1. CellularMan's Avatar
    My settings folder is 4.95GB in storage sense. I have a Rogers 920 on the latest DP release and Black firmware. It has never been hard reset - I have updated from the launch software and joined the dev preview.

    I'm curious to compare the size to someone on the same model (or other 920 variants) who has flashed the cyan ROM and started fresh. I have a feeling there is extra stuff in that settings folder due to all the updates I've done on the phone.
    Last edited by CellularMan; 09-25-2014 at 03:12 PM.
    09-25-2014 02:29 PM
  2. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    AT&T ROM
    Windows Phone 8.1 Update (DP) + Lumia Cyan

  3. xandros9's Avatar
    AT&T 920 flashed to the French CV ROM.
    Windows Phone 8.1 Update (DP) + Lumia Cyan (has done a couple updates, not clean)

    System size is 3.59 GB.
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    09-26-2014 12:05 AM
  4. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    AT&T ROM
    Windows Phone 8.1 Update (DP) + Lumia Cyan

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    09-26-2014 12:10 AM
  5. psoham777's Avatar
    I think it all depends on which phone you are using. Not all the Lumias have the same features/functioning. Also there's nothing we could do about it. I have 1320, my system folder is around 3.1gb
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    09-26-2014 12:20 AM
  6. undisputed n00b's Avatar
    AT&T 925 with Cyan and Dev preview : 4.37gb
    I think it has to do with things you add on to the OS like when you add a new keyboard language you have to download and install it.
    I'm too lazy to check my 920, but its also on Cyan but not in the dev preview.
    CellularMan likes this.
    09-26-2014 03:13 AM
  7. gedzum's Avatar
    SIM free CV GB 920
    Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Cyan

    System size is 3.31 GB.
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    09-26-2014 03:31 AM
  8. psoham777's Avatar
    I don't remember exactly but in WP8, my system folder was around 2.1-2.3 Gb, now its 3.1 Gb almost a Gb more, that shows that cyan is definitely a huge update :P
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    09-26-2014 06:53 AM
  9. gwinegarden's Avatar
    Rogers 920 8.1 Cyan -- 3.3GB
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    09-26-2014 07:43 AM
  10. CellularMan's Avatar
    Thanks to everyone who responded. You've confirmed my suspicion that there is extra crap accumulating in the system folder. I'm planning to a recovery with the nokia flashing tool to reclaim the space.

    Rogers 920 8.1 Cyan -- 3.3GB
    Did you flash a cyan rom or did you OTA upgrade?
    09-26-2014 12:34 PM
  11. gwinegarden's Avatar

    The phone is from Rogers but I am on Telus.
    09-26-2014 07:20 PM
  12. mikey2toes's Avatar
    HTC 8x dp 8.1.1 still on 3.4-5gb
    09-26-2014 07:34 PM
  13. CellularMan's Avatar
    My developer preview enrolled device just got the CYAN update today and increased the system folder from 4.95 to 4.99GB. This is 1.69GB more than gwinegarden's 3.3gb system folder.

    gwinegarden, are you running windows 8.1 update? my software version is 8.10.14176.243, thank you.
    09-30-2014 08:18 PM
  14. jbates621's Avatar
    My 920 with DP and cyan shows 3.25 for the system folder. I am on ATT.
    10-02-2014 07:22 AM
  15. gpobernardo's Avatar
    Lumia 1020 CV
    OS: 8.10.14176.243
    FRN: 3051.40000.1345.1001 (still waiting for Cyan firmware update)
    System: 4.65GB

    Updated: Just got Cyan now:
    OS: (Same)
    FRN: 3051.50009.1424.0009
    System: 4.57 GB

    Edit: Just saw now that this is posted under L920. Greetings, from L1020.
    Last edited by gpobernardo; 10-02-2014 at 03:54 PM. Reason: Not L920
    10-02-2014 07:33 AM
  16. sanjeet_deshwal's Avatar
    Lumia 1020 : 4.63GB
    Lumia 630 : 3.64GB
    10-02-2014 07:36 AM
  17. LennH's Avatar
    Lumia 1020 Cyan 2.92 Gb
    10-02-2014 07:40 AM
  18. Therealeinn's Avatar
    Lumia 920 on 8.1 (not DP) with Cyan - AT&T. Using Storage Check, it shows "System" at 1.6 GB.
    10-02-2014 11:35 AM
  19. metalchick719's Avatar
    On my Rogers 920 on 8.1/Cyan, system is 2.81GB.
    10-03-2014 10:06 AM

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