What items count against items storage limit and which don’t?

I’ve noticed that not all items in Pokémon Go count against the item storage limit. For example, gifts show as x10 when I have 10 of them, but they do not count towards my max item storage limit. Incubators appear to be excluded from the item count as well - at least to some extent. With so many items now (candies, TMs, evolution items, etc.) I was hoping to know which ones are consuming my item storage.


From a tally of my current items, the following are all counted as 'items' in regards to your item count:

  • Potions
  • Revives
  • Lucky Eggs
  • Incense
  • TMs
  • Rare Candy
  • Premium Raid Passes
  • Star Pieces
  • Pokéballs
  • Lure Modules
  • Berries
  • Purchased Incubators and Super Incubators
  • Evolution Items
  • Camera
  • Infinite Incubator
  • Daily Raid Pass
  • EX Raid Pass

Friendship gifts and the Mystery Box do not count towards the item total.

Note that this answer may cease to be accurate should Niantic change things on a whim like they tend to do.

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    Gifts are also items that don't count towards the item total – MBorg Jan 29 '19 at 4:56
  • Thanks for the information! It looks like pretty much everything does count towards the total with the exception of gifts (and I’m guessing camera or infinity incubator) after all. – rag9 Jan 29 '19 at 12:16
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    The camera, infinite incubator, and free raid pass definitely count as items. – Jerry Jan 29 '19 at 12:29

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