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I got one of those phone boosters for Android but it looks like it does not work very well because when I run a clean it stops at 88% or somewhere and immediately tells me that I have to clean again.

I figured that it is some kind of bug or that an app is using a lot of RAM and it can't be cleaned.

Is there a way to clean more RAM so my phone can get faster?

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  • What phone is this on? – winseybash Nov 26 '14 at 10:18
  • check the title: the acer z120 – codermaster Nov 26 '14 at 10:22
  • Oops, my bad :P I've personally found those phone boosters to be a load of hot air. I've never noticed any change in performance with my phone after running them. I would try running this app to see what is using so much RAM. – winseybash Nov 26 '14 at 10:27
  • and then how can I stop it using RAM – codermaster Nov 26 '14 at 10:42
  • Well if you find out what application is using the ram the best option would be to uninstall it. – winseybash Nov 26 '14 at 10:50
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Most, if not all, of these phone/RAM booster apps are nothing more than a custom version of the stock Running Apps option already in Android. Thus, they themselves take up more RAM while not offering very useful functionality.I would recommend against using them. I hope you didn't have to pay for this app. TIP: I remember when I had a 512MB RAM phone Location services used to take up a lot of RAM. You can turn of all location services(GPS & Network based) when you don't need them.

  • I never use them exept mobile data sometimes so that might be it – codermaster Nov 27 '14 at 5:57

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