What is media?

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  1. MoneyGuy

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    When I look at my iPad storage a lot of it is “media.” What is media?
     
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    Storage on the iPad or other iDevices using iOS is divided into a number of categories - see this Apple Support Article for further details - one of those categories is 'Media' which contains your music, videos, podcasts, and a few other items. Dave :)
     
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    Thank you. Can I delete music from my iPad without it being deleted from my iPhone? I have an iPad storage problem and media is the big culprit.
     
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    If the music is locally stored on both devices, deleting it from the iPad will not affect the downloaded music on the iPhone.
     

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