Speed Tweaks

Speed Tweaks

Speed up your browser with few tweaks via toolbar popup!

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What is Speed Tweaks?

Speed Tweaks is a Chrome extension designed to improve browser performance via handy tweaks. It includes features such as blocking ads, DNS pre-fetching, blocking image loads, faster rendering on scroll, loading mobile versions of sites, discarding inactive tabs from memory, and clearing browser's cache. Depending on the browser version and platform, the extension may behave differently. For any issues, users can report bugs through a form on the extension's homepage.

By: Yubi
Rating: 4.24 (21)
Version: 0.1.5 (Last updated: 2022-06-30)
Creation date: 2018-09-29
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Very low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 3
  • storage
  • privacy
  • browsingData
  • notifications
  • declarativeNetRequest
Host permissions:
  • *://*/*
Size: 49.39K
Email: Click to see
URLs: Website
Stats date:

Other platforms

Speed Tweaks
Speed Tweaks (v0.1.3)
3.56 (32) 1,044
Speed Tweaks
Speed Tweaks (v0.1.5)
4.70 (3) 2,333

Speed Tweaks is an addon that helps you speed up your browser by using a few different tweaks. Simply open the toolbar popup and mark the desired item(s). Please note that none of the tweaks are selected by default.

Currently, there are 7 tweaks available for this addon:

  1. Blocking most common ads.
  2. DNS pre-fetching.
  3. Blocking images from loading.
  4. Speed-up rendering on page-scroll.
  5. Loading mobile version of sites.
  6. Discarding all inactive tabs from memory.
  7. Clearing the browser's cache.

Note 1: depending on your browser version and platform, this addon might behave differently.

Note 2: to report bugs, please fill out the bug report form on the addon's homepage (https://mybrowseraddon.com/speed-tweaks.html).

User reviews
User reviews summary
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  • Significantly speeds up browsing
  • Improves browsing experience even on low internet speeds
  • Has many great options and tweaks
  • Breaks Facebook image icons in chat window
  • Has not been updated for a while
  • Doesn't load mobile version of websites
  • Doesn't block ads
Most mentioned
  • Speed improvement
  • Variety of tweaks
  • Chromebook performance improvement
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Risk impact

Speed Tweaks is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this extension. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Speed Tweaks if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Speed Tweaks has earned a good reputation and can be trusted.

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