How to Fix Minecraft Pocket Edition Crashing on Android

A number of players have been facing technical issues with Minecraft: Pocket Edition following the latest update. The most prominent among these is the crashing problem – the game is reportedly crashing frequently on Android without reason and any prior warning.

In case you’re one of those who is facing this issue, you need not worry. In this all-new guide, we have covered a number of potential solutions to fix the crashing problem in Minecraft: Pocket Edition.

How to Fix Minecraft Pocket Edition Crashing on Android


Fix the Crashing issue for Minecraft: Pocket Edition on Android

Here are the most potential fixes that will surely solve the crashing issue in Minecraft: Pocket Edition. Remember to follow each fix carefully as one or the other will surely work flawlessly. Now that being said let’s move on to our first fix of this guide.

Fix 1: Reboot Your Device

The first and simplest, but effective possible solution is to simply reboot your device. To do this, press the Power button and then choose the Restart option. Wait patiently for your device to shut down and then start up all over again. Now launch Minecraft: Pocket Edition and check whether the crashing issue has been resolved or not.

If it persists, continue reading below for more potential fixes.

Fix 2: Clear up some storage space in your device’s memory

It is possible that the updated version of the game requires some more space in your device’s memory. You can try clearing up some space by removing unneeded apps and/or files. After that, launch the game and check whether the crashing problem has been fixed or not. Also, keep in mind that your device’s RAM plays a vital role in the functioning of the game.

You are recommended to play on a device with at least 2 GB of RAM so that you do not come across crashing problems as much. In case this does not work, read on for more potential solutions.

Fix 3: Clear up app cache and data on your device

Doing this will get rid of a lot of bulky and unneeded material, such as temp files and cookies associated with ads and certain websites.  To do this, go to your device’s Settings section and locate Minecraft: Pocket Edition in the list of apps over there. Select Storage and then proceed to select “Clear cache” and “Clear data.” Now launch Minecraft: Pocket Edition and see if the issue has been resolved.

If it persists, read on for another potential fix below.

Fix 4: Try deactivating the VBO mode

It is possible that you are experiencing crashing issues with Minecraft: Pocket Edition because of VBOs. In order to toggle VBO mode off in your game, go to the Settings section in the game and select Video Settings over there. Scroll down until you come across the settings associated with VBOs. Choose to turn off VBOs there, and then restart your device. Launch Minecraft: Pocket Edition and see whether the issue has been fixed.

That is it for now. We hope our guide helps you to successfully fix the crashing problem in Minecraft: Pocket Edition on your Android. If you liked this guide, remember to check out our other Windows Guides, Gaming Guides, Social Media Guides, iPhone Guides, and Android Guides to read more. If there are any queries or suggestions, comment down with your name along with the email ID, and we will reply shortly. Also, subscribe to our YouTube Channel to watch awesome videos on gaming and smartphone tips and tricks. Thank you.

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