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Which Web Browser is the Fastest?

Which Web Browser is the Fastest?

by Jason GreenMay 3, 2010

The latest versions of the five major most web browsers (Firefox 3.5Google Chrome 3M$ IE 8Opera 10, and Safari 4) were evaluated under six performance indicators: JavaScript rendering speed, CPU usage, DOM selectionCSS rendering speed, page load time, and browser cache performance. Each browser was tested three times under an unprimed cache (except for the browser cache performance), and their average value reported in the results. Check it out after the jump

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In the details:

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Benchmarking Tools

About the Bench Tester

Jacob Gube

Jacob Gube is the Founder and Chief Editor of Six Revisions. He’s also a web developer/designer who specializes in distance-learning education, front-end development, and web accessibility. If you’d like to connect with him, head on over to his contact page and follow him on Twitter:@sixrevisions.

Reposted with Permission from Jacob Gube

About The Author
Jason Green
The writer and owner of Green Complex, Jason is an A+ Certified for Computer Hardware egghead and Eagle Scout since 1999 but has been building computers and programming for much longer. An enthusiast to say the least, his hobbies also include photography, video games, and reading. See his proficiencies on Smarterer.

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