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I got better performance by selecting 4 background processes. Standard limit is 20 background processes. From Alcatel A564C ONETOUCH POP ICON Straight Talk.
I figured out the cause as I was writing the question - the "triple tap to zoom" accessibility feature was enabled. This means that the phone can't register any taps until waiting to make sure there isn't another tap. Disabling this feature removed the delay.
Resetting a Device that's Off Power down your device. Before you begin the reset procedure, you will need to completely power your device off. (If the device is frozen, you can pull the battery out to turn it off.) Press and hold the recovery buttons. The buttons vary from device to device, so you may need to look up the instructions for your particular ...
Do you have an external sdcard in your device? If so, remove it and try again. When sdcards start throwing errors and have to remap sectors it kills their performance. As this is usually an indicator for a dying sdcard i would suggest to backup any important data you have on it.
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