Common Samsung Galaxy problems and its solutions

  If you are facing any kind of issues or problems with your Samsung smartphone, then you can quickly fix them by following NewTricks guide. I have discussed various general issues and problems. All the solutions that I present below are tried and proven methods.

Note: All issues mentioned in this article are individually reported cases, not implying any issues will occur on other devices.

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Samsung phones Common problems with their solutions.

Phone reboots by itself

Among the many minor bugs and temporary issues, this one definitely caught the attention of NewTricks. It seems that the device reboots on its own for some users, as reported on the official forum.

How to troubleshoot reboot? 
  1. Reset all settings (Settings - General management - Reset - Reset all settings) 
  2. Avoid using screen lock as many users have reported after unlocking, restarting the phone device. 
  3. Avoid using Dual Messenger. 
  4. Use custom Rom. 
  5. However, if you are having problems, ask a Samsung Service Center to replace your motherboard. 

Slow and stuttering

Do you feel slow and sluggish user interface when using your smartphone? If yes, then here is the complete solution for your device. This problem is something that almost everyone goes through. Please read all the steps carefully and then apply them on your phone. 

How to fix slow on Samsung Galaxy device?
  1. If you use any kind of anti-virus app on your smartphone or use any junk cleaner, uninstall it.
  2. if your internal memory is running low or has run out, your smartphone will run slow. So just free up some memory and your Samsung Galaxy phone will be back to normal.
  3. Uninstall apps you don't use.
  4. Try booting into Safe Mode and look for improvements. If the device works better, continue with the steps.
  5. Reduce the Animation scale in Developer options from 1 to 0.5.
  6. Reset the device to factory settings.
  7. Update your phone to the latest operating system available. Or use a custom ROM.
  8. Follow all these steps, if the phone still feels slow then try Hard Reset the phone.

Remove the battery

Samsung Galaxy phones have a very large battery. If your battery is draining significantly, then you can follow the steps below.

How to fix fast battery drain?
  1. If you have apps like Phone Cleaner installed, uninstall it. Because these applications run in the background and consume your phone's battery.
  2. Turn off background apps.
  3. If GPS is not needed, always disable GPS.
  4. Turn off Wi-Fi, Location Services, and Cellular Data overnight.
  5. If you have installed an app that claims to increase your phone's battery backup, then uninstall this type of app.
  6. Turn off Adaptive brightness and set the brightness manually. 
  7. Follow all these steps, if you feel that your phone still has Fast Battery, then you try Factory Reset.

Too hot 

There are two main reasons why a smartphone heats up, one is the phone's SoC (System on chip) and the second is the phone's battery. If you are facing overheating issue in your Samsung Galaxy Phone, then you can fix it with a few changes. 

How to troubleshoot heating problems?
  1. First, get in the habit of removing the protective case from your device while it's charging.
  2. The problem of overheating is also caused by you playing games for a long time on your phone. 
  3. Finally, try not to use your device while it's charging.

Mobile network problems

If you have cellular network issues and if your phone is not getting a proper signal or mobile data network is not working and you see fluctuations in your phone network. 

How to troubleshoot mobile network problems?
  1. Remove the SIM card from your Samsung Galaxy device and insert the SIM into slot 1.
  2. Turn airplane mode ON for 30 seconds and after a few seconds turn it OFF again.
  3. Reset APN to default.
  4. Reset your network settings.
  5. Make sure to restart your Samsung Galaxy once and check if your problem is fixed.
  6. And finally Samsung Band Selection Settings - This app will help you to access hidden network settings to force band selection.

Fingerprint sensor is slow

If the fingerprint scanner is too slow on your Samsung Galaxy device, there is little you can do except update the device's firmware.

However, following these steps might be worth a try:
  1. Wipe the fingerprint scanner clean with a slightly damp cloth.
  2. Delete all registered fingerprints and add a new fingerprint. You can also add a finger multiple times to improve reading speed.
  3. Reset the device to factory settings.

Screen hangs or gets stuck

You may encounter this issue while performing tasks, playing games, or making calls. Follow the steps below to fix this problem.

How to fix frozen or stuck screen? 
  1. Update your phone to the latest operating system available.
  2. Just Uninstall and Force Stop apps you don't use.
  3. If you are having this problem when using an app, then you go to Settings > Application Manager Then clear the cache of the app you are having issues with.
  4. In the last step, do a factory reset. It can solve all your problems.


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