Opera is faster than Firefox...

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    The very very earlier release of 8 was called "Opera 7.6 BETA", then it became a revised version in opera 8 beta. I still have the original downloaded file that they themselves named 7.6 BETA.

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    well i wonder why opera has so many green boxes? it couldnt be because he is testing 3 versions of opera versus one version of firefox, now could it?
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    I've used firefox, both new and old. I wont form an opinion based on ignorance of having never used the software. I dont like it, i like opera, and this thread is exactly why.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DeepFyre
    well i wonder why opera has so many green boxes? it couldnt be because he is testing 3 versions of opera versus one version of firefox, now could it?
    OK, but if you actually compare all of the numbers, the latest version of Opera still beats the latest version of Firefox. I don't see your point. Also, he does use two versions of FF, although I have no clue what Moox is (edit: Oh, an optimized version).

    Anyway, who cares what browser you use? I just thought it was funny, since every time I say that I like Opera because it renders and feels faster, people are quick to tell me that, No, Firefox renders faster.

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    It matters very much to me that I use a better browser than everyone else.


    Just kidding :P

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    The browser I use is, by default, better than yours. Even if I'm using lynx.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Govtcheez
    The browser I use is, by default, better than yours. Even if I'm using lynx.
    Even if I'm using links? or w3m?

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    I have a bad comp.........whats this about it taking 5+ seconds for a browser to launch? I don't know abou Opera I've never used it but I like all the extensions for firefox like foxytunes.
    My computer is awesome.

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    My brower displays html files. im happy. i use *******.
    If one browser takes 2 seconds longer than another to load then who cares? and if you do care, you have problems.

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    There was no 7.6, RoD.
    Weird because when I go into About: Opera it tells me:
    Version 7.60
    not that it really matters. Opera > Firefox (And yes I have both)

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    I use the Mozilla suite. It beats Firefox AND Opera because it comes with more stuff out of the box that I use.

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    the original 8 is titled 7.6, the most recent is tagged 8

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    Nyeh. I like FireFox because its name is cooler than Opera, and also because I haven't tried Opera yet Of course, about a month ago I was rooting for IE...
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    Only furries use Firefox.

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    Jeez folks, it's just a web browser.

    Internet Explorer does me just fine.

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