Images are to small for hdpi+ screens although bigger images are present.
- Since InstantView's main goal is to offer a lightweight, quick-as-possible and consistent way of looking at the web via Telegram ecosystem, I think high resolution images should be avoided. Sure, Telegram desktop users with hdpi+ screens would appreciate it, but Telegram's main target, mobile users, would prefer less data consumption, with a focus on lightweight. In this image alone, the difference in size is about a 45%. Therefore, using the "low" resolution image will allow us to show the page with 45% less data consumption and 45% less image loading time. Also, it's not like the selected image looks that much better in the "high" 650x366 resolution version (200 pixels wider and 113 pixels taller. Or, in relative terms, just a 30% wider and a 30% taller). Of course, this numbers will only go up as the articles get populated with more and more images, and with high resolution images. Potentially, the difference between a low-res version of the page and the high-res could be quickly dipping in the megabyte re
- Accepted by admin
- Type of issue
- IV page is missing essential content
- May 31, 2017