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Windows 7: Post your Internet Browser Benchmark

26 Apr 2010   #151
xXSevenXx

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64- bit
 
 

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Just tested the latest betas from Chrome & Opera very close, remember Chrome 5 & Opera 10.52 are betas Chrome edges it but the Opera scores are more evenly spread.
I remembered i can tile the tabs in Opera makes it simpler if you want to show the details as well.
Wil you please fill in your system specs, as I'm looking for ideas for a new build.
Thanks.


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26 Apr 2010   #152
stve

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Done.
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26 Apr 2010   #153
stve

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by stve View Post
I have just installed & benchmarked the Wyzo browser which is based on Firefox my PC seems slower today Opera seems to have slowed down by about 10% while Chrome is about 50% slower.
IMO peacekeeper is flawed. I was testing IE8 32bit vs 64 bit and noticed that my IE8 32 score had dropped from ~1050 to ~850. I scoured my PC of anything running to zero effect. A little while later I ran it again and it was back up to ~1050.

I did notice that during the lower score times, I was also having slow access to the peacekeeper page.

It definitely seems like a flaky benchmark. Sunspider might be more consistent.

But benchmarking browsers is a largely pointless activity. A browser being even 2 or 3 times faster doesn't actually result in a better browsing experience, because the bottleneck is not in rendering, it is in getting pages off the net.
Peacekeeper benchmarks do seem to vary depending on what time of day you do them but if you do do different browsers under the same conditions the relative performance seems OK.

All the browsers are fast enough with my 10MB broadband even IE 8 , if the internet connection is slow or i am being throttled (capped) by my broadband provider the turbo mode in Opera will make it the fastest but if you forget to turn it off when your connection speed improves Opera will then be the slowest browser.
What the Peacekeeper test does not show is how fast Opera is when you use the back or forwards buttons that is noticeable.
IE 8 is fast enough for most sites but is pretty useless on sites like Chromium Experiments.
The User Interface of a browser is where you can gain speed the slowest part of my system is the human keyboard operator so has your browser got good keyboard shortcuts mouse gestures etc...
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01 May 2010   #154
stve

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

Opera has released 10.53 a stability & security fix. I benchmarked it against Chome which for some unknown reason was running very slowly so I installed a newer version & that was even slower. Opera & Firefox were unaffected.


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09 May 2010   #155
Devon

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 

Doesn't seem to me that opera's the world's fastest browser.


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10 May 2010   #156
fatedquest

Windows 7 Ultimate
 
 

Some browsers you don't see often on Windows 7 64 bit running on a mobile processor.

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10 May 2010   #157
stve

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

@ Devon not on your PC but the fastest system on Peacekeeper using Opera 10.52 scored 14274 so if any browser can lay claim to being the fastest it's Opera .
Just tested the latest 10.54 beta from Opera & its very fast while Chrome at least on my PC has slowed to a crawl.

Two weeks ago Chrome 5.0.375.17 beta scored 11252 on my PC see page 15 of this thread post 148.
Since then on my PC Chrome has been running very slowly especially on the rendering tests installing the latest Chrome beta tonight it's the same story everything else on my PC is running fast browsing with Chrome feels as fast as ever it's only running the Peacekeeper test it seems slow especially the bouncing balls, no idea why.


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10 May 2010   #158
severedsolo

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

epic fail for IE


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10 May 2010   #159
Lanthus20

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Wow im looking at some of these and going, "How do you survive with internet that slow?!"

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10 May 2010   #160
xXSevenXx

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 64- bit
 
 

These browsers seem to be going backwards instead of forwards.


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