The new version of Google Chrome 72 has been released by Google. The latest installers are available for download and installation. If you have already installed Google Chrome, you can update is by going to Settings –> Help –> About Google Chrome. This will automatically check for new updates and will download the latest version automatically.
If you want to download Chrome 72, we will share direct download links to the offline installers of Chrome 72 setup.
The exact release date of Google Chrome 72 is 29th January 2019. It was released exactly after 8 weeks of the release of Chrome 71. Let’s first quickly go through the new features of this release and then we’ll share the download links.
Chrome 72 comes with 58 bug and security fixes. You can read about these security vulnerabilities here. Most of the new features added in this version of Chrome won’t be noticed by a normal user like Public Class Fields, User Activation API, internationl format etc.. Let’s go through some of the top features quickly.
Deprecation of support for TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1. These security protocols will be completely removed from Chrome 81.
Disallowed code injection for Windows users making the browser more stable. These third-party software injections caused Chrome to crash more on Windows.
You can learn more about the new features in Chrome 72 in the following video: