Chrome for Mac Beta nearly matches Safari in JavaScript Benchmarking

According to tests run by Computerworld, the Chrome beta, which Google launched yesterday, is the second fastest of four Mac browsers tested. Chrome renders JavaScript 10 times faster than Opera 10.10 and almost twice as fast as Firefox 3.6 Beta 4, the most recently-released Mac version of Mozilla’s open-source browser.

But Chrome can’t match Safari 4.0.4’s speed: Apple’s browser is approximately 12% faster than Google’s beta.

Excerpt from MacRumors.com.

Every little thing about Chrome Beta for Mac is starting to go viral, including how fast it is compare to its closest rival, Safari. Both are in my Mac and I like both. Nevertheless the idea of using the address bar as a search bar is amazing. This is why I loved Chrome in the first place.

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