Google’s PageSpeed Insights tool has been upgraded with the ability to measure how fast a page performs in the real world.

Previously, PageSpeed Insights would grade a page based on how many boxes it ticked on a list of best practices. It did not necessarily measure how fast a page loads.

PageSpeed Insights will now pull data from the Chrome User Experience Report, allowing it to deliver more accurate results. Scores will be adjusted based on the new data, and the tool will be able to provide better recommendations.


The new PageSpeed Insights report will be broken down by the following categories:

Here is a look at what the new PageSpeed Insights looks like in action: