Windows 10: Microsoft Edge any good? Solved

  1. gremar's Avatar
    Posts : 18
    windows 10 PRO 64 bits
       15 Feb 2017 #1

    Microsoft Edge any good?


    HI folks just a quick question, at the moment my internet browser is Microsoft Edge and I feel is becoming slow,
    I am wondering if I need to replace it with google chrome. What you guys think?
    Thanks for the reply
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  2.    15 Feb 2017 #2

    Stick with Chrome, Edge is far to immature yet.
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  3. hTconeM9user's Avatar
    Posts : 2,551
    Windows 10 Home x64: 1607 Redstone (1) Build 14393.953
       15 Feb 2017 #3

    On all my systems I have Edge
    All are fast
    No Chrome anywhere on any of my systems
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  4.    15 Feb 2017 #4

    don't get me started on edge...as the admin said its too immature. it does have a lot of hiccups. I alternate by using multiple browsers on my pc. maxthon, chrome, firefox, opera, palemoon, citrio, uc web.. out of these I would go with (1) chrome followed by (2) citrio and then uc web not many I know -know about most of these browsers yet.
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  5. mickey12gauge's Avatar
    Posts : 16
    Windows 10 Pro
       15 Feb 2017 #5

    Brave Browser.
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  6.    15 Feb 2017 #6

    It all boils down to personal preference.

    I switched to Chrome years ago because it had the best synchronization of bookmarks which were all saved in the cloud. So, no matter if I was at work, or at home, I had all of my bookmarks wherever I went.

    Chrome is also supported on Windows, Mac, Linux and Android. So, it supports my needs better.

    Use whatever browser you want, just because Chrome fits my needs well doesn't mean that you should use it.
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  7. Posts : 7,880
    Windows 10 Professional
       16 Feb 2017 #7

    I find Edge still doesn't incorporate the features and abilities that a real client browser should.
    Chrome and Firefox are still tops in my book, however, with Chrome and Firefox increasingly dumping support for various add-ons and plugins, Vivaldi Browser may be worth a peek at.
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  8. gremar's Avatar
    Posts : 18
    windows 10 PRO 64 bits
       16 Feb 2017 #8

    OK thank you I think i have made my mind now, after installing chrome i notice the difference
    but I’ve heart that I won’t receive windows update since I am not using Microsoft explorer is that price to pay worth it?
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  9.    16 Feb 2017 #9

    gremar said: View Post
    OK thank you I think i have made my mind now, after installing chrome i notice the difference
    but I’ve heart that I won’t receive windows update since I am not using Microsoft explorer is that price to pay worth it?
    You will still receive updates.
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  10. gremar's Avatar
    Posts : 18
    windows 10 PRO 64 bits
       16 Feb 2017 #10

    Thanks
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