The Web lets you play with the world of information. It makes you stay connected to friends, do your online window shopping or be entertained by simply tapping on a link on your phone. But hurdles like slow 2G internet connections very often prevent users from getting the maximum out of the web.
Hence, in order to make people work seamlessly even in low Internet speed, Google has promised a bunch of new apps and features at the Google for India event.These features include new Wi-Fi platform called Google Station, video app 'YouTube Go' for offline browsing and sharing and much more. These new features are believed to be God gifted to Indian users who are still on a 2G network.
Here we are going to discuss several features of Chrome's new Android version that are best suited for browsing on 2G networks. Here are the important features with which you can do more.
#1 Browse more with Data Saver
This new feature of chrome enables you to automatically optimize web pages when 2G networks are detected. Then, these simplified pages can be downloaded up to 2 times faster than usual. This will save more than 90 percent of data usage.
This data saver feature will also support videos. With this Google Chrome, you can compress video files (.mp4) and save data up to 67 percent.
#2 Download Webpage
As Chrome enables you to download compressed webpages, pictures, videos, and music faster, the downloaded files will be stored in a new tab. Later, the user can also resume any download if the connectivity is interrupted.
#3 Offline Viewing
Google has added a separate place for storing all the downloads right inside Chrome. Whether it's the article you saved for later or that movie trailer. It enables you to access all the content while you are offline.
#4 Content Discovery
This chrome feature can recommend pages to users. It can also download pages automatically for offline viewing.
#5 Search Pattern based Customized Results
As stated, the Mountain view based company is going to bring pattern-based search results in the coming days. HereChrome will learn what type of content you are interested in and suggest fresh content from your favorite sports team or your most visited sites.