Optimizing app performance when there is video in the background
Hi. I have a concern about how to improve the app performance when there is a video playing in the background. For example, my app has a browse page floats over a video player. When user opens the browse page, the video is still playing behind. The browse page will need to send a WebAPI request each time user press UP or DOWN button. -> Faster network response means faster UI update for this browse page's items.
My question is "Should I lower my background video resolution, so that the device can have more network bandwidth and power for the browse page?".
I found some mentions about this on Roku site, such as: