Chrome 2 vs Firefox 3.6

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by waloshin, Jan 31, 2010.

  1. waloshin macrumors 68040

    Oct 9, 2008
    Chrome (35163) beta / Safari 4 versus Firefox 3.6 for Java?

    Firefox 3.6 uses TraceMonkey in which Mozilla says that 3.6 is 20% faster then Firefox 3.5 in Java.

    Chrome and Safari use V8, so which one is faster for heavy flash websites?
  2. partyBoy macrumors 68000


    Nov 8, 2009
    Firefox is faster in my opinion,Chrome is still in beta mode
  3. Ritsuka macrumors 6502a

    Sep 3, 2006
    You are confusing java with javascript, and flash has nothing to do with java or javascript.

    Chrome and Safari are still faster than Firefox in javascript heavy sites.
  4. OZMP macrumors 6502

    Feb 18, 2008
    Firefox +NoScripts is my preference, I see no speed issues(Feels faster than Safari). But I have all scripting off until I need it, I also like choosing what is running. Use it on my Mac and work PC, and it also kills flash, and flash is the only thing that crashes my PC.
  5. roadbloc macrumors G3


    Aug 24, 2009
    What ever is the matter with safari? I have a had no problems. Why use another browser?
  6. steezy1337 macrumors 6502

    Dec 29, 2008
    Carlisle, UK
    i have all my bookmarks in different folders depending on what they're roughly about which looked great in safari with just the name of the folder and a little arrow to show it was a folder, but in Chrome i'm left with horrible looking folder icons. is there anyway change this? i know it's pretty mundane but i like my browsers to look nice :D

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