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With the recent Safari 5 announcement, Apple has also introduced hardware acceleration support for Windows machines.

To find out how it stacks up against Internet Explorer 9 hardware acceleration, Microsoft ran some tests (see video below (requires Silverlight)).
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I hope chrome follows suit and gets hardware acceleration going soon.
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Microsoft ran the tests?
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Microsoft ran the tests?
you don't believe that safari would suck on windows?
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Microsoft ran the tests?
I smell fanboy.. KILL!!!!!

lol I'm just kiddin wif ya. I do believe microsoft ran the tests, and I'm sure they made it slightly unfair. However I also believe that in an unbias test ie9 would WRECK safari. Complete domination on all fronts.
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Le Sigh why did they do it in sliverlight, not got it installed
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Le Sigh why did they do it in sliverlight, not got it installed
Give it a quick install...doesn't take long.
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Le Sigh why did they do it in sliverlight, not got it installed
It takes like 10 seconds to install...
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Microsoft ran the tests?
I don't know if they did or not but you can run the test yourselves, the IE9 techdemo has been out for a while.
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post #10 of 26
IE9 runs a solid 60 fps for me on all the tests, Safari 5, not so much.
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