5 Things To Remember Before Smartphone Software Update
In this article we will talk about 5 things to remember before Smartphone Software update .When you see tons of messages in your Smartphone reminding you about software updates , users usually got panic to see these random messages and do not able to decide whether they should updates those software in their phone or ignore them.
These confusions may put your Smartphone in trouble because software update in any Smartphone is very important to keep your phone out of danger from all the viruses and hangs which may come time to time if you keep ignoring software updates in your mobile phones.
I must tell you that it is not only necessary to update software but it is also very important to update the Apps present in your Smartphone due to which your Smartphone will keep running smoothly and remain free from outer viruses.
Why it is important to update Smartphone software?
As you already know, a new Smartphone consists of an Advance and brand new Hardware which works very fast and also greatly supports the new features.
In the same way, it is very important to make your old Smartphone fast and smooth. For that, you have to make OS of your old Smartphone compatible with the Hardware and it needs regular software updates due to which, if the Hardware shows any changes, the updates will continue making it compatible with its operating system.
Thus, your old Smartphone always remain new with regular software update and operates fast and smooth with free of virus and hangs.
Exploring New Features
The Smartphone companies will keep exploring new features according to the feedback of its users. By sending these features through updates, the hardware or software is made compatible with the new requirements. Through these updates, the new features will added continuously to the OS and Apps of your Smartphone.
Cleared Bugs and Cookies
As discussed above, the new features are developed regularly for the Smartphone to make it compatible with its Hardware/Software requirements. In the same way, the hackers and crackers develops the new bugs in your old Smartphone which will cause great harm to your phone.
If you keep update your Smartphone on regular basis then these update have the capacity to remove and finish these forms of bugs develops in the phone. In addition to this, it will also keep away the possibility of Application Crash and make all the programs free from any type of crash in your Smartphone.
Increase Security Strength
If you update your Smartphone regularly, it will strengthen its security. The company constantly invents applications, OS, apps, etc, and recognizes its shortcomings and attempts to make them non-discriminatory, so that hackers cannot target the phone.
I hope, now you know why it is necessary to update Smartphone software and also become familiar with its advantages.
Now let us discuss 5 things to remember before smartphone software update
When you update software in your Smartphone, you will come across some differences in your phone settings or may be, not. But in any of the cases, you have to keep remember these 5 things before you update your Smartphone Software.
1) Take Data Back up
Before update software in your Smartphone, take back-up of all the data in Memory card, Pendrive, Hard-drive, PC or in Cloud storage which help you later in installing these updates after Smartphone software update is completed. You can assure your data protection before software update and copy all the data in the phone later.
2) Set-up from Screenshot
Preparing back up of your Smartphone will save the data, but after updating, the position of the app on the screen may not be remains same. Hence before starting update, take the Screenshot of the screen so that with the help of this screen shot it can be seen after update process is completed and the contents can be placed in the undo location.
3) Data connection or Wi-Fi
This is quite obvious that the net connection is required to update Smartphone software but be assure that you have data balance in your Smartphone otherwise it generally happens lot of time that we forget to enable data balance or data plan is not activated in our phone and the charges of the software update has keep on deducted from our main balance. That’s why make sure that you have enable data plan in your Smartphone before the Update.
4) Sufficient Battery Level
It is very important to keep your phone battery at sufficient level (Close to Full) otherwise if the battery is low and empty then the update process will close and your data will also be wasted. It may also cause any serious issue with the phone. Hence keep your battery level between 70%-80% before starting update.
5) Factory Reset or High Boot
There are two options for data backup and updating data. These are
- Factory Reset
- High boot
Factory Reset will take your phone at the same condition as it was at the time of buying and settings will also becomes the same as it was at initial period. Only the Software update will take place successfully.
Therefore, you need to reinstall the app and upload all the data again after factory reset. You may find this Factory Reset option in the Settings>Back & Factory reset in your phone.
But if you want to High boot your phone, then you have to turn your phone off and press the Power+ Volume up button together then your phone will turn to Boot Mode. In this situation, you have to use Volume button for up-down and Power button for OK.
Hence, you can adopt any facility according to your comfort. After this when you upload back up data then your phone will operate very fast as all its features are now updated with latest compatible features of Smartphone Hardware requirements.
It may take some time for you to understand the new updates and features but more importantly your phone will be secured and out of danger now.
These are the 5 things to remember before Smartphone Software update . I hope you will clear completely on this now. However these Process are very common and simple to implement but most of us forget to take care of our Smartphone and use it properly for long time benefits.
This Article will somehow tell you all the necessary actions and benefits of updating software update in your Smartphone.
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