Google has released its latest Chrome version 90 with interesting features that will not only enhance the user experience but also the security. Users can go to the settings of the web browser to check for updates.
What are the enhancements offered by the Chrome version 90?
In every update, Chrome offers improvements in the interface to make it handier and more intuitive. To tackle the ever-evolving security concerns, new firewall features are added with stricter URL protocols. There are also visual changes to make the user experience appealing. The key features of the Chrome version 90 update are as follows.
In the Chrome update, Google has implemented the Chrome 90 AV1 Encoder and Tab Encoder for smooth video conferencing. With optimised compression, the users will experience better visual quality. The browser will also consume much less bandwidth so that the user can work even at low speeds. The Chrome 90 AV1 Encoder will also make the screen sharing seamless and lag-free.
Optimised Tab Search
The Chrome version 90 will make the tab navigation more swift as the users as the Tab Search feature will display the list of all open tabs corresponding to the searched keyword. Now you can easily select the webpage that relates to your search. Users will also be able to peek at all the open tabs in all the windows while searching for a particular page.
Enhanced Security and Privacy
Chrome is renowned as one of the most secure browsers. It provides users with the flexibility to block cookies and Google Trackers. The Chrome version 90 will further add security to web browsing. Besides using the HTTPS extension, Chrome will offer cover zero-day vulnerabilities.
Improvements for Developers
The Chrome version 90 also provides improvements for developers like new values to CSS Overflow for better visuals. The Feature Policy API has been renamed as Permissions Policy. The update has also brought convenience for coders as they can now cast Shadow DOM within the HTML. Google has also introduced new rules for URL protocol setter for network security. Other features that come with the Chrome version 90 include WebXR Depth API, WebXR AR Lighting Estimation, and WebAssembly Exception Handling.
How can you download the new Chrome version 90 update?
Chrome comes with an auto-update feature. As a result, you don’t need to manually carry out installation every time a new update arrives. However, if you face issues with the auto-update feature, you can choose the manual download process. To check for Chrome update, follow these steps.
- Tap the three vertical dots located at the top-right.
- Click the Settings option.
- On the left side, click About Chrome.
Chrome will automatically check for updates and install them.
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