12 Worst Android Annoyances and How to Fix Them

Android may be the most popular mobile platform on the planet, but it’s not without flaws. Android phones and tablets frequently suffer from mediocre battery life, performance that slows down over time, embarrassing notification noises and and a host of other irritants. The good news is that, because Google’s operating system is so flexible, there’s a solution to just about any problem. These are the 12 worst Android annoyances and solutions for each.

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Avram Piltch
Avram Piltch
The official Geeks Geek, as his weekly column is titled, Avram Piltch has guided the editorial and production of Laptopmag.com since 2007. With his technical knowledge and passion for testing, Avram programmed several of LAPTOP's real-world benchmarks, including the LAPTOP Battery Test. He holds a master’s degree in English from NYU.
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  1. Andrew Says:

    all android phones with 4.0 or greater have the option to show battery %. If you have to install a third party battery indicator then its time to get a new android device!

  2. noor Says:

    can i install/use whatsapp,viber,mxplayer,fb messenger, 2 or more app in htc status? um nt at all a gamer,plz suggest me! mail me what should i do!

  3. nkemp15 Says:

    Dumbest article I’ve ever read. 12 Android annoyances? More like, a how to guide to used a fucking phone. Really, phone is noisy so turn it on silent?

  4. paris Says:

    i have message that says memory if full …..i deleted messages but still its show

  5. digruntel user Says:

    Bad site with misleading links. When you click ‘solutions to Android annoyances’ instead of reading sbout solutions, you get redirected to a site that wants to sell you car memberships. Very bad SEO prcatice!!!!

  6. Derick Says:

    Seriously? This is the dumbest article I’ve read. I was hoping to find things that were actually real problems that I could fix, but more than half of these aren’t even true or aren’t problems. My last phone was the Nexus 4 and it was always smooth as butter, always showed the time, didn’t necessarily start out with ugly UI and only old phones have that, the keyboard was awesome from the start, it never had an old version of Android as it’s a Nexus, but no flagship phones of this year or last year have that problem really. Only a few of these are actual complaints, and that the author is just looking for things to complain about.

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