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Discussion in 'iPad Apps' started by Morrius, Aug 5, 2012.

  1. macrumors member

    #1
    What web browser do you prefer to use when surfing on your iPad? I'm especially interested in browsers with ad-blocking capabilities.
     
  2. macrumors 6502a

    #2
    Atomic browser
     
  3. macrumors 601

    #3
    Chrome.

    No idea if Chrome does that. Would help to use a descriptive subject that includes that info instead of the generic subject that you currently have.
     
  4. macrumors demi-god

    MacDawg

    #4
    I still use iCab predominately, or Safari
     
  5. macrumors 65816

    #5
    Safari
     
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    SpyderBite

    #6
    Safari.
     
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    Dweez

    #7
    I use chrome across the board - iPad, MBP and windows.
     
  8. macrumors demi-god

    SandboxGeneral

    #8
    I switch between Safari and Chrome.
     
  9. macrumors member

    ithinkimalion

    #9
    I use Chrome with some jailbreak tweaks...Nitrous for speed and something else to add pull to refresh.
     
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    rhett7660

    #10
    This, I still find myself using Safari the majority of the time,m but Chrome is creeping it's way in!
     
  11. macrumors 6502a

    #11
    Safari
     
  12. macrumors 6502

    #12
    iCab now. Long time Atomic user but the app isn't properly supported.
     
  13. macrumors member

    #13
    Safari :)
     
  14. macrumors demi-god

    ChristianJapan

    #14
    I'm fine with Safari. No need for different browser.
     
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    BJMRamage

    #15
    safari here.

    it works fine enough
     
  16. macrumors 6502

    #16
    Safari, I don't see the point in getting any other browser.
     
  17. macrumors 6502a

    #17
    Using the nitrous jailbreak tweak, I have gotten chrome to outperform safari by a small amount on the sunspider 9.1 test.

    Chrome was roughly 1,700ms and safari was 1,900

    Without nitrous, safari is by far the preferred browser, as chrome is around 12,000ms.

    As far as features, icab blows away the competiton.
     
  18. macrumors 6502a

    #18
    Safari. Mainly because I can't change the default browser, so links will open in Safari anyway.
     
  19. macrumors newbie

    #19
    iCab + Safari
     
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    Kroner

    #20
    My main browser on my mac is chrome, although with ML I have started using Safari more. I did want to use Chrome on my iPad, but it crashes all the time, although lately it seems to be stable.


    Depnding on how iOS6 and iPhone 5 will be I might make safari my standard browser, if it doesn't, Chrome will probaly become my main browser down the road. As I can use it to sync with my PC and Galaxy Note.
     
  21. macrumors 6502a

    #21
    Safari. Everything else is just not up to snuff in terms of performance and overall smoothness. I have used Chome, iCab, Atomic, Perfect, 360, etc.
     
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    Badrottie

    #22
    Safari for me. I still have Atomic and Chrome on my iPhone :apple:
     
  23. macrumors 6502a

    #23
    Safari and dolphin
     
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    brandyboot

    #24
    im using safari + chrome.
     

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