Which Web Browser is the Fastest?

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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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.

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