Getting a new device like smartphone or tablet is always exciting and like every new device it works smoothly running all the tasks without any glitch. But as the time passes the device starts to get hang frequently or it becomes considerably slow. The same happens with the Android-powered devices as well. Even a simple task like returning to the home screen becomes troublesome; in short every Android powered device experience lags after a short run, and no one wants their device to work like a snail.
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So, today we will be showing you seven simple but useful tips and tricks to speed up your Android phone that too without rooting your device. Just follow the below tips to make your device perform like a new machine.
Every device comes with the limited amount of internal storage and the storage gets filled as the new data gets added to the device including your images, videos, music or other data and the less free space you have, the slower your device performs. And the internal storage is among the several factors that decide your device performance. “Lower the memory space, slower the performance.” The solution is to free up some memory by uploading your data to cloud storage, use services like Dropbox or Google service (Google Drive).
The second tip is to uninstall some of the apps or disable them. Means try to uninstall or just disable some of the apps that you haven’t used in a while. Doing so will result in less load and better performance. To uninstall an app Go to >> Setting >> Apps Menu >> Select the app you want to uninstall. But some pre-loaded apps cannot be uninstalled so just disable them using the above method.
If your device has a micro SD card slot, then you can move your apps to SD card. To do this Go to >> Setting >> Apps menu >> select the app >> tap “Move to SD card”.
3. Clearing Cache
The more you use your device, the more cached data your device builds in the applications including games and apps that can affect the performance of your device. Means deleting those caches can improve the performance; the caches can be cleared manually by you or you can also use the free software programs to clear the cache. Best two cache cleaner apps available in Google Play store are:
4. Speed up Android phone and Tablet by Removing or Limiting Widgets
One of the coolest features of Android OS is the availability of a number of widgets for various needs. Like Facebook widget that gives you every update and notification without living the home screen, but it is also a fact that the use of too many widgets can slow your device.
The suggestion is to limit the use of widgets; you can remove the widgets. Just press and hold the preferred widget for 2 seconds and then click on remove icon to remove it from the home screen. Removing large widgets will undoubtedly benefit your device with better performance.
- To do this Go to >> Setting >>About Phone >> Tap 7 times on Build Number; It will open Developer Option in the device.
- Now again Go to >> Setting >> Developer Option >> Drawing option.
- Now turn off Window Animation Scale, Transition Animation scale, and Animator duration scale.
This will turn off all the animation effects, and your UI will look simple but faster.