Can I Clear the System Cache on My Motorola Phone Running Android 8.1 Oreo or higher?

Environment

Answer

No, the system cache on Motorola phones running Android 8.1 Oreo or 9.0 Pie can't be cleared.

Additional Notes

Note: With the update to Android 8.0 Oreo, Google has removed the ability to clear the system cache from the partition.  Instead, the system cache is cleared every time the phone is rebooted. 

If you're experiencing problems with a specific app you can clear the cached data for individual apps by following How to Clear an Individual App's Cache on Android 8.0 Oreo

The cache can be cleared on Motorola phones Running 8.0 and lower by following How to Clear the System Cache on Motorola and Nexus Phones


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