How to Fix “Insufficient Space Downloading Error” On Android

Android is a very smart device which implements many features for its user and that’s why it is most extensively used in the world. Moreover, there are lots of apps that are developed to run on this OS that makes it more user-friendly and we download all these apps in our android device from Google Play Store and sometimes you get an error which is “Error Downloading There is Insufficient Space on the Device” this error can be prompted due to certain reasons.

How to Fix “Insufficient Space Downloading Error” on Android

Follow this simple steps


In this, you will need to clear up all the cache of your google play store which is mostly the reason behind this error in Android it is because  you are a regular visitor of Google Play Store.

Step 1. Go to settings->apps

Step 2. Now tap on Google Play store.

Step 3. Tap on Clear cache and then click ok.

Updating Google Play Store

Upgrade your google play store to its latest version and it will apparently fix this error. Moreover, when you update google play services, it also includes increased security features and enhances the overall experience.

Step 1. Open the Google Play Store on your android device. Swipe from left to right in the app.

Step 2. Now you will see the list of options there, then click on settings. Now scroll down at last and click on Build Number.

Step 3. A pop-up will appear. If your app is up to date then it will Show the message “Google Play Store is up to date“. If not then it will display the latest version to install.

From Device To SD card

There are some apps out there which lets you easily move apps to SD card.Therefore, you have to move some apps to SD card to free up space on your android device. However, you can also move your apps to SD card with the inbuilt space in your Android phone.

Step 1. Go to settings->apps.

Step 2. Tap on the app that you want to move to sd card.

Step 3. Click on a move to sd card.

Clearing Junk Files

Have you ever noticed your device has become laggy and freezes often? If yes! then your device might be loaded with lot’s of junk files, you can easily free up to 500mb of free space if you are not cleared your junk files for a while. You can try Clean Master which is the best app out there that helps to remove unnecessary junk from android device.

Uninstalling Google Play Services Updates

Clearing the cache and all above methods will make your download possible, but if it still doesn’t then you can try uninstalling the updates of Google Play Services on your Android smartphone.

Step 1. Browse to Settings> Apps

Step 2. Now you need to locate “Google Play services” and tap on it.

Step 3. Now you can the option of “Uninstall updates” just behind “Force Stop” you need to click on that and uninstall the updates.

The five ways above shows how to fix the problem. Please let know if you have any questions about this article, use the comment section. Share with your friends on social media.
How to Fix “Insufficient Space Downloading Error” On Android How to Fix “Insufficient Space Downloading Error” On Android Reviewed by Joseph Chikeleze on June 09, 2016 Rating: 5

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