You’re all settled in, and prepared to watch a marathon session of Attack On Titan or Demon Slayer, but two episodes in your show start buffering every 20 seconds. You’ve run a speed test, and everything looks great,but it still isn’t working. You may need to clear your cache to make Crunchyroll run faster. But how do you do this?
Crunchyroll runs on many platforms, and clearing your cache is different on every platform. While this is a fairly simple process, you probably just want to get back to watching your show before the energy drinks run out. Keep reading to find out how!
Sometimes your cache gets backed up with the memory of information you really don’t need any more (i.e., general search history).
When your cache gets backed up with so much memory it can sometimes slow things down a bit. Crunchyroll has so much content, it just fills the cache a bit faster than most other apps. So, clearing your cache on Crunchyroll will allow you to stream anime without the slow buffering.
There are many different ways to clear the app cache for Crunchyroll depending on what device you’re using to watch this streaming platform. Take a look below to find your device’s method.
If you have an Android device, this is where you’ll want to look to learn how to clear Crunchyroll’s cache.
Here’s how to clear your cache on Android devices:
Now, let’s take a look at the next device’s method.
Now, let’s look at clearing cache on Roku TVs.
If you watch Crunchyroll on your Roku TV, you may not know how to clear the app’s cache.
Now, let’s look at the next method for a different device.
If you have a Fire TV and your Crunchyroll app is being slow when you’re trying to stream anime, you may be wondering how to clear the cache.
Follow these steps:
Now, let’s take a look at how to clear your cache on Xbox One.
If you use the Crunchyroll app on your Xbox One, you may be wondering how to clear the cache.
Now, let’s see how to do this on another game console.
You may be wondering how to clear Crunchyroll’s cache on your Playstation 4 when it starts running slowly.
Follow these steps:
Now you know how to clear your Crunchyroll app’s cache on a lot of different devices.
Clearing your cache is a temporary fix for when things are not running well. CrunchyRoll should run very efficiently for quite some time after that. Now you can get back to enjoying your show. But how often should you clear your cache?
Generally speaking your cache should not be cleared too often, as our devices are able to clear unnecessary data on their own. You should only clear your cache when your apps are running too slow again, or every month or two.
Now that you know how to clear Crunchyroll’s cache on most commonly-used devices, you can spread this info to your friends who are also experiencing slowness when watching their favorite anime or K-dramas!