Google Chrome has come up with updates in Chrome 57 like improvements in background tabs management. The improvements added in it has increased PC’s battery life. Battery issue was one most reported issue from the users, this update has overcome this issue.
Google has been working constantly on the issues like low performance in the browser and negative effect on battery life. So they have come up with background tabs management in Google Chrome. The latest policy from google chrome is mainly focusing on management of background tabs.
According to this latest policy, developers are instructed to come up with the minimal tabs of background activities. This approach will reduce the consumption of power. Google team also mentioned about the latest improvements on background tabs in google chrome:
“Web developers should be aware that users often have a lot of tabs open in the background and it can have a serious effect on power usage and battery life. Work in the background should be kept to a minimum unless it’s absolutely necessary to provide a particular user experience. The Page visibility API should be used to detect when a page is in the background and suspend all unnecessary work like visual updates.”
Google team also mentioned that this improvement from google chrome can decrease the CPU usage up to 75%. Chryptowatch has mentioned in their tweet that using this improvement, they have experienced positive results.