The company is set to support PC gamers with a brand new 8220;gaming browser8221; designed to meet their needs.
We are thrilled to announce that the Early Access program for Opera GX, the new and special version of our PC browser built to complement your gaming, is launching June 11 at 8:00 AM PT during @E3 in Los Angeles, CA ! https://t.co/8isv2E19Ui#E3 #OperaGX pic.twitter.com/OdU5kQ1kzM
Opera GX is a customisable browser that8217;s built for gamers with special features, shortcuts and optimisations settings to help gamers get the most out of their browser without impacting performance.
While Google Chrome might be the most popular browser on the market, it8217;s renowned for being a memory hog. So much so that there are endless memes about it. This forces many gamers to have to shut Chrome down while gaming 8211; a pain when trying to keep an eye on Twitch or other streaming feeds.
Opera GX should dispell such problems as it allows you to define how much of your machine8217;s CPU or RAM power the browser can use. Thus reducing the impact it can have on your gaming performance.
8220;Running a game might require a lot of effort from your machine. Even more so if you are streaming while you play. Before Opera GX, gamers often shut down their browsers in order to not slow down their gaming experience. We came up with the GX Control feature to make people’s games run more smoothly without requiring them to compromise on what they do on the Web,8221; said Maciej Kocemba, product director of Opera GX.
The new browser offers much more than that too. A 8220;gaming-inspired design8221; is another highlight, alongside built-in Twitch, Telegram and WhatsApp integration (that opens via an easy-access sidebar), shortcuts for Discord, YouTube and Reddit, an exclusive set of wallpapers designed to match the themes and even Razer Chroma integration.