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Firefox 5 Benchmarked: Faster And Better Than Ever Before!

Jun 22, 2011, 09:01 (0 Talkback[s])
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[ Thanks to An Anonymous Reader for this link. ]

"As you can see from the graph above, Firefox 5 has made huge improvements in its JavaScript engine. It is now much faster than both Chrome and Opera. However, the difference is very small - just 30ms faster than Chrome and 8ms faster than Opera. So, finally Firefox can no longer be considered a slow browser.

"Peacekeeper is yet another highly regarded test for the JavaScript engine. Unlike the SunSpider test, Peacekeeper tests the normal JavaScript applications such as animations, navigation, forms etc. In this test, higher scores means better performance."

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