People download apps every day, but the truth is many of them are abandoned or never even used. Even if you have added a bunch of apps and used them for a while, they tend to slow down your Android devices, decrease battery life and its internal storage becomes full quickly.
We dig up a few of the freely available apps that can boost your Android performance.
Clean Master will improve your device’s performance by cleaning junk files, optimising device memory, providing protection against viruses and managing the apps you installed. It has over 600 million downloads worldwide, helping users around the globe clean over 5.1 billion MB of junk files every day. The app comes with some interesting features like app-lock, battery saver, junk file cleaning, memory boost, CPU cooler, anti-virus protection etc. It uses a Junk Files tool for cleaning a phone’s app and system cache as well as temp files. The memory boost and CPU cooler tools can boost your phone games and apps, free up memory and cool off your device by finding and stopping the apps that are causing it to overheat and make your battery last longer. Most interesting, all of these tasks can be done with just one tap on the home screen.
DU Speed Booster & Cleaner
DU Speed Booster & Cleaner is a speed booster, RAM booster, game booster, junk file cleaner, trash cleaner, memory booster, battery optimiser and app manager for your Android phone or tablet. Trusted by 230 million users, it is an all-in-one app that optimises your background apps, memory space, junk (cache) files and battery power. It optimises your phone’s background apps, memory space, junk files and battery power by managing your system process and auto-start apps. An interesting feature is its Trash Cleaner, which frees space on your Android device, removing unnecessary files such as temporary files, cache, and more. Although the app is mostly used for file cleaning, it does have other functions that can be explored to save battery and run speed diagnostics.
A great battery saver app for Android devices, Greenify helps you identify and put the misbehaving apps into hibernation when you are not using them, to stop them from lagging your device and leeching the battery, in an unique way! Basically, it puts your apps in a state of hibernation in order to reduce background processing. It identifies and puts the misbehaving apps into hibernation when you are not using them. The hibernated apps can do nothing without explicit launch by you or other apps. The app is simple, intuitive and powerful but the challenge is that it can halt some necessary services, periodic tasks, alarms, widget updates, push messages if not used properly. Therefore, one has to be careful while using this app—don’t do it for your alarm clock or instant messenger apps, unless you want them to stop working.
With this free app from Piriform, you can keep keep your Android device clean, safe and fast. Mostly used as a maintenance tool for the desktop, CCleaner has gradually become a perfect tool for cleaning Android devices as well. CCleaner is a multipurpose cleaning tool that can clean your application cache, download folders, browser history, and other temporary files, as well as optionally clean your call and SMS log selectively or in bulk. It speeds up your phone and removes junk safely. In addition to its fast, ad-free cleaning experience, it also comes with an app manager, CPU, RAM and storage meters, as well as battery and temperature tools. The app is easy to use, and is fast, compact and efficient with low memory and CPU usage. It can optimise your Android device in just a few clicks with its simple, intuitive user interface which is easy to navigate.