Chrome for Android Google will add compression function




Chrome for Android Google will add compression function

Google Chrome for Android Chuan will join and Opera Turbo similar data compression to save the mobile Internet traffic.

When the Internet in the areas of mobile network slower, or when you want to save the action network traffic, many users will always think of Opera Mobile or Opera Mini browser, Opera Turbo feature because of their built-page data sent compression and arithmetic to the server, then transmitted to the user’s mobile device, not only can save traffic, and also allow the mobile device does not need too much computing performance. Now Google is about to add similar functionality to Chrome for Android.

French developer François Beaufort source Chromium (Chrome browser open source version), found in Google’s data compression functionality to Chrome for Android proof. Chromium source code fragment appears in the following comment:

Reduce data consumption by loading optimized web pages via Google proxy servers.

By loading The Google Proxy server optimized pages, reducing data consumption.

Opera Amazon Silk browser compression function description is very similar, and are transmitted via the website to the compression of the server browser respective companies, and then compressed complete data is sent to the user’s mobile device, by reduce the amount of data to browse the Web on a mobile device.

This feature is being developed, so has not yet officially released the trial to end users, but if you are familiar with the Android SDK, François Beaufort to say, you can enable this feature by running the following command:

adb shell ‘echo “chrome –enable-spdy-proxy-auth” > /data/local/tmp/content-shell-command-line


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