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OnePlus 5: How To Remove Bloatware

For the people that just bought the OnePlus 5, you get it with already installed apps called bloatware. You may be curious how you can delete the bloatware from your OnePlus 5 to make more storage space. But it is important to keep in mind that if you disable and remove the bloatware from your OnePlus 5, you will not get more space on your smartphone to have other apps installed.

It is also possible to get rid of OnePlus 5 bloatware such as apps like Gmail+, Play Store, Gmail, and other. It is unknown that the reason why OnePlus is letting users get remove the bloatware due to the law that states that customers should have the choice to uninstall apps that were already installed on the device.

There are some bloatware apps on the OnePlus 5 than can be disabled but not deleted. If you disable an app, you will not see it in the app drawer and will not be able to use it in the background but will still be seen on your smartphone.


The guide below is for to know how to remove bloatware apps

  1. Make sure your OnePlus 5 is turned on.
  2. Have your app drawer open and choose the edit button.
  3. You will see minus icons show up on apps that you can disable or uninstalled.
  4. Choose a minus icon on an app that you want to disable or delete.


After you follow the steps above, you should know how to remove bloatware apps.

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