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How to Fix Android Running Slow Problem?

Last Updated On: February 8, 2017

The bloom is off the rose if your android phone has slowed down. If you hit the home button and it seems that it will take an eternity to switch to the new task, then you will have to find the ways to speed up the performance. Android phones are available everywhere, and they slow down with time; this is the reason why it is important that you maintain the smoothness of your Android phones. Here are the tips how to speed up the performance of your Android phone.

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Android has a limited amount of the storage capacity and less free space; this is the reason for its slow performance. If you have filled your device with music, photos and music than it is advised that you uninstall and delete the files which you are not using.

Or you can either move them to the cloud storage services. It is very easy to uninstall the apps, and which cannot be uninstalled you can at least disable them and hide from the app drawer.You can also try moving apps to your SD card, to make your device’s internal memory free.

Check out below video for step by step instruction on how you can uninstall apps from your android device.

Killing unwanted background apps

Most of the device have background apps running when it started. It is recommended that you kill such unwanted task to make your device performing faster. For this, you can use a super task killer or Advanced task killer like task killing apps. This will close unwanted background apps from your device and make it performing faster than before.

Clear your app cache

Over the time your programs write to the app cache on the device and utilise the precious space which slows down the performance of your device. You can clear the cache by visiting the property page in the Settings menu and tapping on the button clear.

This is one of the most useful apps if you are having dozens of apps on your phone and have to do it manually. With the help of this app, you can clear the cache with just a single or two apps. You can also wipe cache partition cache to speed up your Android smartphone.

Check out below video for more information on clearing cache from your android smartphones or tablet devices.

Limit the wallpapers and widgets

People like to have widgets because they find them very useful and one of the benefits of the Android devices. They are very helpful in obtaining the information without the need of an opening full app but at the same time widgets also eat a lot of battery and slow the performance of your device. Reducing the widget numbers such as Facebook which is data intensive will help your device in the running smoothly.

Remove and delete the widgets which you do not use. Another feature of the Android phone is the live wallpapers. Live wallpapers are very attractive but can slow down the performance and also drain the battery. You can change your wallpaper to increase the performance.

Disable animations

There is a hidden setting option in the Android devices. This setting will take you to the access of commands which you may have never thought that it existed. Go to the settings, tap on about a phone, build number and tap there seven times. There you will have developer options.

With these settings, you will have access to several things. But these options are for the advanced users and should not be changed until you are having all the knowledge what you are doing. One thing that can speed up your device is the disabling animations.

These are the are the best ways by which you can improve the performance of your Android phones. Do not use the features that are not of use. Using any other methods to improve your device’s performance? feel free to suggest us in the comment section below.

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