Swapping PHONE Storage with SDCARD Storage in Android

Sample of Swapping phone Storage to SDcard

This is applicable to all Mediatek 657* based phones. with 4gb-up internal Storage


  • Rooted Phone
  • MicroSD Class4 or up {mas maganda ang class 10 kung meron kayo para smooth}
  • Root Explorer:  Download link: Click Here
Remember I or this site will not take any responsibility on whatever may happen with your phone... do it at your own risk

Step Guide:

  1. Backup your phone thru Recovery Mode before continue to this guide for security purpose of brick your phone.
  2. Install Root Explorer.
  3. Open Root Explorer. Click "Grant"
  4. Go to /system/etc
    a. goto system/etc
    b. change to mount r/w
    c. find vold.fstab inside /system/etc/
  5. then Long press on vold.fstab until new window appear{sample bellow} then select open in text editor
  6. Find the following lines:
    dev_mount sdcard /mnt/sdcard emmc@fat /devices/platform/goldfish_mmc.0 /devices/platform/mtk-sd.0/mmc_host/mmc0

    dev_mount sdcard /mnt/sdcard2 auto /devices/platform/goldfish_mmc.1 /devices/platform/mtk-sd.1/mmc_host/mmc1

  7. Change to
    dev_mount sdcard /mnt/sdcard2 emmc@fat /devices/platform/goldfish_mmc.0 /devices/platform/mtk-sd.0/mmc_host/mmc0

    dev_mount sdcard /mnt/sdcard auto /devices/platform/goldfish_mmc.1 /devices/platform/mtk-sd.1/mmc_host/mmc1
  8. Then press menu button then "Save & Exit" 
  9. Turn off or Reboot your phone
  10. Open Your Phone
  11. How to Check if changes done then goto settings>storage>
  12. Done
 tested in myphone a848 duo, myphone a848i duo

Thanks to Jhay Bongat for sharing this in Group of myphone a848/a848i
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