Chrome is S L O W

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  1. FunN4Lo

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    Like the title says, Chrome is slow on my Bionic. I takes a minute plus to load on a strong 4g signal or on wifi. Dolphin is quick on my Bionic so it is not a hardware issue. No other program is slow. Chrome is quick from the same location on my Acer tablet. I have tried resets and battery pulls. What can i do to speed it up?
     
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    You say resets, are you talking about factory resets?
     
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    When's the last time you cleared the cache for Chrome?

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    Agreed. I had to abandon Chrome. Opera is working great for me. I've done FDRs and cache resets (daily) to no avail
     
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    There really are several good options. Next Browser, the newest Dolphin, Lightening and more. So if Chrome is the problem and you cleared its cache maybe it's time to switch rather than fight. You should give the others a chance anyway as they are all free and can be uninstalled.
     
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    I've had issues with Chrome as well; ended up trying all sorts of different browsers. The fastest loading browser I've found was Dolphin Mini.

    Also, I installed Chrome Beta the other day, and it's light night and day compared to the regular Chrome. Almost as fast as Dolphin Mini.
     
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    How do I clear cache?
     
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    Open Chrome, tap menu on your phone, settings, privacy, all the way at the bottom is clear browsing data, tap it, check what you want to clear, tap clear.
    Hope that helps.

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    Cache cleared helped tremendously. Hope it lasts
     
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    The S L O W is back. My screen is set at a 2 minute time out, and it times out sometimes just opening a very simple web page form I need to access for my on the go biz everyday. Clearing cache doesn't seam to have the effect as the first time. I have Dolphin, it is quick on the same page. But I use Chrome on my PC, my android tab, and my iPad. I like the integration across all of my platforms. A book mark on one device is available on the next etc. How can Chrome be so fast on every device except my Bionic, the one I need to use the most for on-the-go access?

    Any help with another solution to speed up Chrome out there in DF land?
     
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    Chrome for mobile is a pile. I use 'browser' and it flies

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    Wouldn't you rather just switch than fight. ;)
     
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