In this guide, you will learn how to disable bloatware on the Galaxy S9. Galaxy S9 is a flagship smartphone by Samsung and it comes with top of the line features, good camera, and great build quality. However, just like other Android smartphones, it comes with a lot of Bloatware which you may not use and it will keep consuming your battery life and storage. Getting rid of bloatware will not only improve the overall performance of your Galaxy S9 but it will also clear the storage which you can use to install the other apps on your smartphone. Here’s how you can disable Bloatware on the Samsung Galaxy S9.
How to Disable Bloatware on the Galaxy S9
Before we get to the process let us quickly tell you about the types of Bloatware. There is basically two type of bloatware – first is the 3rd party apps like Dropbox etc which you can easily remove by uninstalling them and second is the apps by the Samsung like S-Voice, S-Health, etc which you can’t remove but you can disable them so they won’t receive the updates.
To remove the third party apps, simply long press the app icon, now press uninstall and confirm. In this way, you can easily get rid of 3rd party bloatware. However, if the uninstall option doesn’t appear on the screen, it means that you can’t delete the app and you will have to disable it and here’s how you can do it.
- Swipe down from the top of the screen and tap the gear-shaped icon on the top right corner to access the settings.
- Find the Apps section and open it.
- Here, select the All Apps and select the apps which you want to disable
- Now, tap the disable button and confirm it.
- Congratulations, you have disabled the bloatware, now it won’t receive the updates and it will also not consume your battery.
The whole process of disabling the bloatware is really easy and you can disable all the bloatware by following the above-mentioned steps. Disabling the bloatware will result in better performance and you will also notice an improvement in your battery life. Moreover, you can use dark mode and dark wallpaper to improve battery life. If you have any questions, please let us know in the comment section below. Also, if you want to learn how to disable Galaxy S9 automatic app updates, then visit our website.