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post #1 of 31
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I'm trying to find a good enough browser.

I like Chrome but it just seems way too heavy, tabs reload too often and the start up time is just way too annoying.

I'm on a Galaxy Nexus, but I'm pretty sure it's enough to handle any normal browser.
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post #2 of 31
I switch between Dolphin, Maxthon and Chrome on my S4. Chrome starts in a split second for me every time.
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Am i bad for using the stock browser?? biggrin.gif
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post #4 of 31
I use stock and chrome, I vastly prefer chrome but it's a bit heavy on the battery.
post #5 of 31
I use the stock browser on my Gnex as well. I was a heavy Chrome user but yikes, it brought my Nexus to its knees.
post #6 of 31
Maybe it's something with the Nexus. Chrome was garbage on my last phone, the Evo 3D.
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post #7 of 31
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Originally Posted by BGKris View Post

I use the stock browser on my Gnex as well. I was a heavy Chrome user but yikes, it brought my Nexus to its knees.

Ah so it's not just me... I'm currently leaning towards either Dolphin or the stock browser. But wouldn't the stock browser be missing features, Webkit-wise? Maybe stuff that wouldn't be able to render/play on certain pages due to not having the latest Webkit version?
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post #8 of 31
Maxthon is the best in my opinion.
post #9 of 31
Aosp browser
post #10 of 31
Dolphin Browser is my favorite.
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