How much space does google chrome take up on your hard drive?

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by basketball99, Jan 20, 2013.

  1. basketball99 macrumors newbie

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    i have version 24.0.1312.52. just downloaded it and it says it takes up 128 MB
     
  2. grapes911, Jan 20, 2013
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    Version 24.0.1312.52 and it takes 126,958,997 bytes (127.2 MB on disk)


    Why are you asking?
     
  3. basketball99 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    i just saw it takes up way more than safari and kind of a lot more than firefox. was just wondering if this was normal
     
  4. grapes911 Moderator emeritus

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    Since Safari comes with OS X, I'm guessing Safari can have supporting files outside of the app. Chrome on the other hand needs all the supporting files in the app.
     
  5. dusk007 macrumors 68040

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    What does it matter compared to the 500+ MB you probably use for caches and such.
     

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