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why can't we all be friends
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Too be honest, I don't know a slightest bit of difference with a (SSD), a CPU running at 4.0GHz (6 cores) soo plenty of space for multi-tasking, and 8GB of memory, running at 1600MHz CL6-8-6 = Plenty for superfetch.

Soo if you get what I mean, there is plenty of crunching raw processing power there to not notice a difference between FireFox and Chrome.
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post #213 of 251
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yeah, plenty of people agree that Chrome is better than Firefox

and besides, what's the difference when you browse in school and at home? sounds to me like, Chrome is a better option as for Uni admin because it filters well the search results, and protects their system well against malware.

plus, i do agree about what they all say here, is that when a tab crashes in Chrome, it doesn't affect the other tabs.. unlike in Firefox, when it crash, you're gonna have to close the whole browser and restart.

ok maybe i'm gonna have to see for myself if Firefox nightly really is better.. i'm sort of using both actually just prefers using Chrome, that kind of thing you cannot just take away from users who have been used to it. ... it's like an addiction. lol
Umm, how can Chrome be better when FF8(Aurora) is faster at javascript, 2D, memory management and equal at WebGL than Chrome dev? Throw in extensions and Chrome's just far too slow to be compared to FF. Chrome doesn't actually use a separate process for each tab either. Even the source saw up to 20 tabs being controlled by one process in Chrome. The lack of control over the browser makes Chrome's usefulness limited.
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Is FF 6 that much better than FF 3? If it works a lot better and AdBlock Plus still works with it, I'd be willing to try it. i just don't know if I like the minimalistic look of 6 compared to the "traditional browser" look of 3.
FF6 is much faster than 3.6 and adBlock works (I believe that adblock works with beta and aurora releases also)
It is possible (and fairly easy) to change the look back to classic.

How to Geek has a great article on which steps to take (article is for FF4, but the steps are the same IIRC).
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Originally Posted by Imglidinhere View Post
May I ask who in the living hell needs more than 10 tabs at any one point in time?

This is useless info just to pull users back to FF.

lmao i open like 20 tabs at one point xD im using the mozila aurora at the moment.Its pretty good imo.
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Do any of you use both browsers at the same time?
Yeap. Right now, after week of usage ( lazy to restart, 5 minutes to let the system breath then its useable ) i have almost 100 tabs open in FF and around 20-30 in chrome now. TBH, i use chrome just.... dont even know. Just cause. But find FF much better.

My big plus, is i use vanilla FF, means no add-ons. I simply dont need any
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yeah, plenty of people agree that Chrome is better than Firefox

and besides, what's the difference when you browse in school and at home? sounds to me like, Chrome is a better option as for Uni admin because it filters well the search results, and protects their system well against malware.

plus, i do agree about what they all say here, is that when a tab crashes in Chrome, it doesn't affect the other tabs.. unlike in Firefox, when it crash, you're gonna have to close the whole browser and restart.

ok maybe i'm gonna have to see for myself if Firefox nightly really is better.. i'm sort of using both actually just prefers using Chrome, that kind of thing you cannot just take away from users who have been used to it. ... it's like an addiction. lol
No, plenty of people who open more than the 10 tabs of a casual user. (Which is really a small amount by any means, my mother is the very definition of average user and she has at least 40 tabs open usually)

There's no portable version of FF8 or 9 (i.e. That's faster than Chrome for general use while not using heaps of RAM, not just in benchmarks) and Chrome is easier to manage.
    
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No, plenty of people who open more than the 10 tabs of a casual user. (Which is really a small amount by any means, my mother is the very definition of average user and she has at least 40 tabs open usually)

There's no portable version of FF8 or 9 (i.e. That's faster than Chrome for general use while not using heaps of RAM, not just in benchmarks) and Chrome is easier to manage.
if that's the case then maybe yes.. but for a regular user who uses less than 15 tabs, like me, i prefer Chrome.. but i would be willing to try the latest Firefox version,.
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who would open such number of tabs anyway? in real life
As I said, I do it every, single, day.

In fact, I just opened up 45 now, one of which was this tab.
     
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