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Screen Keeps Freezing On Galaxy S8 And Galaxy S8

For those who have been using the Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus. They have complained of the device screen freezing issue and do not know how to fix it. It goes without saying that the Galaxy S8+ Plus is a super phone that has got so many features for the users to unravel. The Smartphone screen turns off unexpectedly in the middle of a game and this has happened not once but several times when in the middle of something.

Here is how to fix the problem on the Galaxy S8+ Plus and Galaxy S8 when it lags, slows or freezes while watching videos or doing something. Below are several methods that can be applied to fix the problem.

 

Find out if the problem is with your installed Applications

There could be some applications that are causing the problem, and the manufacturers do not have any solution to this but you can always uninstall the apps and then find those with better reviews.

  1. Switch off the Galaxy S8 Smartphone
  2. Press and hold down the power on button
  3. Release the button when Samsung logo appears on the screen but you have to continue holding the volume button until the device finishes rebooting
  4. “Safe mode” will appear after the reboot which is convenient to solving the problem

 

If the safe mode works out well in solving the problem it has indicated that the freezing of the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Plus screen was caused by one of the apps that are installed in the device. You have to look for the device that was causing this problem in the past. This can be a hard nut to crack but there is a simple way to solve this. Start by checking on the latest apps that you downloaded, and from there you will be able to solve the issue for once.

 

Check on the System Cache

Clearing the cache on the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+ Plus is the most efficient way of solving most of the problems in the Smartphone. For your information, if the cache is cleared it basically means that the phone will get back to is normal status and then it’s like you are giving the phone another new life. Some of the users do not know how to clear the cache on their devices but most of the users again have known how to do this. For those who do not know how then here is a way out. 

  1. Switch on the device
  2. Press the home key, volume up key, and the power button once altogether
  3. Release the power button after the device vibrates but do not leave the two other buttons until you see the Android recovery screen
  4. There will be several options on the screen displayed then you use the volume down key to browse through and then use the power button to select the desired gear that is to wipe cache of the Galaxy S8+ Plus.
  5. By the use of the power button use the key for power to tap or select “Reboot System now”
  6. The Samsung Galaxy S8+ Plus will reboot and the activity will end there.

 

Factory reset Galaxy S8+ Plus and Galaxy S8

If the above procedures did not work then you can try to factory reset the Galaxy S8+ Plus and another effective way to finding solutions? There are two alternatives on how to reset the device.

  1. Go to the settings In the Galaxy S8+ Plus
  2. Browse to find the “Backup” and “Reset”
  3. Opt and select factory reset data
  4. Recovery Mode
  5. Switch off the phone then press the home screen, power, volume up keys together
  6. Release the power button after the device vibrates but do not leave the two other buttons until you see the Android recovery screen
  7. There will be many options on the screen displayed, use the volume down key to browse through and then use the power button to select the desired actions to reset to the factory setting the Galaxy S8+ Plus Smartphone.
  8. By the use of the power button use the key for power to tap or select “Reboot System now”
  9. The Samsung Galaxy S8+ Plus will reboot to factory set status

 

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