In addition, the update adds support for animated PNGs, which are similar to GIFs. The format is widely used by Apple for its Messages app on iOS 10 and has long been supported by Firefox for Android.
Despite being feature-rich, Chrome for Android has long lagged behind other third-party browsers in terms of performance. While Google has been making steady progress over the last one year to make Chrome faster, the browser still does feel a bit bloated compared to many of its counterparts.
[Via Chrome Blog]