To run chrome-headless just add --headless via chrome_options.add_argument, i.e.:

from selenium import webdriver
from import Options
chrome_options = Options()
driver = webdriver.Chrome(chrome_options=chrome_options)

start_url = ""

# b'<!DOCTYPE html><html xmlns="http://www....

So my thought is that running it with headless chrome would make my script faster.

Try using chrome options like --disable-extensions or --disable-gpu and benchmark it, but I wouldn't count with much improvement.


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