A faster, more stable Chrome on iOS

wkwebview

The Chromium Blog:

In Chrome 48 we’ve made the switch from UIWebView to WKWebView, leading to dramatic improvements in stability, speed, responsiveness, and web compatibility.

The improvements are indeed remarkable and – from a user’s point of view – very noticeable.

Additionally it’s also more stable:

With WKWebView’s out-of-process rendering, when the web view crashes or runs out of memory, it won’t bring down all of Chrome with it. As a result, Chrome crashes 70% less with WKWebView.

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