You may have a Budget Smartphone which you purchased around a year ago or less, and a time comes where you start feeling that this phone is starting lagging, I know this feeling I used to feel the same some years ago when I got my First Android Smartphone. As I didn’t had money at that time to buy a new powerful smartphone. So I decided to dig about How to Make my Android Run Faster without Root and after some research, I found some tricks that helped to solve my issue, and today I will share those Tips with you.

You may know some of these tricks or maybe all, but I tried to include all the tricks I tried, and are available in this article so jump right into know more.

How to make your Android Run Faster without Root

So, first things first, I divided this article for Rooted Users and Non-Rooted users. As there are many readers who don’t know how to root their Devices.

To know more about Rooting head over to XDA they will give you the best info about it!

Read: How to Make Android Run Faster With Root

So Let’s start off with Non-Rooted Users, to check the guide for rooted users there is the link at the end of the post.

Non Root Methods

How to Make Android Run Faster without Root is the question, most people ask, as per Indian mentality you are not allowed to buy a new phone till its 2-3 years old and, you may know that, smartphones today are not built for Long-term usages. So, check out some tips to increase the speed of your devices.

NOTE: These Tips are limited and you have to do these on a daily or weekly basis as these tricks work more efficiently if you root your phone.

1) Free Up Some Space

The speed of your device mostly depends upon two factors that you can control i.e. The Storage and RAM. More the Storage and RAM more the speed. For this I suggest you to install ES File Explorer from Play Store and follow these steps

Step 1: Open ES File ExplorerHow to make Android Run Faster- Likelyfad

Step 2: Swipe from Left Side you’ll see a Submenu. Then in Tools section click on SD Card Analyst.How to make Android Run Faster- Likelyfad

Step 3: Let it run through your system, after that, you’ll see the list like given in the image below and you can check which Folder or File is consuming your storage and can delete if you don’t want itHow to make Android Run Faster- Likelyfad

2) How to Make Android Faster with Developer Options

You may know the what is Developer Option in Android, so ill not waste time Explaining that.

You can simply do it following these commands

Settings>>About Phone>>Build Number>> Tap that 7 Times>> You can now see Developer options in your Settings now.

So, in Developer options scroll down till you see the options like Animations. When you see stop there and check, All the animations would be 1x. As in the Image Below.

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You have to click on all 3 of them one by one and turn off the animations, Refer the image below.

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By Doing this you can see some minor change in speed of your device.

3) Uninstall Unused Apps

This can be the reason of your Slow, phone most of the people install an app that they use one or Twice, and those apps make their smartphone slow and they consume Battery by running in the background. Also, there are some preinstall apps comes within your smartphone when you purchased it. You cant delete them without Rooting our device but. What you can Do it disable it.

Just Follow the instructions below.

Step 1: Go to Settings>>Apps

Step 2: Click the 3 Dot Menu and Tick Show System Apps

Step 3: Navigate through the Apps you don’t need, Click it.

Step 4: Force Stop the App, Clear its data (if there) and click Disable.

You will not see that app anymore on your device, and some space will be released.

Read: 5 Apps that you should Uninstall Right Now Which is Making your Phone Slow

4) Clear App Cache and Disable Auto Sync

Cache is a virtual Memory which stores the instructions passed by the CPU to the RAM to execute, but when the app closes some of the instructions remains in the Cache. Maybe the above phrase was gone over your head, but it simple terms this means cache memories are the waste, clearing them will not harm you.

If you read the above link about the Apps to uninstall, you should know that these types of Apps harm your device, but using them sometimes is okay. I suggest you to install cache cleaner app when you want to clean your cache and delete it immediately as your work is finished.

By Doing this you don’t have to manually delete the cache by going to the settings of every App.

But If you still prefer to do that manually, remember what I told you about the Disabling of apps??? where to go to disable the app…..go recall it from above then read below.

From the app setting, if you scroll down you can see something like Clear Data and Clear Cache, you have to click Clear Cache, and that’s it. But you have to do it for every single app on your phone.

There is also a way to do it via Android Settings. Follow the steps below.

Step 1: Go to Settings>>StorageHow to make Android Run Faster- Likelyfad

Step 2: Let it load your Storage Data then click on Cached Data

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Step 3: Click Clear Cached Data.How to make Android Run Faster- Likelyfad

and you are done!

Another thing that can mess with that will speed up your android phone is Turning off Auto Sync.

Auto Sync is a service that runs in the background and syncs all your messages (Whatsapp, FB, Hike, WeChat etc) and your Emails as soon as they come. But this process consumes a lot of your Phone’s Battery and Memory. So turning it off can save you some Juice and speed up your android phone.

To turn off Auto Sync follow the instructions below

Setting>>Accounts>>Click 3 Dots Menu and Untick the Auto Sync

5) Perform a Factory Reset

This is the last thing you can do if all of the above tips and tricks are not working for you, by doing this your smartphone will wipe out everything in it. Make sure you check that you have to Wipe internal storage or not, it’s up to you.

So these were some of the tricks to make your android faster for unrooted devices.

You can let us know if these tricks worked for you through comments. Do share this post if you found it useful.

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  1. Id have to check with you here. Which is not something I usually do! I enjoy reading a post that will make people think. Also, thanks for allowing me to comment!


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