Manufacturers with Known Issues

App startup too slow?

Android phone manufacturers listed below kill your apps even when Google recommends that they should not do that.

They make changes to the core Android OS with the expectation that it will improve battery life, but not only are those changes not even very effective, but they also break well-written battery-efficient apps.

Naturally users blame developers for their apps failing to deliver. But the truth is developers do the maximum they can. But in many cases they simply fall short as vendors have full control over processes on your phone.

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Instructions to make your apps work correctly

If you have a phone from one of these manufacturers, please visit the relevant links at (a site developed and maintained by a group of other app developers) to understand the issue and fix it on your phone.