More tricks to get a durable tablet
April 15, 2016 at 13:00
As we have mentioned on other occasions, the manufacturers of tablets and smartphones have been perfecting their devices as they have been implanted more and more in the lives of hundreds of millions of users. Currently, these supports have become essential tools in many areas and this has as a consequence that consumers want products not only more balanced and with higher performance, but also that they are durable. An example can be seen in the increase in life expectancy that is occurring in most terminals, which has gone from around a year and a half or two years, to exceed 4 in many cases.
The useful life A model does not depend only on the use we give and the care we make, providing it with elements such as antivirus or optimizers, but we can also extend its use time by protecting it from falls and bumps as much as possible. On other occasions, we have given you a series of tricks and guidelines to eliminate residual elements that consume resources, to optimize the duration of loads or also, to protect your dispositives. Now, we offer a series of tips that are very simple, but that can be extremely useful if what you want is for your terminals to accompany you as long as possible.
1. A tablet, not a game console
The industry of videogame has found another expansion channel in tablets and smartphones. Every day, developers launch application catalogs new titles of all genres that in many cases shorten distance in terms of graphics and visual and sound effects with the great works for traditional media. However, although we also attend the birth of a new generation of player-focused tablets Due to their characteristics and all the models are compatible with the games, we should not abuse them since prolonged use of them can cause serious problems in the medium term. overheating in components like the processor by requiring a lot of power, and a drain of the battery that decreases the hours of autonomy.
2. Cases: Simple but effective
In recent years we have seen how most manufacturers have neglected the housings made of plastic to provide its devices with metal roofs more resistant. On the other hand, we see how the screens are more resistant to bumps and scratches and we find even models that support water. This does not mean that our tablets are indestructible, so it is advisable to cover it with a good sheath Let her protect her even more. However, it is not worth anyone and sometimes cheap is expensive. What is recommended is that these components be rigid and be padded with some type of foam inside and that have tempered glass to protect the panel.
On other occasions we have talked about the advantages and disadvantages of performing this action and we have highlighted the fact that it is something that should not be done lightly. However, when our tablet or smartphone is already showing symptoms of exhaustion and does not work quickly due to the passage of time, do root It can be a good way to give an oxygen balloon to our terminals. If at the same time, we do undercloking, that is, we lower the frequency of the processor, we will minimize the workload that it must support although we must bear in mind that with this last action, we will not be able to fully execute applications or games that require a large amount of resources.
4. The battery, crucial
Finally, we highlight a component that we have also talked about many times. When we begin to detect failures in this characteristic such as incomplete charging cycles, faster depletion or abrupt changes in the amount of autonomy remaining, it is time to replace it. However, it is possible to prolong your life with tricks as simple as turn off the terminals At least, when we go to sleep so that the battery is calibrated and does not suffer sudden rises in temperature that can also cause leaks. A standby mode Keep consuming
Although these tricks may seem very simple and ineffective at first glance, they can be very useful if you want to extend the life of your tablets a little more if you are also reluctant to acquire a new terminal, at least in the short term. Do you know any more tips? What methods do you use to continue enjoying more of your devices? Finally, the role of manufacturers in this whole process must also be taken into account. Do you think that they are the only ones responsible for working to produce durable terminals and that at the same time, they are beneficial for users? You have available more related information such as a series of guidelines that you can follow in aspects such as security to achieve the best protection and avoid being victims of viruses and other malicious elements that can also harm, both the experience of using your models and yourselves.