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I noticed today that Opera has released the technology preview of their Opera browser for OS X. I haven't had a chance to try this one yet, but the Classic version is incredibly fast at page rendering! Check it out and send them your feedback if you want to see another good browser developed for OS X.
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Carbon version is slloooooww.
Authored by: vgz on Jun 19, '01 05:12:36PM

Fast under 9 but not under X. I had apple.com load in about 5 seconds on a dial-up connection under Omniweb but it took over a minute in Opera. What happened to the speed of the OS 9 version?



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Rendering Speed
Authored by: wyzeguy on Jun 19, '01 06:07:56PM

The pages seem to render just as fast for me in the Carbon version as they do in the Classic version. The only performance hit that I can see is the actual keyboard input. It's incredibly slow on my B&W G3/400 with 256 MB of RAM.



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Rendering Speed
Authored by: Lazarus on Jun 20, '01 12:00:53AM

Its slow but not THAT bad. So far i love it , although it does crash on certain webpages for
some unknown reason. Ex. www.digitalblasphemy.com

I think once they get the bugs worked out itll be my default browser.



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