Greenify is currently one of the most popular tools on Android community forums, as it is highly intuitive and you can easily use it to block and restrict applications that are waking up your device when it shouldn’t. This tool is able to detect and control applications that are starting out of the blue and constantly looking to update info and drain battery. Use Greenify to block such programs and, from then on you will be able to launch those types of apps only when you access them.
In order to use Greenify, your Android device has to be rooted. Non-rooted devices aren’t supported and you cannot use it.
The main features of this tool are as following: it blocks all the background functionality of the apps you set to blocked status, it will allow the application to run only when you access it, blocks persistent background services, broadcast receivers such as SMS and network state changes, alarms, widget updates and push messages. However, it is not recommended to block Alarm Clocks nor Instant Messages applications, as these won’t work when greenified.
Also, you shouldn’t worry about this app being a Task Killer, as it doesn’t require that much battery power in order to block a tool from running. it uses only 3MB RAM memory, while the CPU and battery power consumption are scoring even lower values.
Greenify *ROOT app is free to download and use from Google Play Store here. It is a very small applications and it should work with any Android smartphone and tablet.
If you like how this app works, then you can even choose to buy the Donation Version of the app – Play Store link here.