How To Disable Auto-Update Of Apps In ROG Phone 3

You can disable auto-update of apps in ROG Phone 3 to allow you to manage your apps better. This gives you time to check if the new update has any issues . You can turn this feature off from the Google Play Store app settings.

The Asus ROG Phone 3 is the current king of gaming smartphones this year. It’s designed to provide the best mobile gaming experience possible. Released in the market last July, it uses the latest Snapdragon 865+ chip which is combined with up to 16 GB of RAM, 512 GB of UFS 3.1 storage, a 144 Hz refresh rate AMOLED display, and a 6000 mAh battery.

Turning off auto-update of apps in your Asus ROG Phone

In order to give you a better smartphone experience your phone apps will be automatically updated in the background once a new version is available. This frees you from constantly checking if a newer version of the app is available. There are however instances when you just want to stick to the way the old version of the app works or if you want to check if other people who got the update are having issues with it. In this case you will need to turn off the automatic update of apps feature. Here’s how you can do this.

Disabling the apps auto-update feature in ROG Phone 3

To disable this feature just follow these steps.

Time needed: 2 minutes.

Stop phone apps from automatically updating

  1. Tap on the Google Play Store app.

    You can do this by swiping up from the home screen then tapping on the app icon.Disable Auto-Update Of Apps In ROG Phone 3

  2. Tap on Menu.

    This is the three horizontal lines on the top left side of the screen.Turning off auto-update of apps in your Asus ROG Phone

  3. Tap on Settings.

    This where you can change the various the Play Store settings.tap on settings

  4. Tap on Auto-update apps.

    This is where you can manage this update apps

  5. Tap on Don’t auto-update apps.

    This will prevent the installed apps from updating not update apps

  6. Tap on Done.

    This will save the changes that you made.tap on done

After performing the steps listed above you will successfully disable auto-update of apps in ROG Phone 3.

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Chad Buenaflor

Chad has been in the tech industry since 2000. He has a degree in Electronics Engineering and is interested in the hardware and software side of technology. Initially working for a Japanese semiconductor company as a Test Engineer for nearly 10 years, he then pursued his passion for internet technology by working for the support team of Time Warner Cable then finally joining TheDroidGuy as one of their troubleshooting and tech writers. On his free time he plays his favorite games on his PC, Xbox Series X, and Android phone.

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