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10 of the Best Free Linux Web Browsers

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"There are many different web browsers available for Linux, the most popular of which is Firefox. However, the market dominance of Firefox does not mean that this is necessarily the best web browser for every situation.

"Everyone has their own needs, some preferring heavyweight browsers packed with a large number of features and add-ons, other users still wanting an attractive graphical browser but with a smaller footprint. Many graphical browsers consume large amounts of memory. Some users find this not acceptable, especially if they are using a machine with low specifications. Consequently, this article also caters for text browsers. This type of browser is invaluable on systems without a graphical environment. Moreover, parts of the world are still reliant on low bandwidth internet connections, and text browsers can be a sensible way of making the most effective use of a limited data pipe."

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