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MOZILLA FIREFOX 3.6

"We compare the Mozilla Firefox 3.6 to the Microsoft Internet Explorer 8.0 to find out which is the fastest with demanding Internet Applications such as Acid3, Sunspider Javascript Benchmark, V8 Benchmark Suite V5 and Peacekeeper the Browser Benchmark. We will also be testing the Browser Start Up Speed, Amount of Memory used by the Browser with 1 Tab or 10 Tabs and the speed at which the Browser can create the XML Sitemap used with Ultimatehardware.net. Both the Firefox 3.6 and Internet Explorer 8.0 are excellent Browsers offering some Powerful Features such as Private Browsing, TraceMonkey JavaScript Engine, Accelerators and other Technology."

FIREFOX 3.6


SYSTEM INFORMATION
PROCESSOR AMD ATHLON II X2 240
MOTHERBOARD FOXCONN M61PMV
VIDEO CARD POWERCOLOR RADEON HD 4770
ATI DRIVER CATALYST v10.04
MEMORY CORSAIR 4GB DDR2 XMS2 DOMINATOR
OPERATING SYSTEM WINDOWS 7

BROWSER START UP SPEED

SECONDS (LOWEST IS BEST)

FIREFOX 3.69.03
INTERNET EXPLORER 88.01

FIREFOX 3.6 INTERNET EXPLORER 8

COMMENT - "Internet Explorer 8 is quick off the mark starting in only 8.01 Seconds compared to 9.03 with FireFox 3.6."

MEMORY USED BY BROWSER

MEMORY USED IN MB (LOWER IS BEST)

1 TAB

FIREFOX 3.6810
INTERNET EXPLORER 8808

10 TABS

FIREFOX 3.6846
INTERNET EXPLORER 8943

FIREFOX 3.6 INTERNET EXPLORER 8

COMMENT - "Memory Useage is about the same between the Firefox 3.6 and Internet Explorer 8 with only one Tab open. However when 10 Tabs are open the Firefox 3.6 uses 11% less memory compared to the Internet Explorer 8."

FIREFOX 3.6 VS INTERNET EXPLORER 8

PAGE 1 - MOZILLA FIREFOX 3.6
PAGE 2 - BROWSER START UP SPEED AND MEMORY USED BY BROWSER
PAGE 3 - XML SITEMAP CREATION, ACID3 AND SUNSPIDER
PAGE 4 - V8 BENCHMARK SUITE V5
PAGE 5 - PEACEKEEPER THE BROWSER BENCHMARK AND CONCLUSION

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