Learn how to speed up rooted and non-rooted Android devices, with the easy guides that I’ll be stating below, you’ll be able to know what causes your android device to lag and how to solve it, so do well to follow the article to know more about this.
Being an android user, we always want to take advantage of our android phones all in the name of ‘ open source ‘ which means we can install as much app and download heavy files the way we want and also tweak the designs to our taste. Although some android device can perform heavy task and download heavy files without feeling the heat and while some can’t, which is why rooted android device tends to have an upper hand compared to non-rooted android device, but they can still face the same issue of lagging and this sparks anger to their respective users.
Nevertheless, that’s not an issue because today’s article is mainly focused on how to speed up rooted and non-rooted Android device, so if you’re an Android user and you’re reading this, then count your self lucky because you’ll understand what causes your android device to run low on performance and also learn how to fix the issue.
- 1 How to Speed Up Rooted and Non-Rooted Android Phones
- 1.1 How to Speed Up Non-Rooted Android Devices
- 1.2 How to Speed Up Rooted Android Devices
How to Speed Up Rooted and Non-Rooted Android Phones
This first guide is for non-rooted Android devices because being non-rooted makes it difficult to get what causes the lagging and how it can be easily fixed, but I’ve detailed all needed info about how to speed up non-rooted android device.
How to Speed Up Non-Rooted Android Devices
1. Updating Firmware
A proper firmware update can be very helpful at times because any firmware update we get from our device manufacturers comes with new improvements and features and who knows, an improvement for speed and good performance may be added, so it’s always advisable to update our firmware anytime we receive an update notification.
2. Removing Pre-installed Apps
This method is best and advisable for android users running below 2GB RAM, although pre-installed apps are not harmful, but when left alone on a device, they’ll continue to accumulate storage space and sometimes RAM space. There are two options when it comes to getting rid of pre-installed apps, either we uninstall them or we disable them. Both works perfectly.
3. Clearing Apps Cache
Android device automatically stores all app cache, and the more we use each apps on our phone, the more this cache get stored and eat up the little storage we have. Although clearing this cache is not harmful to our Android devices because cache are more like wasteful junks. If you want to clear the cache of your Android device, go to Settings>>Storage>>Cached data and clear them.
4. Force Stop Background Apps
Normally for those using high processor and high RAM, I don’t think this should be an issue, but for those running low processor and RAM, it’s always advisable to force stop any application we are not using because the more they pile up, the more our RAM space get sucked up, so to force stop any application, go to Settings>>Apps manager>>Running apps, then select any app you’re not running.
5. Using AVG Cleaner
AVG Cleaner is a top cleaner app for android devices, am sure the word AVG is not new to you, because AVG Mobile had produced some of the best antivirus in recent years. With a cleaner app, you can clear app cache, boost RAM and also force stop background apps. This app has some mind blowing features that you’re going to love.
That’s all the tips you can use to speed up your non-rooted android device, so now we shall move to how to speed up rooted android device. There’s an upper hand for this one because some of the tools that’ll be listed are mostly recommend with root access.
How to Speed Up Rooted Android Devices
For speeding up rooted Android device, we don’t need much stress on this, because we can use the tips provided in how to speed up non-rooted android device and also when it comes to root access, we’ll only get the apps that supports this, because they’ll make everything easy, I’ll be listing some apps below, this apps support root access and they’ll sky rocket your device speed within seconds.
1. Using Greenify
Greenify is the best app to keep your background apps hibernated, with greenify you can enjoy 2x performance from your device unlike before, this app is the best and mostly recommended for rooted android device. Although it works for non-rooted also, but the rooted phones enjoys more of it’s benefits.
2. Using No-frills CPU Control
No-frills CPU Control is an application that let’s you take advantage over your CPU, it’s a frequency based app, and sometimes in order to get the best performance from your device.
3. Using Smart Booster
Smart Booster is an application that helps deal with stuffs that causes lagging in an Android device. It’s work is very light and simple, it clears unwanted activities produced by background apps. Smart booster is able to free up tons of space within seconds.
4. Using Link2SD
Link2SD is an Android application that helps move your apps from the internal storage to external storage. Most Android users sometimes faces the issue of low internal memory, and it’s obvious it won’t stop because the more we install apps, it will only degrade our device performance, and that’s why if you’re a root user, it’s advisable to move apps from internal storage to external storage.
With all the tips and apps listed above, am sure you’ll be able to deal with and speed up rooted and non-rooted android device that lags. Honestly lagging devices causes non-stop headache to me, lol I don’t know about you, but I know you’ll find this article very helpful, don’t forget to share and comment.