Many companies switched to remote working system due to corona virus. In addition, due to the holiday of schools in countries where the epidemic increased, the students’ time spent at home caused some problems. With the increase in internet usage, Facebook and Instagram video quality will be reduced.
Facebook and Instagram video quality will be reduced
Internet providers of some countries announced that the bandwidth used increased due to the users staying at home. The transition of many companies to the remote working system caused an increase in the internet load.
In recent days, YouTube, Amazon and Netflix announced that they will reduce the quality of the video by working on this. Today, Facebook and Instagram are also said to reduce video quality for European users.
Since 2019, Facebook has been serving 288 million people daily in Europe. As it allows Facebook and Instagram users to make video calls, it causes more bandwidth to be spent.
“We will reduce the video quality of European users on Facebook and Instagram for a while to avoid potential internet problems,” said company officials. While we undertake to solve the bandwidth problem with our partners during the period of intense internet usage, we also want to ensure that my users can use our applications smoothly during the corona virus outbreak. ” used expressions.