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When is the last time you had to render 1000 fish using HTML5 & JavaScript (WebGL I believe?) in your everyday browsing?
that test obv roflroflroflrofl
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Benchmarks mean zilch to me. I tried a variety of browsers, FF has the features and UI that I prefer. Can't tell enough of a web page loading speed to even tell a difference between the newest of each, so I'll continue to use FF. Honestly, unless FF was extremely slower in page loading, I wouldn't care and would still use it. Every one has a preference, and will use what they like best. Those that pick one solely on speed are possibly missing out on a much better web experience due to features or a UI more suited toward them.

I get 60fps on the 1000 fish test with Waterfox 4.01 x64 and x64 java/flash. 213ms on the Sunspider test. Haven't run the rest yet. Not that I even care what the numbers are, just giving them for reference for others.
Edited by Strat79 - 5/10/11 at 8:50pm
post #43 of 111
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Really? Because I love Opera and when I use another browser I miss mouse gestures, speed dial, opera turbo, the slew of built-in applications (like a bittorent client) and the scrolling. Opera really nails scrolling.

These things matter to me, so yes - at the end of the day they matter most because that's when I'm tired and love to see that nice red O on my screen .
I was referring to the benchmarks.
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Firefox til I DIE!

Plug-ins are 100x better and the community is a lot better.
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Still on FF 4.0.1, I'm just used to the layout. I couldn't get used to Chrome. I don't think I've used IE since I found Netscape an era ago.
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Chromesstilldabest/thread

I'm loving Chrome's theme artist feature.
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Chrome 13.x is where it's at

Not surprised to see IE at the bottom although I was surprised that IE9 beats IE10.
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post #49 of 111
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What difference do these tests make in the real world? I use IE and never have to bloat my system with third party browsers.

#winning
Nice one. Lol.
7/10 almost fooled me
post #50 of 111
Chrome crashes on me, IE loads like a slug. Firefox is the only browser I can run on my netbook So what Chrome loads and renders a little faster, I'm sticking with what works. This search to find the fastest browser doesn't span across all systems and specs, Mozilla just happens to work better for me lol. It just amazes me how fast modern browsers are, even the slowest.
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