Replacing your browser is one of the most hardest part – when you want to connect online. But this post will surely make your eyes to widen up considerably, as firefox has so good alternatives that one can only imagine.
Here are six great variations / alternative on Mozilla browser.
Waterfox is a high performance browser based on the Mozilla Firefox source code. Made specifically for 64-Bit systems, Waterfox has one thing in mind: speed. 64-Bit computing is the future! Any 64-Bit user will notice an instant increase in performance, but that is not the only advantage such as multi-tasking and improved stress handling.
In benchmarks, the 64-Bit variant of Firefox out-performs the 32-Bit variant. Also because this variant is being built specifically for Windows, there might be further performance increases.
Pale Moon project: Custom-built and optimized Firefox-based browsers for Windows Operating Systems. Make sure to get the most speed and efficiency out of your browser!Of course, getting a more efficient browser is not just about optimizing the compilation process (building a program from its source code), but also about carefully choosing features and knowing how to choose the best setup.
This means that this browser, however extremely close to Firefox in the way it works, does not have all the functions that Firefox has. A few, carefully selected, features have been disabled that are not in high demand, and that do not interfere with the way web pages are displayed or function; all to maximize speed and efficiency of the browser.
K-Meleon is an extremely fast, customizable, lightweight web browser based on the Gecko layout engine developed by Mozilla which is also used by Firefox. K-Meleon is Free, Open Source software released under the GNU General Public License and is designed specifically for Microsoft Windows (Win32) operating systems.
4. Epic Browser
Epic Browser is the first ever web browser for India. Also world’s only side apps browser. It is built on the Mozilla platform. It has many first to its credit like word processor , 1500+ themes and wallpapers , anti phising protection , malicious website warnings and many more. The striking feature of the browser is the sidebar apps. Now you can listen to the latest music , watch your favorite videos without compromising your browsing experience.
The sidebar apps provides the user with the flexiblity to add new apps of his own choice and have a whole new browsing experience. So here the ultimate browser to satisfy all web users browsing need for news , sports , stock quotes , live cricket news , jobs and indic transliteration.
CometBird is a powerful and fast web browser. The outstanding CometBird Web browser is secure, speedy, and totally free; its specially designed features will change the way you use the Web. The upgraded version is even more effective in both performance and privacy protection. The bookmarks auto-synchronizer enables you to use same bookmarks collection anytime and anywhere; Thousands of customizing options are available for personalizing your own CometBird; Powerful security and privacy protection techniques will create a clean browsering environment for you; and its unique password manager and smart address bar will facilitate your browsing and logging in process.
6. GNU Icecat
The GNUzilla Project is the GNU version of Mozilla source code. It keeps the original tri-license used by Mozilla to facilitate the reuse of code. All proprietary software has been removed. The current focus is on GNU IceCat, our browser derived from Mozilla Firefox.