Chromebooks could get a lot better at gaming thanks to an upcoming ‘game mode’
We exclusively reported that Google is working on bringing official Steam support to Chromebooks back in 2020. Parallel to developing a new Linux container better suited for games, the company is now additionally experimenting with a new “Game Mode” that could bring some further performance to the upcoming Linux container.
Chrome Unboxed found a new entry in Google’s development resource Chromium Gerrit that hints at as much, aptly named “Toggle game mode for Borealis when full screen” — Borealis being the codename for the new Linux container.
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