How to watch Netflix and YouTube videos super fast on Chrome

Watch Netflix, YouTube, and even Facebook videos in seconds with the Mini Fast Forward extension for Chrome.

MINI Fast Forward Chrome extension

If you ever wanted a very simply way to watch long videos quickly without using much of your time, then you need to try the Mini Fast Forward extension for Chrome.

The automaker Mini has created a Chrome extension called Fast Forward, which allows you to simply press and hold the S key while playing the video to start speeding up the watching experience up to eight times of the regular playback speed — transforming your experience into a MINI COOPER S accelerator.

The Chrome extension is available for free through the Chrome Web Store works with Facebook, Netflix, and YouTube videos.

While it might be an extension that you may not be using every day, it’s pretty useful, and it’ll come in handy on those particular long videos where you need to get to the point fast.

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