Solution for Lags in Slither.Io
Lag Problems in Slither.Io: It is a fact that Slither.io is one of the games which have been massively played by many people from all around the world and increasing its popularity day by day without stopping. Simply the game can be described as the combination of snake game that we used to play in our Nokia phones and agar.io. Today, this game is the favorite game of many people however the “LAG” issue can freak people out. Who would feel please for a lag, right? Indeed, nobody will be willing to play a game which has lags and is slow. Since the game requires full reflexes and concentration lagging could not be tolerated in anyway. Lags makes the game hard to play when you are competing with other real players who do not experience lag.
In the first times, I believed that I am the only person who experience lag however I have realized and learned soon that most of my buddies were experiencing lag in slither.io just like me. I have tried to fix the slither.io lag problem with numerous methods. Here, you can find the solution for lags in slither.io for devices that are using Android, Windows and iOS operating systems.
Solution for Lags in Slither.io in Android Devices
Since it is easy to play from smartphones, I have been playing the game from my Android device however I had to lose my high rank in the leaderboard due to lagging problems. So here are some of the solutions for lags in slither.io that you can apply in your Android devices.
Delete the Slither.io Application Data
Other data and caches often cause the lagging problems. That is why, deleting the Slither.io application data may work. You need to follow the following instructions to delete it;
- Open “Settings” and select “Apps” menu
- Then select the “All” tab
- Find Slither.io
- Select it by tapping on it
- Find the “Clear Data” option and tap on it
- It is done! You did it!
Solution for Lags in Slither.io in Windows Devices
When I really want to rank on the leaderboard, I usually prefer to play the Slither.io on my computer. However since the game requires the players to play smoothly and focused, the lagging issues let me fail in each time. You can find the solution for lags in slither.io in windows devices in the folllowing.
Caches are usually the main reason of the lags. This is why it will be in your favor to clear the cookies and cache every time. CCleaner is a great software to clear them however you can still do it manually through your browser by following the following instructions;
Google Chrome Browser
- Click on the three lines lined under each other which are at the right top of your browser.
- Click on “Settings”
- Then select the “History”
- Select the option of “the beginning of time”
- Then select the “Clear Browsing Data”
- It is done!
- Select the “Menu”
- Select the “History”
- Select the “Clear Recent History”
- It is done!
Prefer Incognito Mode
Incognito Mode is a game mode which is also called as Private Browsing. In this mode the game launches smoothly without loading any plugins, themes, add-ons, extensions. All browsers that you can use have this option within themselves. To activate this mode you can press CTRL + SHIFT + N in Google Chrome. You can select the “Preferences” in FireFox in order to activate it. In case you are using any other browsers, you can search the settings option to look for the Private Browsing option, so that you will be able to launch the Incognito Mode.
Prefer Low-Quality Mode
The low-quality mode can be found on the top right of your Slither.io homepage so that you can adjust your graphic options to low. Those who experience lagging issue may prefer this mode in order to find a solution to their problems.
Prefer Other Browsers
Some browsers may issues in loading some FPS games from time to time. This is why, you may prefer other browsers. During the times I played the Slither.io, I realized that I did not experience any lagging issues (experienced only few) in Google Chrome. You can prefer the Google Chrome in the event that you are already using Microsoft Edge, Safari, FireFox or some other browsers.
Prefer High Priority
There are some things that you can do to allow your browser to load some content. In order to do it, you have to prefer the maximum priority in your browser. You can follow the following instructions to do it;
- Launch the “Task Manager”
- Select the “Details” tab in the Task Manager
- In here, you will be allowed to see running browser processes.
- Right click on the browser you are playing Slither.io and prefer the “High” option under the “Set Priority” option
- It is done!
In the event that you still experience lag besides all these steps then you may having issue with your internet connection. You can upgrade your connection to a speed which will be enough to run the Slither.io servers well.
We have already tested out these suggestions and all of them eliminated lag or at least reduced it quite a lot. In the event that you tried all of these but still having problems than you have to wait a little bit more since Slither.io will add new servers to their infrastructure to meet the high traffic for their game soon. According to a post that published on Pocketgamer company which is the creator of Slither.io, the development team is working hard on some improvements and upgrading the servers for a better service in their to do list. That is why you do not have to feel worried since your problem will be solved in the near future.
Make sure you disable any other slither.io extension and scripts first!
How to install user scripts?
Firefox and related browsers: Greasemonkey.
Google Chrome, Chromium, and related browsers: Tampermonkey.
Opera (version 15 and later): Tampermonkey or Violentmonkey.
Opera version 12 and earlier supports user scripts natively. Violentmonkey provides a friendlier UI and better compatibility.