Reportedly, this new characteristic is coming to Google Chrome for Windows, Mac, Linux, Android, and ChromeOS.
In another take a look at, as a substitute of a clean tab within the foreground, Google performed a YouTube video in fullscreen mode. Before the beginning of the second take a look at, Google additionally disabled ‘Energy Save’ settings to forestall the show from going idle. Furthermore, Google additionally disabled the ‘Automatically adjust brightness’ choice in Display settings. This take a look at additional elevated battery life by nearly 36 minutes (13 %). In this case, Google needed to check if lowering the background actions proves useful in extending the battery life even when there’s a foreground exercise.
Now, Google builders will implement this characteristic utilizing a few methods to lastly cut back battery consumption.