If your phone contains one of the five groups following applications, consider removing them immediately!
Facebook is the largest social network application in the world, allowing users to interact with their friends or relatives quickly. This is the application that most people are using in their smartphones. However, in Android operating system, Facebook is considered to be one of the key reasons for slowing down performance of your phone. Later, it wastes a lot of your phone’s storage space and also a lot of battery during use. And yet, for the low-cost equipment having weak configuration of only 512 MB – 1 GB of RAM, surfing Facebook almost make your phone up to 40% slower.
Therefore, do not hesitate to remove it from your phone and just use Facebook through web browsers and specifically UC Browser because it enables receiving notifications from Facebook quite flexible and fast like app on Android. In addition, the Facebook Lite optimized for the phones having weak configuration is also a good solution. It will not only help your phone run faster but also save battery life and storage capacity.
- Clean Master and all cleanup apps
“Speeding up the phone to 70%” – Do not believe these advertisements. Saying “No” to apps like this even helps your phone avoid the risks of installing additional unwanted software hidden in the main scanning applications.
Therefore, instead of downloading applications like Clean Master, you should go to Settings > Storage > Cached data. At this time, Android will display a dialog box Clear cached data, which means that the dialog box allows the user to delete the data stored in the cache. All you should do is tap OK. Moreover, Clean Master and similar applications consume a lot of battery life. In addition, these applications often display ads, which is not only annoying to the users, but also can waste mobile data storage that your phone uses every month.
- Anti-virus apps
The controversial question among smartphone users is whether anti-virus apps on smartphone are essential or not? According to AndroidPIT, the answer is NO! This website says Android basically has the ability to protect the user’s device from the attack of malicious software and provide data encryption tool quite effectively.
In addition, nowadays, Google is quick-witted to remove malicious software in its official application stores. Therefore, if you only use apps from Google Play, the risk of viral infection is not high for your Android phones.
- Weather forecast apps
A lot of Android users trusted this app on their phones simply because they can quickly know how the weather is like at the moment and in the next hour. However, like Facebook, this software is in the top of “consume” phone battery app. If your needs just stop at the basic level too see whether tomorrow will rain or shine, you should use the Google search pages or Google Now which is more effective to get information quickly and accurately instead of using weather forecast apps.
- The default web browser
Most Android smartphones or tablets sold in the market are pre-installed a default browser developed by manufacturers. However, according to AndroiPIT, these apps do not activate really effectively and give users high experiences.
Therefore, you should choose some other browsers like Google Chrome, UC Browsers and Firefox. Then, immediately go into the Settings > Apps and then remove the default browser from your phone. In addition, you can also refer to some tips on the Chrome browser to speed up loading page.