Knowing how to clear cache on Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus is something that all smartphone owners should know how to do. The reason for this is that it can help you in times that your device has either a software or hardware problem that needs to be fixed. Things like a freezing phone or slowing down device can be fixed with a Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus cache clear.
The method of clearing cache on Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 in many cases is better than a factory reset as you don’t need to backup your information and it’s also a lot faster to complete a Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus clear cache.
We’ll shorty explain what is the cache, why it should be done and how you can clear cache on Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus. All this information will be provided below the two different types of cache, app cache and system cache on Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus.
How do to clear app cache on Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus
Since there’s two type of cache, we’ll start with app cache first, because most of the time your problem can get solved by clearing app cache on Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus. Follow the steps below to learn how you can do this.
How to clear app cache on Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus, follow these steps:
- Turn on Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9 Plus;
- Go to Settings menu;
- Tap on App Manager;
- Pick the app that you want to clear the cache of;
- Find the info screen of the app;
- Select on Clear Cache.
Note: If you’d like to clear the app cache of all apps on your Galaxy S9 or Samsung Galaxy S9, you need to do a different process. First go to Settings and then go to Storage, next find the option of Cached data and then clear all app caches.
Important! It should be noted that when you go to clear cache of apps, all the info on that app will be removed. Things like preferences, password and usernames will have to be reset have clearing app cache on Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus.
What if the app cache removal didn’t solve the problem?
If removing app cache on Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus, then you should try to uninstall the app and reinstall it to see if the problem is solved. If this method also doesn’t work. Then the next thing you should do is to clear system cache on Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus.
How to clear system cache on Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus
- Turn off Galaxy S9 or Galaxy S9 Plus;
- Place the phone into Recovery Mode;
- Once the logo shows up on the screen screen, release the Power button;
- Using the volume buttons, go through the menu until you find the Wipe Cache Partition;
- Scroll until you find the Yes option and select on it;
- Next browse for the Reboot System Now option and select it;
- Now the phone will start to reboot which will clear system cache on Samsung Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus.
If the problem still exists. The final thing you should do is do a factory reset of Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus.