WOFF 2.0 significantly improves font compression. We are seeing average gains of 24% with peaks above 50% in particular for the larger fonts such as those typically used by CJK languages (analysis ran on the whole Google Fonts corpus). M33: switching to Brotli Compression Algorithm (instead of LZMA). M36: enabled by default.
Specification currently under development in a Working Group
Status in Chromium
Enabled by default
Consensus & Standardization
Last updated on 2020-11-09