13 Easy Ways to Speed Up Your Cell Phone
Is your cell phone dragging? Here are some quick and easy things you can do to give it a much-needed speed fix.
Stop automatic updates
CNET notes that while updating apps in the background make things easier for the user, it can put a strain on your phone’s computing power. They suggest shutting that helpful trick off: Settings > iTunes & App Store and tap the toggle switch to turn off Updates in the Automatic Downloads section.
Give your battery a health checkup
Apple finally admitted what iPhone users all suspected for a long time: iPhones are designed to get slower as they age. Iphonehacks.com says Apple’s “power management” feature affects iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone SE (iOS 10.2.1 or later), iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus (iOS 11.2 or later). The site has a handy-dandy guide to check your iPhone’s battery health and how to cure it. Now check out the 8 creepy things your smartphone knows about you.