The bfcache is various from the typical documents cache– which can speed up the loading of brand-new web pages and also job throughout various searching sessions.
There is a possibility that bfcache will certainly enhance Chrome’s memory use trouble which has actually been troubling individuals for years.
Called the bfcache (backward/forward cache), it will certainly keep the whole state of the existing page (like manuscripts, made photos, scroll placement) when you browse to a brand-new one.
Google is working with a brand-new cache for Chrome which would certainly pack website quicker than in the past. This will certainly be suitable just to the web pages you’ve currently gone to, so taking another look at those web pages by striking the back switch will certainly take minimal time.
Bfcache will certainly accelerate just the just recently gone to web pages, which according to Google, offsets 10% of web pages on the desktop computer as well as 19% web pages on mobile.
The idea of backward-forward cache isn’t precisely brand-new as Safari and also Firefox have actually been utilizing a comparable caching technique for several years with Page Cache as well as BFCache specifically.
On pushing the back switch, Chrome will certainly take you back to where you left as opposed to refilling the web page from the ground up as well as the web page will certainly seem it was stopped when you clicked a web link to brand-new web page.
One more significant factor is that the brand-new cache can bring some enhancement in battery life due to the fact that returning to a put on hold web page takes in much less power than restoring the web page.