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Help Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 Unexpectedly Laggy

MikeGheyner

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Oct 22, 2009
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My dad bought my mother a Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 for Christmas and I've had a quick play with it. She has barely installed any apps and is running the tablet almost stock standard at present. My experience is with my iPad and my brother's Nexus 7, and I have to say the Samsung Galaxy is extremely laggy. Scrolling accross screens happens at a very low framerate, and scrolling inside the Chrome browser is sticky and jumpy and generally laggy and unsatisfying.

Is this normal? It feels like modern hardware shouldn't be this laggy and it's extremely disappointing for me because I recommended this tablet over a similarly priced iPad, and now I feel like she should have just gone for the Apple device. Is there anything that can be done to fix this? (And no, I wont be rooting or doing anything like that).
 

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