How Much Space is Facebook Using on My iPhone 5?

Are you constantly out of space on your iPhone and wondering how much space Facebook is using? It can be one of the most space-consuming apps on your device, especially if you use Facebook for a lot of your communication and entertainment. All of that Facebook data can add up and prevent you from installing additional apps, or downloading music and videos.

Our short guide below will teach you where you need to go to see how much space Facebook is using on your iPhone, as well as provide you with a list of other apps and their storage consumption as well.

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Check Facebook Storage Space Usage

The steps below will show you how much space the Facebook app and its’ associated data are using on your iPhone 5. However, you can follow the steps below to check storage space usage of other apps on your iPhone as well. This is a great place to go if you have run out of room on your device for additional apps or files and you want to see what is using the most space. You can check out this article to learn how to free up space on your iPhone 5.

Step 1: Touch the Settings icon.

touch the settings icon

Step 2: Select the General option.

select the general option

Step 3: Scroll down and select the Usage option.

touch the usage button

Step 4: Wait for the list of apps to populate, then search for the Facebook app. You may need to touch the Show all Apps button if you do not see the Facebook app listed.

touch the show all apps button

Step 5: Check for the amount of space being used to the right of the app name. In the example image below, my Facebook app is using 124 MB.

how much space is facebook using on my iphone 5

Are you going over your data usage every month, mainly because of Facebook usage? Learn how to restrict Facebook to Wi-Fi on your iPhone and reduce the amount of data that it uses.

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