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Ok, si right now it's a 5.0, 6.0beta, 7.0beta(aurora), 8.0beta(nightly)

So that are so many versions ? What are their purpose ? Witch is better ? The nightly 64 bit version ?
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post #2 of 4
Apparently Firefox developers felt that they are falling behind a bit, opposed by Chrome, so they started releasing many versions with minor improvements, just an effort to keep up. The best version right now is Nightly 8 32bit, due to its comparability with add-ons. 64 bit builds aren't there yet.
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So this isn't the 64 bit nightly ? http://nightly.mozilla.org/

Ok, so you say the nightly is the best, but what about aurora ? What's about it ?

And why they did make a 6.0 version ? Why don't aurora and nightly and the official 5.0 version....
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post #4 of 4
The link has both versions.

They release betas and name them whatever they please, the official latest Firefox is 5.0.1. Improvements in betas are small UI changes, better memory management and such. 6 is a bit worse than 7, and 7 is a bit worse than 8. So go with 8 if you want a beta.
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