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6 Reasons Why You Should Always Update your Android Smartphones

When it comes to the Android operating system, you're bound to always get updates. Now, what most people don't know is that an Operating system like Android are always updated because our devices need them to function fine and get security patches. Smartphone brands like Gionee, Tecno rarely gets updated, and users have started noticing it, which is making these brands to release updates.

One of the best reasons why updates are released is to patch security leaks often time open by Hackers and cybercriminals. It's no secret that Hackers and other cybercriminals are always working hard, like massively trying to improve their shady methods and looking for ways to steal people's private data, credit card details, etc, Hence, the need to always get any noticeable leaks patched before it's late.

Most times, these hackers and cybercriminals usually succeed at this mission and cause numerous data breaches and other incidents worldwide, Google, Facebook, Yahoo, and other tech giants have suffered massively from hackers, which has caused these companies, billions of dollars.

I hoped that with the reasons given above, you'll know why you always need to update any Android updates you see.

6 Reasons To Upgrade Your Android Devices.

1. Updates Are Easy to Install

The first reason why you should always update your android device when the option is available to you is that it's easy, and you need no technical knowledge to achieve this.

What is required of you is simple. Just approve an update and the device will download and install the update without any aid from you. What is even better is that you have the option of turning on the auto-update feature. Once you activate the Auto-Update option, your smartphone or device will update itself at a set time – usually, during the night when you’re most likely not using it, this option is always available on Windows devices too.

The important question is this, "Why would you skip an important update when you can get it done within a minute or two at most?

2. Updating android Introduces New Features

Another reason why you should update your phone or device is that Updates always bring to the table, new features, making your device load faster. Although I focused mostly on improved security and faster performance, these are not the only benefits that come with Android updates.

Yes, I know that in the introduction, I spend more time on security leaks and patches, but updating your device gives you new features that will make your device looks new. These new features usually include new apps and widgets which will certainly improve display structures, new fonts, and themes, as well as numerous other applications made freely available to you.

Finally, you should know that updating your android smartphone usually change the appearance of certain apps or locations on your smartphone or device.

3. Performance Becomes Better.

Although one of the most important aspects of Android updates is Security, there is much more to it than patching security holes. When an update is available and you decide to updates your device, it usually fixes bugs that slow your device down. If you notice your Android device that lags too much, you’ve probably missed a few updates that are essential.

Updating your device ensures you get the best version of the Android Operating System (OS), which means you get the fastest version available. There's no need to deal with poor performance, lagging or even crashing of apps.

4. You Paid for Them

Please, you should know that you actually paid for these updates. Now, here's food for thought. Can you buy something and let it sit somewhere without using it again? Not wise, right?

This is the same as buying a device but not choosing to update it, so you get all the benefits that comes with it. When you purchase an android device, you should know that you actually paid for a lifetime of system updates from the brand. When you skip updating your devices, you're throwing away your rights and benefits that are associated with what you bought.

Why not take a few minutes, use the Update and let it keep your device in optimal health.

5. Vulnerability

The fifth reason why you need to always keep your device up to date is vulnerability issues. Updates does not only deliver new icons and fancy wallpapers to your device, but they also do much bigger works. The major reason why you get updates is the overall function of the Android system.

Each update you get, download and install helps the OS fix known vulnerabilities that hackers or cybercriminals are using to breach your data/privacy. This is to say that anytime you skip an update that you actually paid for, you automatically set your device open to vulnerabilities, which means it becomes unprotected and vulnerable to cyber-attacks.

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