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Firefox 3 Beta 4 is 5x Faster than IE7, 3x Faster than FF2

Mar 11, 2008, 12:45 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ed Burnette)

"The almost-but-not-quite-final beta of Firefox 3 (FF3 beta 4) is now available for download. The most noticeable improvement is speed. In some tests, it's three times faster than Firefox 2 (meaning the test completes in 1/3 the time), and a whopping five times faster than IE 7...

"Other improvements in beta 4 include:

  • "Smarter location bar that tunes itself to your browsing habits. As you type in part of the URL it will offer suggestions based on where you've been before..."

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