The Samsung Galaxy S5 is, without a doubt, one of the best smartphones that came out in 2014. However, even a device such as the S5, with its powerful Snapdragon 801 processor and 2GB of RAM, can start lagging and slow down. The problem? Samsung’s TouchWiz interface. If your device can’t handle it, there are a couple of solutions to fix this problem.
Sluggish Galaxy S5 Performance: How to Fix It
If you are having problems with your Galaxy S5’s performance, don’t worry, you can can improve it by changing up some things on your phone:
*Close the apps you’re not using – don’t leave them running in the background
*Disable 3D animations: hold an empty spot on your home screen and when controls appear, select Home Screen Settings, and then Transition Effect. From 3D Rotation change the option to None.
*Turn off the S Voice function.
*Replace the default Launcher with something better. You can replace it with one of the free launchers for Android smartphones.
Here is a list of 5 best launchers for Android:
1. Nova Launcher
2. Apex Launcher
3. Go Launcher EX
4. Smart Launcher
5. miHome Launcher