While Google brings Chrome 25 as well as Chrome 26, the company on Wednesday announced the release of Chrome 25 for Android – Chrome 25.0.1364.123 – featuring new playback feature as well as performance tweaks. The Chrome 25 for Android can be downloaded directly from the Google Play Store. The update brings a huge number of changes, including:
- Improved scrolling performance
- Increased responsiveness to pinch-zooming on pages
- Faster interactive pages
- Audio now continues to play while Chrome is in the background
- Expanded support for HTML5 features
- Support for pausing audio in Chrome when phone is in use although the feature requires an additional permission.