How to Check iCloud Storage Space from iPhone

Apple gives you 5 GB of storage space on iCloud by default when you create an account. Here’s how to monitor how much space is available.

If you back up your Mac, iPhone, iPad or iPod touch data to iCloud, it’s a good idea to check how much available storage space you have left. By default you get 5 GB space for free, then after that you can purchase additional space. Here’s how to check the amount of space being used from your iPhone.

Check iCloud Space from iPhone

First tap on Settings on the home screen.

iPhone Homescreen

Next scroll down and tap iCloud.

iCloud Storage 1

Under iCloud settings tap Storage and Backup.

iCloud Storage 2

On the next screen you’ll see the total space as well as available space. You can even buy more space by tapping on Change Storage plan if you want to. Here you can also turn on automatic backup it it’s not already enabled.

iCloud Storage 3

If you’re a Windows user, make sure to check out how to make iCloud work on your PC.




  1. Gailsey

    January 12, 2015 at 8:30 am

    PS. The one solution Apple offered would ERASE PHOTOS FROM ALL DEVICES!


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