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Samsung Galaxy S3: How to Improve the Home Button Response

Some of Samsung Galaxy SIII user said that they were encountering lag while using the phone. One of the caused of this problem usually is the using of windows animation scale and transition animation scale. So, the possible way to fix it is by lowering the scale or turned it off. You can find the option to do so by going to developer option under settings.

See also: How to Enable Developer Option on Samsung Galaxy S3

Another thing that caused the phone to lag is the double tap Home screen to launch S Voice. This option is set to enable by default. When this option is enabled, the phone will wait and ensure what you want to do when you only tap the Home button just once, and unfortunately this will causing lag so you need to disable this option to avoid lag and to get better respond from the Home button.

How to disable Home button double tap to launch S Voice?
Below are the steps to do so:
  1. Double tap the Home button to launch S Voice.
  2. Tap the Menu key then select Settings.
  3. Remove the tick on the box next to Open via the home key option to disable launching S Voice by double tapping the Home button.
  4. Tap Home button to return to the standby mode.

By disabling this option, now you have managed to eliminate one of the cause that make your phone encountering lag and also it will speed up the response of the Home button.


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