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View and Clear Site Storage Data in Chrome on Android

Are you looking to manage the cache data in Chrome on Android? Learn how to view the site cache and delete for a specific site.

The web browser stores all the information and browsing history we visit on our browser. The site information and files, such as visit history, cache, cookies, etc., are stored in the browser.

We can view this information in the Site Settings menu and clear the cache and cookies for any site if required from Chrome browser on Android.

View Site Cache and Clear Storage on Chrome browser

In this guide, we have shared the steps to view size and clear the site cache storage in Google Chrome on Android.

Viewing Cache Size in Chrome on Android

You can view the total storage space the Google Chrome browser occupies on your Android devices. This will also give an idea about which website you’re the most frequent visitor to.

Here are the steps to view cache storage size:

  1. Launch the Chrome app on Android phones.
  2. Tap on the More vertical 3dots icon menu for more options.
  3. Select Settings from the list of options.
  4. Scroll down and Tap on the Site Settings option.
  5. Within the Site Settings, open the Data Stored.
    Site Storage in Chrome Android

On this tab, you can see the size of the cache storage occupied by each website listed in descending order. The top website represents high storage space occupancy.

Clearing the Site Storage Data in Chrome on Android

You might have a question about whether it’s okay to delete and clear storage. Yes – it’s beautiful and does not result in any data loss. The static files, like images, CSS, JS, etc., will reload on your next visit. Here are the steps to delete storage:

  1. Launch the Chrome app on Android phones.
  2. Tap on the More vertical 3dots icon menu for options.
  3. Select Settings from the list of options.
  4. Scroll down and Tap on the Site Settings option.
  5. Within the Site Settings, open the Data Stored tab.
  6. At the bottom of the tab, tap the Clear all data command option.
    Clear site storage Chrome Android
  7. Hit the Clear command on the screen.

This will delete all the site storage from Chrome, including cookies and cache.

Clearing a Specific Site Storage Data

If you want to clear the data of only a specific site like Facebook.com or Amazon.com, you can tap on the site and clear site storage Chrome Android. Here are the steps to clear the cache storage:

  1. Launch the Chrome app on Android.
  2. Tap on the More vertical 3dots icon menu for options.
  3. Select Settings from the list of options.
  4. Scroll down and Tap on the Site Settings option.
  5. Within the Site Settings, open the Data Stored tab.
  6. Tap on the Site URL that you want to delete storage.
  7. Under the Usage section, tap on the Trash icon.
    Clear all Site Storage Chrome Android
  8. Select Clear all commands on the screen.

This will completely delete the cache stored, including cookies in Chrome for the selected website.

Next time you visit the same site, the browser will download the new static files and make them available for consecutive visits.

Video Guide to Manage Site Cache in Chrome on Android

How to View & Clear Site Storage Data on Chrome Android?

Bottom Line

The site storage helps to understand which website is frequently accessed. Also,  it helps you know how much space a website occupies within the browser. The site storage tab can also help clear the site-specific data stored on the browser.

Similarly, you can also view the site storage space on a Chrome computer. The storage space contains the locally downloaded website’s cache, cookies, files, images, etc.

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Kushal Azza

Kushal Azza

Kushal Azza is a Google Certified IT Professional, Digital Content Creator, and Go-To Digital Marketer with Engineering Degree. He has over a decade of experience solving tech problems, troubleshooting, and innovating digital solutions. Follow him on Twitter and LinkedIn.

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