Go works on all phones running Android 5.0 (Lollipop) and higher, and it’s available globally on the Google Play Store in 80 languages.