Initially, when we own a new phone, it works fast and smooth with every touch. But, it won’t run that much of better for longer. After some times, it will start to get lazy and eat more battery life due to lots of stuff like apps, photos, videos, documents and other data. At a time, most of the people do the reboot, and some are wondering how to speed up the android phone without rooting. Hence, I did research and created a list of top 10 essential tips to improve the performance of your Android phone.
10 Tips to Improve the Performance of Android
#1: Update your device’s OS
Updating your device’s operating system is one of the best ideas to improve the performance of your device as well as improve the battery life of your Android phone. Additionally, you can also get all newly added features with the new OS update. Google has been releasing Android OS update time-to-time depends device and carrier to fix some error or introduce any new function. Hence, the new update can improve your device’s performance, connectivity, and interface.
#2: Clear Cached Data
Sometimes when your device is running out of space, then you might need to clear caches data which can also help your clear some space and increase the performance of your Android device. I regularly do clear cached on my Android; it improves the performance and clear unwanted temp data. In order to clear caches on the Android phone, just navigate to Settings → Storage → Cached data and clear it.
#3: Uninstall Unused Apps
Initially, when we buy a new device, we just started to install a number of apps. After some time even we don’t need that app and the app still installed you the device. It takes your space and runs in background process on your phones which can slow your Android performance. Hence, my recommendation is to use the handy apps that you which is very necessary or useful app. If you are having a performance issue on Android phone then just hold your device and check that have any unwanted app, if you find then remove it.
#4: Update App Regularly
Regularly updating apps on your Android phone can help to keep your device performance stable and smooth. The app developer release updates time-to-time to fix bugs and introduce the new feature which can also enhance the performance of your device and boot device’s processor. Hence, try to regularly update installed apps on your Android device.
#5: Remove Widgets
Widgets are the best thing that Android device includes in its operating system which can help you to create shortcuts of an app to quick launch. It’s very useful feature for those who like to keep updated with weather or latest new feed. On the other, it all is presented on the home screen. Hence, it slows down your device’s performance and also drains battery life. Thus, if you are not using any widget regularly then remove it from your Android home screen. It may help to improve your Android’s performance.
#6: Don’t Use Live Wallpapers
Well, we all love beautiful and entertaining live wallpaper on our smartphone’s home screen. But, we forget that it effects on the performance of the device because it always runs in the background on your Android phone. Hence, you can avoid live wallpaper to improve your devices’ performance.
#7: Disable Animations
Well, you might not be aware that there are always animations running in the background when you use any app and perform settings just like live wallpaper running on the background screen of your Android phone. This looks attractive but also can drain your battery like and slower the performance of your Android device. Hence, you can turn off Animations on your Android phone by heading to Settings → Developer Options → Window Animations Scale→ Animation Off. Once you turn off Animations, the screen just pop-up without any animation or slide. Thus, when you turn it off, it can help to improve the performance of your Android phone as well as increase your battery life.
#8: Use Fast-Booster or Task Manager
At least one task manager or clear app must installed in our smartphone to erase temp files, caches, download or browsing history and perform more task to boost up your Android phone and improve speed and performance as well. Hence, I personally use the Super Task Killer-Fast Booster app which is available on Google Play Store. You can download now and boot up your Android’s performance.
#9: Use Chrome Efficiently
The efficient use of your pre-installed Google Chrome browser can help to improve your Android’s performance. Around 90% of Android users around the world using Chrome browser for internet surfing. Hence, the Data Saver mode in Chrome browser can save your mobile data and also helps to smooth function your smartphone. It can compress the Chrome page around by using your fewer data and fast browsing. You can turn it on by heading to Chrome Settings → Data Saver→ Toggle to turn off.
#10: Rooting Your Android Phone
Well, we all know that rooting is the best option to customize your Android phone and install the latest update even if the update is not official availed by your carrier. It can also allow you to uninstall the built-in app from your Android phone you don’t want to use. Hence, it’s quite obvious that can also do a better job to smooth function your Android phone and improve the system performance.
Well, these tips and tricks will help you to work your Android phone with good response and smooth. If you have any idea regarding this topic, feel free to tell us in the comments. Stay tuned for more tech tips and tweaks.
About Author – Suraj Padmasali:
He is a fitness freak who has a serious fan following on almost all social media platforms. At MegeByte.com, he contributes to the social media section along with tips and tricks for Windows. Having a strong presence online, he has some seriously serious sources to get the latest gossip from the tech world. Apart from blogging and chit chatting on Facebook, he likes to work out as much as he can in his gym.
- Posted On: August 9, 2017
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