Google Chrome Beta for Android uses less data consumption


Chrome-Beta-Android-1Google has a function for data consumption added to Chrome Beta for Android. The function uses Google’s own SPDY protocol for web pages smaller. The function is disabled by default.

The function can be turned into Chrome Beta by the url-bar “chrome :/ / flags to type, then the function is placed in a list of experimental features. The activation of the feature made ​​in the eye does not affect the quality of pictures, something that is on the consumption of, for example Opera Turbo sometimes occurs.

Use the data takes through the use of the consumption function according to Google by 50 percent. A brief hands-on, which consecutively several major Dutch websites are opened, confirms that the proxy leads to lower data consumption. The speed gain seems less: heavy pages load slightly faster in the Beta, but the difference is at most a few percent.

The data consumption is utilized most effective to HTTP web sites, as Google claims. Steady connections are nonetheless straight. The web site is made ​​smaller through him to name thru a proxy of Google itself. It’s ssl enabled by way of default, makes use of the proxy Googles personal SPDY protocol and photographs are transformed to Google’s WebP layout, which will have to be smaller.

The information consumption may also within the computer model of Chrome come. There’s additionally a brand new characteristic within the take a look at model for Android issues like filling out title, handle and date of beginning on internet kinds to synchronize with the pc model. Google engaged on was once with the proxy carrier, was once final week already clear.

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