Google Chrome It has become the most widely used browser worldwide and its users do not seem to want to give up all the features of this service that is available for computers and cell phones.
Therefore, if you want to keep this application working perfectly, you should follow some tips to prevent it from filling up with unnecessary data that can slow down the platform.
Limit the use of extensions
These tools can be very useful, as they add extra features to browsers such as translating websites, blocking malicious advertising or showing the latest news to users, howeverusing too many extensions can affect the performance of Google Chrome.
Even, Some extensions can conflict with each other, slowing down the browser even more.this because they may have codes in their programming that are not compatible with the rest of the installed tools, for this reason it is recommended to deactivate the extensions that are not used all the time or that are not so necessary, in order to reduce the demand on the application .
Not having as many tabs open
Some may see it as a disadvantage, others as a benefit, Google Chrome allows you to keep the tabs that are open in the background updated, this so that users do not have to wait too long while the site or window loads, the truth is that this service makes the browser’s resource consumption a bit high.
According to this, it is suggested to do without the tabs that are not a priority to keep them open all the time, in this way, the performance of the application is accelerated and the user experience is improved.
Download the latest version of Chrome
Updating to the latest versions of the applications is something that improves the performance of the devices and the platforms themselves, but also increases the security systems of the devices, for example Google Chrome in each of its updates includes improvements so that its performance is much better and consume less resources.
To verify if you have the latest version of this browser, you must enter the settings and then select the “Chrome Information” option, there you will be informed if the latest updates have already been downloaded or if, on the contrary, they have to be installed.
Don’t use too many apps at once
It is important to limit the number of applications that are open while browsing Google Chrome, since some of these may require a good amount of device resources and RAM to work, causing the browser to slow down not receiving the necessary return.
As in the previous cases, if it is not necessary to keep other applications open while using Chrome, it is best to close them because otherwise it will cause the browser to crash, especially games and programs that require graphics cards such as editors of pictures.
Enable hardware acceleration
This is an option offered by Google Chrome to make the loading processes faster, since it makes use of all the resources that the device can offer, that is, its graphics card, and in this way, the demand on the processor is reduced .
To activate this option, you must enter the browser settings and then select the systems section, finally, you will only have to activate the “Hardware acceleration” option.