Spring time isn't just about warmer temperatures and positive vibes. It's also about spring cleaning. Get out your brooms, sprays, mops and dustpans to give your apartment a summer shine. But spring cleaning isn't just for the home: your Android smartphone needs a thorough cleaning every once in a while. So here's a list of the cleaning supplies you'll need as we present you with the best apps to clean up and optimize your Android smartphone.
You need an efficient and powerful app to clean the dirt and grime away i.e. clear your history and cache. Cache Clear is by far out favorite in this category. With just one click, your cache is as clear and clean as ever, leaving no trace of your embarrassing obsession with Google and Justin Bieber (you know who you are).
Warning: this app can only work properly on a rooted phone. It allows you to delete files and folders from apps that you've already uninstalled. Because as you know, apps leave filthy traces even after their removed. SD Maid scans your external memory in search of useless files, directories and crash reports. It also comes with a file manager to help your tidy up and rename the existing folders.
If you can't stand disorder and need to have each app organized perfectly, then you definitely can't make it without the File Manager. This app allows you to dissect the contents of your SD card, reduce clutter and give it structure. To help you tidy up, the app marks different types of files with separate icons. Zipping and unzipping files is also a breeze. It's sort of like sorting through your taxes: it's tedious, but rewarding in the end.
Battery life is a recurring problem with smartphones. Your lucky to have your phone last through the day nowadays. Thanks to Battery Widget keeping track of your battery consumption couldn't be easier. The app helps you optimize your battery life, know exactly when it will die on you and how long your phone has been running. It even warns you when your phone is overheating. You can place the widget directly on your homescreen for easy reference. And since the widget knows how to do its job, it doesn't suck up any battery life while keeping you informed. It's sort of like installing energy-efficient light bulbs around the house. Runs longer, costs less.
Last on our list is an app that helps boost your phone's RAM to give your phone a burst of energy. Memory Booster allows you to use your phone's memory efficiently and can help prevent unwarranted crashes. It's a simple and effective way to give you phone a face-lift without getting a new one. It's kind of like changing the oil on an old car.