Starting with version 80, Chrome is now introducing a new “Heavy Ad Intervention” option designed to block ads known to use too many system resources, which should help to improve the browsing experience and save battery life on mobile devices. In this guide, you’ll learn the steps to block ads that may be using a significant amount of system resources on Windows 10.

How to block heavy resources ads in Chrome

To enable “Heavy Ad Intervention” in Google Chrome, use these steps: Once you complete the steps, Google Chrome will try to block those ads that may hog system resources. Chrome Heavy Ad Intervention option enabled If you’re not seeing the option option, you’re like not running version 80 or higher. You can always update the browser from the helps page (chrome://settings/help). We’re focusing this guide on Windows 10, but these instructions should also work on macOS, Linux, ChromeOS, and Android. All content on this site is provided with no warranties, express or implied. Use any information at your own risk. Always backup of your device and files before making any changes. Privacy policy info.