Safari edges Chrome in Mac speed trials

Posted on December 9, 2009 by

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According to some tests run by Computerworld, the Chrome beta is the second fastest of the four Mac browsers tested.  It is twice as fast as Mozilla’s Firefox, but can’t quite keep up with Apple’s Safari.  The tests show that Safari is approximately 12% faster than Chrome.

Computerworld ran the SunSpider JavaScript benchmark suite in Mac OS X 10.6 three times for each browser, then averaged the scores.

Read the full article here.

Comments (38)


  1. Travis says:

    On Mac only… Way faster on PC.

  2. eli says:

    but who uses a PC?