AMP Browser Extension

AMP Browser Extension

The AMP Browser Extension accelerates web browsing by loading AMP or MIP versions of web pages and adding Save-Data request header.

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What is AMP Browser Extension?

AMP Browser Extension is a Firefox add-on that accelerates web browsing by loading Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) or Mobile Instant Pages (MIP) whenever possible. It also adds the Save-Data request header and highlights AMP links in Google Search. The extension can be easily customized in Options.

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Stats
Users: 148
Rating: 3.11 (9)
Version: 1.0 (Last updated: 2018-06-08)
Creation date: 2017-10-25
Weekly download count: 6
Firefox on Android: Yes
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • webRequest
  • webRequestBlocking
  • *://*/*
Size: 29.65K
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Summary

The AMP Browser Extension helps when your connection is slow or unstable. It accelerates web browsing by:

  • loading Accelerated Mobile Pages (AMP) or Mobile Instant Pages (MIP) whenever possible,
  • switching between lightweight AMP and full-blown web pages on demand,
  • highlighting the AMP links in Google Search
  • using Google AMP Cache for faster loading,
  • sending Save-Data header,
  • excluding provided hostnames from processing.

All features can be easily toggled in Options.

The extension is provided as-is, without any warranty, and it is not affiliated with Google. The source code is available at https://github.com/niutech/amp-browser-extension

User reviews
by mammad, 2023-06-01
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Safety
Risk impact

AMP Browser Extension is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install AMP Browser Extension if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

AMP Browser Extension has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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