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post #21 of 90
I've done some tests myself.

Browsers:
-Mozilla Firefox 4.0
-Google Chrome 12.0.712.0 beta
-Internet Explorer 9.0.8112.16421

Results:
Sunspider 0.9.1
1. IE ~206ms
2. FF ~233ms
3. GC ~243ms
Kraken 1.0
1. FF ~5695ms
2. GC ~6449ms
3. IE ~12651ms
V8 6
1. GC - 8944
2. FF - 4436
3. IE - 2896
Peacekeeper
1. GC - 10183
2. FF - 4912
3. IE - DNQ (stuck at the system check)
Peacekeeper - Complex graphics (as it's not in normal score)
1. FF - 9977
2. GC - 6241
3. IE - DNQ (stuck at the system check)

1st place 3 points, 2nd place 2 points, 3rd place 1 point.
1. FF - 12 points
2. GC - 11 points
3. IE - 5 points (didn't get points Peacekeeper)

Please don't take this too seriously, this is just my mini-test, not meant to be an accurate review. Feel free to reply.
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post #22 of 90
Oh nice, 2x faster than firefox in Peacekeeper :/
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post #23 of 90
Seems like FF is all good when you have a decent rig. But for portable laptops with the same power behind this sig rig, FF and IE is almost garbage compared to chrome.
post #24 of 90
Firefox FTW. I started using Chrome the day the beta came out and have tried it many times, but I keep end up switching back to Firefox.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Sushimaster View Post
Firefox was good for me till i tried Chrome, it boot wayyyyyyy faster and almost never froze or crash on me like firefox, yet i tried firefox v 4.0. The new version still didnt fix the frozen and crash so i tried Chrome and loved it!

God i hate when firefox crash then i try to start it up again, have to click the firefox icon like 4-5 times and wait over 1 mins.
The last crash I had for FF was since, FF 4 beta 7 I believe. Ive used FF3 for some time during FF 4 beta, but I dont remember the last time it crashed.

Chrome doesnt crash for me completely like FF, but ive had the shockwave thing crash numerous times before. Guess i will try the Chrome 10 and see how it goes this time.
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post #26 of 90
Oh no.. what are all the Chrome trolls going to do all day now that they can't go into every thread about FF and talk about how much faster it is (by milliseconds)?
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post #27 of 90
Those boot times are definitely off. It does NOT take 30 seconds for Chrome to start up, not even after a OS reboot. I don't even remember the oldest versions of Firefox taking more than 10 seconds to start...

Still, Mozilla has failed to convince me to come back to Firefox since Chrome first released.
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Opera > then All
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post #29 of 90
Quote:
Originally Posted by .:hybrid:. View Post
What I find interesting is on my pc, I can't tell the difference between FF and Chrome, I just use FF because of its extensions im used to.

But on my school POS pc's, IE 8 performs better then Chrome >.<
Chrome keeps telling me a page is unresponsive and it trys updating itself everytime it starts up. These pcs already take 45 mins to boot up, chrome takes another 10 mins to start up while IE 8 takes around 3 mins.

Chrome gets rep tho for being able to install on my schools locked down system, FF won't install (which is normal, idk how chrome does it)
My school's computers are Garbage too but are being kept alive by a VERY fast network. All of these computers run IE8 and run it like a champ.
    
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post #30 of 90
I think they left out a decimal place in the boot times or something. Put one between the numbers, and they make much more sense, 2.8 instead of 28, etc. That or they are using an ancient machine.
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