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Performance Comparison of Mozilla 1.3 Beta and Safari v60

Friday February 14th, 2003

Mac bystander writes: "Interesting article comparing Mach-O Mozilla 1.3b on OS X to the new Safari beta. Sounds like the whole perf thing is not as clear-cut in that comparison as it is when comparing Safari to Chimera (off the 1.0 branch) or Netscape 7 (1.0 branch) on a broadband in-lab connection... ;)"


#29 footprint

by marmoset

Saturday February 15th, 2003 5:40 PM

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BZBarsky:

Both launched on a machine w/ 512MB physical RAM, running OS X client 10.2.4.

Safari build 60, immediately after launch, set to open a blank window on startup:

RPRVT RSHRD RSIZE VSIZE 5.87M 13.6M 13.9M 58.3M

Mozilla 1.3b, immediately after launch, set to open a blank window on startup:

RPRVT RSHRD RSIZE VSIZE 12.5M 20.8M 27.8M 245M