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[media-queries-5] should "prefers-reduced-data" be binary or not #4833
During the WG call it was requested/proposed that confirmation and research be done to ensure that data-saver shouldnt feature enums (low, medium, high, etc) or a range/spectrum/etc instead of a binary preference. The concern is that the current spec is only solving the current state of data saver preferences, and potentially isn't thinking enough about future queries that developers may need.
This issue is to hold the discussion around the values accepted for the media query
Research shows me we're on track with a binary toggle. The user is flipping a switch to indicate the preference, just like
Windows has ways to limit data, but doesn't have a system wide switch for it. Would love to hear if there's plans for it or not.
Worth noting too that these data saver modes can be toggled much easier than reduced motion, they're accessible from "quick settings" areas of each platform.