How Important is Expandable Storage to You, and Why?

How Important is Expandable Storage to You, and Why?

Samsung brought back expandable storage on its Galaxy S7 after the feature was missing from its previous years flagship. When looking at the situation, the general trend last year was to move away from expandable storage. But once again, as it stands, more and more manufacturers are opting to let users expand their storage via microSD cards, especially after Google’s indirect endorsement through the microSD changes in Marshmallow.

So we ask you, do you really need expandable storage? How important is the feature to you when deciding your next purchase? Why is expandable storage such a necessity, or a non-feature (if you swing that way) to you? Let us know in the comments below!

 

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Aamir Siddiqui
Aamir Siddiqui

I am a tech journalist with XDA since 2015, while being a qualified business-litigation lawyer with experience in the field. A low-end smartphone purchase in 2011 brought me to the forums, and it's been a journey filled with custom ROMs ever since. When not fully dipped in smartphone news, I love traveling to places just to capture pictures of the sun setting. You can reach out to me at [email protected]