For those that own the new smartphone from Samsung, you might want to know how to fix slow Internet speed on Note 8. It’s common for users to have some issues with Internet speed when using apps like Twitter, Snapchat, Facebook and other social media apps.
There’s a few reason that your Samsung Note 8 Internet speed is slow and we’ll be explaining the causes behind these issue and how to fix slow Internet speed on Samsung Note 8.
Common reasons for Samsung Note 8 having a slow Internet speed:
- Bad signal strength.
- Wi-Fi networks are week.
- High traffic websites that you.
- Network congestion.
- A new update has affected firmware.
- Your browser software needs an update.
- You’ve reached data limits.
- Your phone has low memory available.
It’s possible for that any of the reasons above can cause slow Internet speed on Samsung Note 8. Below we’ll explain how you can fix Note 8 slow Internet speed.
Have WiFi turned off in Samsung Note 8
When you have a weak WiFi signal, there’s a good chance that this will cause a slow WiFi speed on the Samsung Note 8. It’s suggested that you disconnect from the weak network and then reconnect to a stronger network. You can do this by following the steps below:
- Turn on your Note 8.
- Open the Menu.
- Tap on Settings.
- Open Connections.
- Select on Wi-Fi.
- Select on the ON/OFF toggle that is next to Wi-Fi.
Clear the cache
Another solution to fix slow Internet speed on Samsung Note 8, is to clear cache of your device. In many cases this solves the problem that you’re having. Using this method, you won’t have any files, pictures or videos will be deleted.
You can read these directions on how to clear Note 8 phone cache.
Scan Note 8 for Malware
If the two suggestions above didn’t help solve slow WiFi speed on Samsung Note 8, they you might want to scan your device for any virus possibilities. It’s recommended to browse the Play Store for a Malware scanner that has lots of good reviews and download the most credible app that you like.
If anything is found from the scan, you should follow this manual to clear cache and data on your smartphone. If after this the Internet speed is still slow on Note 8, then it’s suggested that you complete a factory reset on the Note 8. When you do this, it’ll delete media and files on your device. Thus, it’s a good idea to have everything saved and backed up in advance to prevent anything from getting lost.
If none of the methods above solve the slow Internet speed on your Samsung Note 8. Then it’s suggested that you take your device into a technician to make sure nothing is damaged with your smartphone.