Google Chrome 55 will come with huge memory usage improvements
Google’s famous web browser Chrome will soon see huge improvements in memory usage starting from version 55. Version 55 will hit the stable channel, currently on version 53, sometime in December.
Zone Memory Reduction
What all of this means for the common user?
Stepping away from all the technical jargon, common users should see considerably less memory usage while running Chrome version 55 on their machines. Less memory consumption will result in better battery life and overall improvement in user experience for both Desktop and Mobile users.
You can expect to run Chrome version 55 on your devices somewhere in the middle of December. If you want to try these changes for yourself right now, you can download Chrome Dev for Android here and Desktop here. However, if you want to remain on the safe side, we will make sure to update you once these updates are available in the stable channel.