Easy solutions to fix OPPO A16 running slowly troubles. This phone use Mediatek processor platform for support to work using Android 11 operating system.  This is not a high end processor, therefore some users get lagging issues after use this phone for several period. Don’t worry, we will give easy information about how to make OPPO A16 run more faster.


Why OPPO A16 Performance Become Slow and Not Responsive ?

Processor is very important when running Android smartphone. This phone use light processor MediaTek MT6765G Helio G35 that has intelligent resource management for optimized CPU and battery life. It has 12 nm FinFET technology. This processor has total octa core CPU that divided into two groups. First group work for peak performance with quad core 2.3 GHz Cortex-A53. For light process and enhance battery life, it will use quad core 1.8 GHz Cortex-A53.

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Beside processor, RAM size also very important for multitasking performance. This phone has two options of RAM with 3 GB or 4 GB. It is not too big for multitasking performance. Every running applications will consume some RAM to make multitasking experience work better. If we open too many applications together, then RAM will be insufficient, and this phone will try to look for idle applications for force close to give more RAM resources. When this process happen, OPPO A16 will freezing for a while. Please do not install or run too many applications together.


In many case, the lagging troubles will happen when run too many applications together, it will consume more RAM and processor resources. Therefore we suggest to uninstall some not use applications if we do not really use that apps. Some of them will run in the background to wait data update and consume more RAM. Remove some applications will help this phone to run more faster.

how to fix lagging issues on oppo a16

It is important to free up some internal storage capacity on OPPO A16, because beside RAM, if the internal storage is full, then the performance of OPPO A16 also will be reduced or become slowly.

Some issue of OPPO A16 lag happen because of applications. But we also find some OPPO A16 become lagging because the usage of non original firmware or custom rom.


Why OPPO A16 Lagging or Slowly When Playing Some Games ?

This phone can use for play simple light gaming apps from Google Play Store, because it use PowerVR GE8320 GPU. Please do not run heavy games. However, usually slowly or lagging gaming also happen because insufficient RAM. Please try to soft reset our OPPO A16 before playing heavy gaming for clean all previous applications temporary files and caches.


How to Boost Speed Performance of OPPO A16 And Make It Run More Faster?

  1. First steps that you should do is doing soft reset or reboot to remove temporary files and caches. Usually after our phone finish reboot, then the speed performance might become faster.
  2. Please uninstall all not use applications. We can try to find from menu Setting > App Management > App list, and choose/select any applications that we do not use anymore, then choose Uninstall
  3. Some factory default applications do not have Uninstall button options, but we can disable that Apps on OPPO A16 with: Settings > Additional Settings > Developers Options (must activate first) > Disabled Apps, and choose/select which applications that we want to disable. This steps also can reduce the usage of RAM and processor resources.
  4. Please periodically run optimization applications on OPPO A16. Open Security Center apps (or Phone Manager on some version) > Clean & accelerate or choose Full clean up. This steps will remove any not use files inside OPPO A16. We can continues use this menu for scan for further optimization.
  5. If all solutions still not improve the performance, then please consider to do hard reset to factory default. Follow steps at OPPO A16 Hard Reset / Reformat page using hardware button combination Key.

Please note, some menu options will be different because firmware update or some other possibilities. Please use comment options bellow for other question to discuss.