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best web browser on ios.

View Poll Results: Best web browser on ios.
Safari 15 78.95%
opera 0 0%
firefox 0 0%
dolphin 1 5.26%
ucwebrowser 0 0%
chrome 3 15.79%
Voters: 19. You may not vote on this poll
12-13-2014, 11:26 AM
#1
Joined: Dec 2014
Posts: 3
best web browser on ios.

What is the best web browser on ios?
12-13-2014, 11:42 AM
#2
Joined: Sep 2012
Posts: 164
When it comes to perfomance and speed no browser is and shouldn't be faster than Safari, they can only be worse or equal at best. I believe you should specify in what scope you're comparing browsers in: best UI, most functions, most beatiful, Overally better (excluding perfomance and speed), etc.

12-13-2014, 11:54 AM
#3
Joined: Apr 2014
Location: Somewhere on Earth, I could be behind you.
Posts: 806
Firefox isn't on iOS, wish it was but is isn't.
Anyways, my pick would be Chrome
12-13-2014, 11:59 AM
#4
Joined: Sep 2012
Posts: 164
Quote:
Originally Posted by TheOutlander View Post
Firefox isn't on iOS, wish it was but is isn't.
Anyways, my pick would be Chrome
https://github.com/mozilla/firefox-ios
12-13-2014, 12:03 PM
#5
Joined: Dec 2014
Posts: 3
Quote:
Originally Posted by TheOutlander View Post
Firefox isn't on iOS, wish it was but is isn't.
Anyways, my pick would be Chrome
That's weird since I remember using firefox on android.
12-13-2014, 12:06 PM
#6
Joined: Dec 2014
Posts: 3
Quote:
Originally Posted by imjhonfre View Post
When it comes to perfomance and speed no browser is and shouldn't be faster than Safari, they can only be worse or equal at best. I believe you should specify in what scope you're comparing browsers in: best UI, most functions, most beatiful, Overally better (excluding perfomance and speed), etc.
I don't know really while safari is quick it has trouble rendering more than 3 pages properly and crashes frequently,Opera and dolphin turned out to be just terrible with crashing every 5 minutes not to mention lag,Chrome was the inly good browser imo.It's weird because the sitaution is exact reverse on my android,chrome sucks but opera and dolphin are gold,Ucwebrowser is good on both ios and android,I'm not sure if it's my device but the performance of all browsers is far worse than it is on my android device(low end).
12-13-2014, 01:53 PM
#7
Joined: Aug 2014
Posts: 841
I don't use it for browsing, but Photon is java-enabled, so I can play games on it, stream moveez; do all the lovely Java things.
12-13-2014, 02:15 PM
#8
Joined: Apr 2014
Location: Somewhere on Earth, I could be behind you.
Posts: 806
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sincara View Post
That's weird since I remember using firefox on android.
It's on Android only as it seems like Firefox won't be at the AppStore until Apple allow them to use their own browsing engine.
12-15-2014, 06:43 AM
#9
Joined: Dec 2008
Location: Berlin, Germany
Posts: 1,637
I use Safari most of the time, but im quite happy with iCab mobile, too which
lets you download things via the browser. It has quite a lot of features.

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12-15-2014, 08:31 AM
#10
Joined: Jan 2012
Location: Philippines
Posts: 22,190
Just using Safari for work and it hasnt failed me yet to push me into getting a different browser. I also use it regularly to check my most visited websites daily. Never had any problems with it.