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Opera 10.70 Is Faster Than Chrome 7!

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Browser war is ON again! Internet Explorer 9 first beta has got some amazing features. Still IE9 is lagging behind as it is just a initial beta as compared lot of beta versions by Firefox and nightly builds by Chrome and Opera. Well Firefox got chromified. And Google Chrome / Chromium 7 is updating its feature to match IE9 and Firefox!

Many things are happening around. On one side Chrome 7 topped HTML5 test and other side Opera 10.70 beta left behind other browsers in Karken’s JavaScript benchmark.

According to our latest SunSpider benchmark we got one more shocking news for you. The Sunspider test result indicates that Opera 10.70 has crossed Chrome 7 long hold top spot in SunSpider benchmark. Following are the latest SunSpider test results,

Score: 353.5ms

opera 10.70 sunspider javascript benchmark

Score:Β 357.9ms

chrome 7 sunspider javascript benchmark

Score:Β 440.9ms

safari 5 sunspider javascript benchmark


IE9 beta sunspider javascript benchmark

Score:Β 486.6ms

firefox 4 beta 7pre sunspider javascript benchmark

The scores shown above clearly tells that Opera 10.70 beta is running faster than latest Chromium 7.0.360.0 JavaScript engine. The shocking news is Firefox 4 beta 7-pre version merged with JaegerMonkey/TraceMonkey JavaScript engine is still lagging behind and no where in competition.

Tech Link: SunSpider Benchmark test

Recent result of Karken JavaScript benchmark also showed Opera 10.70 beating other browsers. Final answer is still on hold until we get final browser version.

Do you think Opera is faster than Chrome inΒ JavaScript? Well the results says it is. What you think? Raise is your voice and let others know! πŸ™‚


15 thoughts on “Opera 10.70 Is Faster Than Chrome 7!”

  1. Spa Services says:

    I have been using Firefox beta4 pre 7right now, Chrome is not that good it gets to slow at times. Will be trying Opera10.70 soon. Thanks for the share!

    1. Vinay Gowda says:

      Nice to hear that you are trying out all latest versions buddy πŸ™‚ Come back and share which browser you liked the most πŸ™‚

      Thanks for the comment πŸ™‚

  2. Anish K.S @ Technics says:

    me rarely using other browsers, sticked on ff πŸ™‚

    1. Vinay Gowda says:

      Well as of now FF is still staying on bottom place bro πŸ™‚ Just try out these new browsers and let us know your views on it πŸ™‚

      Thanks for the comment Anish πŸ™‚

  3. Gouthaman Karunakara says:

    Looks like you've taken a lot of effort into this post, and yes, opera being faster than chrome is a shocking revelation.

    1. Vinay Gowda says:

      Never think about the effort until the content is informative Bro πŸ™‚

      Thanks for sharing your thought Gothi πŸ™‚

  4. Sathish @ TechieMani says:

    For me speed doesn't matter. Usability is the important factor for and I would prefer Firefox as the best web browser based on this factor and I am loving it.

    1. Vinay Gowda says:

      I feel even Opera is having great usability factor bro πŸ™‚ May I know what you like most in FF?

      Thanks for the comment πŸ™‚

  5. Icechen1 says:

    Nice! However, Chrome just feels more "sleek" and more polished than Opera.

    1. Vinay Gowda says:

      Me too agree with you buddy πŸ™‚ Lets see how Google will reply for this.

      Nice hear from one more Chrome lover πŸ™‚

  6. Softball Bats says:

    Opera was always faster and great functions even before Chrome,but people want to use Chrome due to Google

    1. Vinay Gowda says:

      Well now a days we have seen Chrome is attracting many users. May be because of the features they are coming up with.

      What you say buddy? πŸ™‚

  7. usi says:

    Hey I've installed opera mini in my cell but it is not working i did every step but still same problem, my service provider says they blocked the access of opera, is there any way i can use it again ?

  8. Mani Viswanathan says:

    Firefox is the slowest & Opera is the fastest. Even faster than chrome. I can't believe it. Though I like Opera's Elegant design πŸ˜›

    1. Vinay Gowda says:

      Even I was shocked when I ran the test bro πŸ™‚ Lot of changes happening in browsers war πŸ™‚ Who may win according to you? πŸ™‚

      Thanks for the comment Mani.

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