When your Android phone is very slow, you can leave it as left the factory doing a factory reset, but for most people, this reset can do more harm than good, deleting information you needed, disappearing with pictures you forgot to back up.
To avoid requiring factory reset, we list what should you do to free up space on your phone and end the problem of lockups due to lack of memory.
Phone Locking Up and Slow: the Main Cause is the Lack of Internal Memory
Keep all your documents and photos on the SD card, but not applications. Applications need to access faster speeds on the storage device. But installing other applications will take much of the internal memory of the phone, as well as chat applications will taking your phone’s memory to download pictures and videos to your device. Solving the problem of too busy space in the internal memory of your mobile, 90% of the crashes of aircraft are going to end up. And is it worth getting so it is heavier: photos and videos.
When the phone is locking up too much, you may need to free up some storage space in the internal memory, is deleting applications, be deleting pictures and videos.
Phone Locking Up and Turning Off? Organize and Back Up Photos and Videos
Store your photos and videos on the SD card, if your phone has this option. Just open the camera application on your device, go to settings, storage, and put in “external SD/SD memory card”.
Those who do not have SD card or who want to leave the SD card with more free space, you must use some type of storage in the cloud, preferably automatic storage. All known applications in the cloud storage have the option of triggering the automatic backup of photos and videos. Just install the application, and, generally, he will ask if you want to store photos and videos automatically. If he doesn’t ask, go in the “settings” inside the application, and activate the option “automatic backup/storage of photos and videos”.
Phone Locking Up: What to Do? Freeing Space of Duplicate Contacts.
You may have many duplicate contacts on your phone. The first way to clean them is by logging into your Google account that is connected to your Android phone from computer, accessing the site Contacts, Google. At the top of the screen, will appear a text suggesting merge contacts. If you don’t show up, on the left, there is an option “find duplicate contacts”. Click. Review the contacts and click “merge all” or merging one by one. This will reduce the storage size of your contact list considerably. The same can be done with Apple’s accounts.
Phone Locking Up A Lot of Applications.
After cleaning the pictures and the duplicate contacts, it’s time to clean up the applications to make the phone stop lock. You can use an app to organize and delete your applications, by using the “clear cache” and “clear data”. Then in the application the application by organization size, and delete applications that take up more space and you don’t use.
To do the same procedure in an Android phone, tap “settings”, go to “storage”, and then touch “apps”. Slide to the side and touch the button that opens the options menu of Android. Select “organize applications by size”. Tap the application, and then touch “clear data” and “clear cache”. Remember that you will lose data from the application, and you will have to redo your login.
On the iPhone and iPad, so to delete the cache and delete the application, tap and hold on each application on the home screen until the screen shaking. Tap the X next to the application that takes up a lot of space to delete it. If you want to keep the application, just reinstall from the App Store.
Any other tips to free up more space on my phone? What tips you have to share with us?