It’s been just over a week since I got on with the amazing Pokémon Go. And Guess what? I seem to have already become a huge fan of it. What I have really enjoyed the most is gym fight.
However, there are some issues like rapid battery drain on Android devices that have slightly disappointed me. Hardly had I fixed the battery drain thanks to some smart tricks, random crashes of Pokémon Go while playing the game started annoying me.
Initially, I just put the game off; vowing not to return to it ever again. Luckily, I got to know some handy tips to resolve the crashing issue on my device.
If you have also faced the same problem, head over the jump to fix it with ease.
How to Fix Pokémon Go Random Crashing on Android
Solution #1: Leave the App for some time and Come Back Again
While it may sound a bit funny to most, it has done the job for several users including me. Just leave the game for some time and then return to it.
Step #1. Just press the Home button to get out of the game.
Step #2. Open a new app and play around for some time.
Step #3. Now, open the game again.
Solution #2: Quit the App and Re-launch It
Step #1. Tap on the recent button to see the opened apps.
Step #2. Now, swipe to go to Pokémon Go and then close it as usual.
Solution #3. Delete the App and Reinstall It
Delete Pokémon Go and reinstall it. This trick has worked several times for me in fixing the crashing issue of any app.
Step #1. Go to menu on your Android device.
Step #2. Next up, you need to press and hold on the app.
Step #3. Then drag it to the Uninstall button to delete it.
Solution #4: Factory Reset
You need to factory reset your Android device. It can help you get rid of the issue. Though it may be a bit painful, it’s very helpful when it comes to fixing such problems.
Step #1. Open menu and tap on Settings.
Step #2. Scroll down and tap on Backup and reset.
Step #3. Tap on Factory data reset.
Solution #5: Report the Bug
If you want to report the bugs that are making life difficult for the game, you can visit the Pokémon Go bug report page to express your concerns.
That’s all there is to it! You can access Pokémon Go settings pane on your Android device to configure it as per your need. Inside the settings, you will see several options like Battery Saver, Quick Start and more.
What’s your take on Pokémon Go? How much are you playing it?