Overheating arises when your smartphone become too hot. It is one of the major problems every smartphone users face today. Just as computer overheat so also smartphone does, and the reason for this may be due to the increased processing power and packing large batteries along with fast-charging technology feature on the device. Therefore this problem usually arises when someone is carrying out a particular task on the device especially with heavy apps.
However, overheating may be as a result of hardware issue and therefore it can be prevented to certain limit. Below tips will help you to prevent your smartphone from overheating.
Avoid direct sunlight
Users can also prevent handsets, especially ones featuring plastic back panel, from heating up by not keeping them under direct sunlight. The heat coming from the sunlight along with all the processing powers running in the background are bound to heat-up your smartphone.
Avoid overnight charging
Many of the smartphone users today often charge their phone overnight, which is a very bad habit. Keeping your smartphone on charge overnight may lead to overcharge which may result in explosion of the device battery. Not only that, it also shorten the lifespan of your smartphone battery.
Remove the casing
Keeping the smartphone in a cover case traps the heat emitted out of the handset and so removing it can help reduce overheating to some extent.
Keep it on a hard surface while charging
Keeping your smartphone on bed while charging is one of the causes of overheating. As during charging, the heat emitted gets trapped inside and warms up the smartphone even more. Therefore always keep your smartphone on a flat hard surface because putting it on bed while charging will make the device to absorb heat.
Kill those apps
Another way of preventing smartphone overheating is by killing those background apps that usually play on the background which add to the processing power drain-out. Get stuck of killing them? There are many third party apps that can be used to kill those app. For example clean master.
Avoid third-party chargers and batteries
Some third-party chargers and batteries too are responsible for heating up of smartphones. Not only batteries, but chargers with different wattage too heat up the smartphones to some extent.
Avoid Pressing Smartphone While Charging
The attitude of pressing phone while charging has already bound in us in fact, many people can’t do without accessing the internet even while the phone is charging. This also cause the device to get overheats because of the large volume of data transferring at that time. The situation even get worsen when the 3G or 4G network is on.