Some weeks back, I noticed my laptop freezes every time I use chrome. So I searched on Google and found out this support ticket.
Following this issue, I
GPU rasterizationflag feature.
user hardware accelerationfeature.
Everything was okay for a week, now the problem has started again. I checked whether the chrome's flag feature got enabled again. It was disabled.
Another thing I noticed, any desktop application that has a
use hardware acceleration whenever available feature freezes my OS.
This is not only happening in Zorin16, I faced the same issue on Ubuntu 20.04 LTS and Linux Mint Ulyssa.
Here are my device specs:
- HP 15 da0025tu
- 8 GB RAM (2400MHz)
- SATA m.2 256 GB SSD
- Intel UHD GPU 620
- Intel i3-8130U (4) @ 3.400GHz
Please note, I downloaded the Google chrome .deb file from their official site.