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post #61 of 251
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Originally Posted by Blostorm View Post
I prefer FF to Chrome because I always have multiple tabs open. With a really tweaked profile, my FF > Chrome even for single tabs and everything so I started using it daily.

Actually, I use Waterfox. x64 recompiled. For example, I run 2GB of RAM at work and have tons of tabs open (IT department).

I used to be a Chrome fan boy Things have changed, managing tons of tabs was hard with Chrome.
Some call it elitism I just call it: using the best browser.
post #62 of 251
Nice. I just switch to whatever the better browser is.
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post #63 of 251
Call me crazy, but I don't really care about benchmarks. I like the FEEL of chrome better, I don't know why, I just do. It's never given me crashes or anything like that, so I don't really care.

Thus, I will use it.
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post #64 of 251
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It also bloats to about 700mb:

the .exe itself and plugin container.

Mozilla need to fix this, it never happened in 3.6.18 or 4.0/4.0.1
How many tabs do you have open, only the ones indicated in picture?

Mine uses around 900MB with exe and plugin container with 30 tabs. With my new RAM, it doesnt really mean anything even if its 4GB haha.
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post #65 of 251
I don't tend to open more than 10 tabs.
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post #66 of 251
So if you get pop-up bombed, you'll want firefox on your side!
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Good to know for when I'll need to have 150+ tabs open...
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post #68 of 251
Good grief. Everyone seems to be talking about having 20+ tabs open. I can barely stand having more than 3 open at any point in time. 4 is pushing the limit for me.

I'm an extreme minimalist when it comes to browsers and space though.

Hi, I'm That Guy and I use Chrome as my default browser.
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i've never had more than 20 tabs open... this is unnecessary for average internet users
    
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post #70 of 251
Quality over quantity. Sticking with chrome.
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