For the last few months, I have been utilizing my time with Android and in these moments I have learnt plenty of ideas and tricks. I have been writing and examining codes on Android applications, but now I have come to its graphic user interface so as to learn some tricks which are best for the layman.
I always use tricks in accordance with Google, this means when I try to customize Android, I do not “root” for the phone, all I want to share those tricks which are better known to Google and original equipment manufacturers. In this series of writing, I shall be writing about Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos powered by Android Jelly Bean. It is a super success in mid smartphone phablet segment.
Before writing these exclusive tweaks which no one will find elsewhere on the Internet, here are some of the best features which make this phone the best seller among all segment of smartphones.
It has the deluxe large display, with immersion viewing, better font viewing angle as well as the persistent viewing experience. It is a best-seller in this segment but surprisingly Samsung’s love affair with its own software is making the entire work with the operating system more buggier and heavier. It is a little heavier and portable.
On the first selling, Samsung is selling a beautiful flip cover with Galaxy Grand and it makes it costly and it gives one such brilliant aspect of the smartphone. It is upgrading to the latest version of Android Jelly Bean, and probably this update is the last update. No one knows, when one more update will come to Samsung Galaxy Grand.
Google Now on Android Jelly Bean:
It has Google Now, which is ubiquitous in all google search and it connects you with different Google services and many such sports and technical updates come to light and it reaches to notifications panel. It gives some specific keywords search results and gives you different relevant links at Google now. It is helpful and one article can be included on it.
It has multi-window, which I do not find anything special and the rotate window works slowly and this should work in a straightforward manner without any hitches and glitches.
It has dual sim, but the phone becomes lazy with two sims at work. It has better encryption feature, but after encryption, you cannot sim as a network option. It is really bad and android should look over it and try to correct this flaw.
It has a TFT display with dual-core CPU. But it has no special GPU, and this extremely smooth functioning of phones does not available. In future Samsung should consider it in placing chips in order to carry out this segment more prone to excellent workout.
It has a wide variety of sensors and it weighs 162 grams. It gives 50GB of Dropbox storage as well as 64 GB of the external memory slot. Its battery capacity is OK, but it is not a recommendation for long-term multitasking. Generally, during multitasking one needs to connect with electricity so as not to implement out of battery power.
All these are specifications of this phone. It has one GB of RAM, but some space is reserved for system files. For this, it is essential to do away with unnecessary services and applications so as to make this phone faster for daily use. Samsung uses a 1GHz Hummingbird processor which is fast and works brilliantly with wireless Internet connectivity.
It detects Wi-Fi connectivity from a distance and it is robust in detecting all these signals. Here are some tricks which you will not be found anywhere to make Samsung galaxy grand speedier and more accessible.
Exclusive tips and tricks for a faster Samsung Galaxy Grand of Android:
In my opinion, the Android operating system should have software from Google only and software from original equipment manufacturers such as Samsung is not going to turn it better. Android has enough provisions for third-party software developers to include their software as if it is seen there as default installation.
Here are some tricks which can make this phone more responsive and better equipped to adapt to different circumstances. + Go to settings then more and then apply manager from the system manager. The swipe the screen to reach to All segment of the application manager.
- Here, one will find detail description of all Samsung service and Android services and Samsung applications and android applications. + some gadgets like Yahoo News can be disabled as it takes some RAM and also it undauntedly connects to the Internet.
First, click on gadgets and then click on clear data and then disable or uninstall the application and then unlock notifications followed by force stop to make it completely disable from the mobile operating system. + In this way this application or gadget will stop comprehensive network access, view network connections and view Wi-Fi connections. Vibration control and it will stop modifying critical system setting.
Here is the list of software and processes needs to be disabled completely:
Yahoo News, Yahoo Finances, SNS, Samsung Sync adapters, Samsung SNote, Samsung Push, Samsung Print, Samsung Contact, Samsung Cloud, Samsung Apps, S Suggest, S planner Widget, S note, Polaris office viewer, S memo
HP printer service plugin, Photo editor, Hangouts, Group Play, Game Hub + Google Play Movies, Google Play Books, Google Play Music
Dropbox, Chat on, DropboxOOBE Google Play music is a nice multimedia content player but there is a default media player and this one can disable it altogether in order to have a complete seemingly experience of non-stop fluid mobile computing.
If you are not using Google+, then it is best to disable it completely as it takes huge 137MB and for this it wise to disable it altogether. Here are rare optional recommendations to disable some applications.
Samsung keyboard takes 85.22MB. Samsung gives Samsung India keyboard which is lighter and as per the requisite requirements of Indian customers. Samsung India keyboard takes 1.24MB spaces.
Disable Samsung Link in order makes mobile faster and swifter.
Disable Samsung text-to-speech application. + Disable Gallery, if Photo of Google is working properly. The problem with Photos the alternative application is that it works with a cloud and it takes a few seconds more to come to life but generally gallery works properly and brilliantly.
Then, enable developer mode, from there enable “Force GPU rendering” and tick it. It enables 2D hardware accelerations in applications.
Restart smartphone and you can find an accelerated phone with fast and fluid functioning. All these tweaks are done without rooting Samsung Galaxy Grand Duos.