We all must be using mobiles phones for some time now. While using mobiles or listening about them we come across various perceptions or opinions related to them. We often have a variety of myths for smartphones in our mind. Some of them may be true some may not be. This Article will focus on the Top 10 Smartphone myths we commonly have in our mind and will try to resolve them one by one, which one of them is true and which one are false.
Top 10 Smartphone Myths and Their Opinions are :-
1. More RAM is better and Phone becomes faster:-
We commonly think that buying a 6 GB or more RAM phone will make our Experience good and the phone faster. But the Reality is not the same. Its good to have more RAM but if we compare a 6 GB Variant mobile with 8 GB variant one, we often think that 8 GB would be faster. Higher RAM Makes Memory Management easier i.e; you can open more apps in your phone without the worry for reloading, but speed or performance of the app would be the same.
2. WiFi and Bluetooth drain Battery when the Phone is Idle:-
It is One of the most common conceptions we have in our mind that leaving Bluetooth or WiFi ON while the phone is idle will drain the battery. Guys, We are living in 2019 and the Radios in today’s Time are so smart and power efficient that you need
3. Charging through PowerBanks is not good:-
4. Latest updates are Always Useful:-
We are often crazy for updates that whenever an update comes, we need to install it. We think that every update is beneficial for our mobile and it would be better for the phone’s performance. Yes, Some of the major updates
5. All Apps from AppStore or PlayStore Are Safe:-
All of us think that if we have downloaded an app from the play store or the App Store it must be safe. But it is not the case. Apple and Google Often removes various app from App Store and Play Store that are harmful, but a lot are uploaded too. Hence we should be aware about the apps we install from them and do the same from trusted developers only.
6. Links on WhatsApp are Safe:-
We know that messages have privacy in WhatsApp, but guys please note that the contents of messages have nothing to do with the privacy and security. We often receive messages that click on the link and install the latest updates or click on the link and your colour of WhatsApp will change. Guys Please don’t click on those links as they may install such software that may have security issues. WhatsApp Never send such links.
7. Airplane Mode Charging:-
It is popular among the crowd that putting the phone on Airplane mode decreases our charging time. It is true, but it does by a minimal factor of about 10-15 minutes. In that charging
8. You Should Drain Your Battery before next charge:-
This Myth is also very famous. But this is not true. We are degrading our battery’s Life by doing so. Almost all the smartphones use Lithium Ion batteries which perform best when they are kept between 20-80%. The older Batteries used to have the thing that they should be
9. Charging Your Phone Overnight Kills the Battery:-
This is another myth that was true at one point, but as battery and charging technologies have improved, it’s now completely false. Older batteries weren’t smart enough to realise when they’re full, and overcharging them consistently led to decreased battery life over time. Today’s Charging mechanism are smarter. Once the Phone is full charged it stops drawing electricity. Hence Be free and charge.
10. Automatic Brightness Settings Save Battery:-
This is completely false. The idea is, by using the
These were some of the Top 10 Smartphone myths we face in our day and day life. Hence the Objective of Article was to remove these myths from our mind. Hoping that We were successful.
By- Tushar Sehwag