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Make Samsung Galaxy S4 faster: With these settings it works

Fast, it should be faster! The Samsung Galaxy S4 is a pretty fast smartphone with its 1.6 GHz quad core processor and 2 GB RAM. But with a few settings you can make the device even faster. We'll show you what exactly you have to do for it.

Make Samsung Galaxy S4 faster: Here's how

A very simple and equally effective way to make your Galaxy S4 faster is if you take precedence over the animation speed settings. But what do you have to do? Well, you wouldn't be here if we didn't have an answer. So, let's go:

Samsung Galaxy S4: Unlock developer mode

First of all, you have to activate the developer mode of your Galaxy S4. Sounds complicated, but it is not. You can find all the information about this in this article, below is a short version of the whole thing:

  • Quickly open the System setting your Galaxy S4
  • Click there (slowly or quickly, as you like) on the Options-Menu
  • At the bottom you will find the point: About the device. Click on it
  • Now you can show what you can do: Click 7 times (quickly) one after the other on the gray point "Build number". A countdown will appear (if you have not already done this before) and after the 7th click the developer mode is activated. Since I've already done this with my device, it looks like this:

Samsung Galaxy S4: Finally do everything faster

So, now that you've got deeper access rights to your device, things can go on.

  • Now click back to the options menu, there you will find the point that was created as if by magic Developer options. Open it with one click
  • Warning: If you do not know exactly what the individual points mean here, it is better to keep your hands off the other things, as you can quickly get up to mischief here.
  • The points that are relevant for you to make your Galaxy S4 faster are located under the heading "Drawing" and are: Windows animation size,  Transition animation size and Animation duration scale
  • All these three points are set to the standard value "1x", this must now be changed. So you can either reduce the value to "0.5" or switch off the animation completely. If you opt for the latter, closing and opening apps doesn't look as fancy anymore, but everything works a little faster. And faster is exactly what we want here.

Of course you can also make everything slower and thus ensure smoother animations, the values ​​simply have to be increased for this.

In case your looking forfurther useful tips & tricks for the Samsung Galaxy S4 just have a look here

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