This will reduce Google Chrome data consumption when viewing videos

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Google Chrome for Android is improved continuously, recently introduced in Spain the feature that allows you to view definitions of words with a single touch. There are certain fields in which the popular browser seeks to improve in a clear way: the consumption of battery and mobile data consumption. So you introduce all kinds of features to help.

In fact, last week I talked about a function that will consume less battery power. Google Chrome is going to improve now its basic modethat helps you save mobile data, with a new function that allows you to consume less data when you are watching videos.

Google Chrome consume less mobile data

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The basic mode in Google Chrome is designed to save mobile data, a function of which we have spoken above. Now going a step further, since this basic mode will always choose the lower resolution when trying to play videos streaming. This is the method that will allow to reduce significantly the consumption of mobile data by using this function.

This new function is able to see in one of the betas of the browser and is expected to arrive officially with the version number 86 of the same. So that it is possible to reduce the consumption of mobile data, the browser will simulate that you have a lower bandwidth the real. When you do this, the streaming service that is being used at that time, it will default to a lower bitrate, thus helping to lower consumption of mobile data.

As has been able to know, it is going to launch in all versions of Google Chromenot only in Android. Without a doubt, it can be a good help with that consume less mobile data in the browser on Android, a browser that is known for its high consumption. So one function of this type is presented as a good help.

For now it’s only available in the unstable version of the browser, Canary. It is expected that in October, official stable version of Google Chrome. In Canary is enabled as an experimental feature, which has the name Enable LiteVideos in the functions menu experimental.

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