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Galaxy S4 performance with many apps installed?


Aug 28, 2013, 4:12 PM

I'm on iPhone 5, and find two issues happen when many apps are installed. By "many" I mean ~400 apps installed and ~100 used regularly.

The issues:

  • many of the apps register notifications, and thus each one gets polled every few seconds, quickening the battery drain exponentially.

  • apps / os leak storage space, and more apps accelerates this. I currently am missing ~4GB of storage (after OS and other things) and I was told by Apple reps that I can only fix this by reformatting the phone clean, and re-install all apps. (i did it once. it's bad. and apps that don't cloud-sync lose their data)

Please post if you have more than 150 apps installed. Please share

  • your total ap

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