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Google Chrome vs Internet Explorer 9 x64

Poll Results: Chrome vs IE9 x64 (the points will be tally'ed. public vote)

This is a multiple choice poll
  • 46% of voters (49)
    +1 for Chrome
  • 22% of voters (24)
    + 1 for IE 9 x64
  • 9% of voters (10)
    -1 for Chrome
  • 21% of voters (23)
    -1 for IE 9 x64
106 Total Votes  
post #1 of 61
Thread Starter 
Hi

(light hearted post ahoy!)

okay so I really haven't liked IE for a looong time about 10 years or so.. for one. simple. reason.

The autofill never worked correctly for me, i don't know how it's supposed to work, but when i went into a site i always had to use the drop down box to get my details.

so i switched to Firefox back around 2001 and stayed with that until Chrome came out.

but I just tried IE 9 x64.. wow. that's pretty fast!

Chrome (I find) is getting sluggish.. but IE 9 x64 BAM! there's the page! like early Chrome. even Chromium is getting sluggish in Ubuntu*.



sooo should i switch? all my stuff is in Chrome, sync etc. but i really liked that speed! (in IE)


Dava
*(but that maybe because of CPU scaling problems I am experiencing at the moment in Ubuntu)
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post #2 of 61
I would still say that chrome has a lot of advantages and is still faster in a lot of areas. It is horrible for flash now.
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post #3 of 61
Thread Starter 
sooo

+1 for Chrome

anyone else?
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post #4 of 61
I love Chrome, but it has been giving me problems with Flash playback for a few months now.
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post #5 of 61
Thread Starter 
rdfloyd, soo would you say -1 for Chrome?
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post #6 of 61
Yeah, the new IE is an improvment... I actually use it as well as FF, but havernt tried waterfox. as to Chrome its probably just me that it just never appealed to me.

stick with browsers you like, select the browser you want to run based on what your doing and how you feel it performs the task
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post #7 of 61
This is a hard choice.. I, like you, never liked IE.. Loved chrome, until flash playbacks started to fuzz up, like others..
Now, dl'ed, installed, tried IE on a few sites. It's really fast. Kind of like it now..
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post #8 of 61
IE9x64 has no plugin support.
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post #9 of 61
Thread Starter 
I added a poll.
it adds negative votes too in case one ended up with minuses.
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post #10 of 61
Quote:
Originally Posted by dava4444 View Post
rdfloyd, soo would you say -1 for Chrome?
+ because it is fast. - because of the Flash problems.
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