Do You Do Regular Maintenance on Your Phone For Performance?

Do You Do Regular Maintenance on Your Phone For Performance?

A big problem that Android used to have was that it would typically get slower over time with regular use. Android 4.3 brought TRIM to the table, which greatly helped in the matter of clearing blocks blocks and garbage collection. Further optimizations with ART and Android in general also extend longevity, but sometimes that’s not enough, and many users here want the best performance at all times. How do you manage to keep your device fast, slim and long-lasting (through prevention or cleaning)?

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Mario Tomás Serrafero
Mario Tomás Serrafero

Mario developed his love for technology in Argentina, where a flagship smartphone costs a few months of salary. Forced to maximize whatever device he could get, he came to know and love XDA. Quantifying smartphone metrics and creating benchmarks are his favorite hobbies. Mario holds a Bachelor's in Mathematics and currently spends most of his time classifying cat and dog pictures as a Data Science graduate student.