If you ever uninstalled an application on Android, then you may have noticed that some of them tend to leave behind files that then must be removed manually. Then there are all kind of files created by the system and temporary files that you do not need but which occupies valuable space. There are solutions on the Play Store that provide good results in this respect. We chose one that seems to be more complex and works best.
SD Maid offers all the features you need to keep the system clean and optimized. The application interface is well structured, with ICS design elements. It works on phones with or without root, root privileges are granted access while the system files and cleaning process can be more thorough. The various functions are structured in tabs that you can access using the swipe gestures and activate the using the refresh button in the top bar. There are also some additional features included, such as the ability to clean the Play Store history or to delete the battery status.
With so many firmware configurations available for smartphones, developers recommend to use the SD Maid with caution. Much effort was invested to ensure that the application works best in its class and to not miss any post. Here is a list of features offered by SD Maid:
Remove unnecessary files from the system memory and SD card;
Clean log files;
Removes incomplete downloads;
Cleans temporary files;
Remove empty folders;
Cleans LOST.DIR directories;
Remove thumbnails photo gallery;
Finds cache individual applications [requires Pro version];
Finds duplicate files [requires Pro version];
File search function;
Exclude any file / folder;
Complete File manager;
Shows files that have changed;
Displays largest files;
Removes applications and system applications;
Resets back to default applications;
Frost / unlocks application;
Removes without deleting their data applications;
Views information about applications.