High consumption of Brave when I do not use the laptop


I have noticed that when I don’t use the laptop for about 5-10 minutes, the laptop fan starts to spin faster, in this way I find out that some program or process is making a lot of use of resources. I immediately open the task manager and I always see the Brave consuming values similar to these …

1 Like

Thank you for reaching out.

Can you try disabling Hardware Acceleration in settings to see if this resolves the issue?

You’ll find this in Settings --> Additional Settings --> System --> Hardware Acceleration

1 Like

Thank you.I already deactivated it

Can you tell me what function does that option have, what is it for?


Do you have any extensions installed in the browser at this time?

yes, I have 4 extensions

Can you try uninstalling them and see if you get the same performance issues?

1 Like

After I disable hardware acceleration the ‘problem’ no longer occurs


This topic was automatically closed 30 days after the last reply. New replies are no longer allowed.