What is Dalvik Cache?
Dalvik cache – cache area for the program dalvik. Dalvik is a java based virtual machine that is the bases for running your (.apk) programs. In order to make access times faster, the dalvik-cache is the result of dalvik doing a optimization of the running program.
How to clear Dalvik Cache without Recovery
Step 1: Make sure your device is rooted, if not search How to root your device on our site or leave a comment on this article and we’ll write a tutorial soon.
Step 3: Enable the root directory. In ES File Explorer go to Menu > Settings, check Up to Root then below check Root Explorer. Accept any Superuser requests.
Step 4: Now, go to /data/dalvik cache, select all files in the folder and delete them.
Step 5: Reboot the device as it will start acting like a drunk panda. Never know which is his next step. After reboot, system will reoptimize to the changes you made.