No doubt Google Chrome is a great web browser, but sometimes you experience laggy, unresponsive and slow loading web pages on Google Chrome browser. There may be a number of reasons for slow performance of Google Chrome.
The main two reasons for Slow Google Chrome performance are
- High memory usage
- Hardware acceleration
Here we will show how to tweak Chrome and fix slow Google Chrome browser problem.
Speed Up: Slow Google Chrome
Tweaking Google Chrome memory usage and hardware acceleration will improve Chrome browser performance.
One of the great features of chrome is the Task manager, by checking Google Chrome Task manager we can see how much RAM is consumed by each tab and process.
To open Chrome Task Manager hold the Shift key and press Esc key this open’s Task Manager, check for tabs using high memory and click end process, this will free up memory.
Close all Google Chrome windows and tabs and just have one tab open.
Type “chrome: settings” into the address bar
search for Use hardware acceleration when available in the search bar, change the setting and relaunch browser.
Also, see how to disable hardware acceleration here.
Tips to Speed up Slow Google Chrome
- Update Chrome to the latest version.
- Close any unused tabs to free memory.
- Remove unwanted extensions.
You can make Google Chrome run faster using the above tips.