Microsoft brings Internet Explorer 10 to Windows 7

Internet-Explorer-10

After testing Internet Explorer 10 on Windows 8 first, Microsoft has finally brought it down to Windows 7 users.

Starting today you can download your copy of IE 10 and run it on your Windows 7 system. IE 10 is an improvement over IE 9 – it now brings better JavaScript, improved overall rendering performance and improved support for web standards – and this includes new CSS goodies like 3D transforms, transition, animations, SVG filter effects, HTML5 file APIs, drag-and-drop, Web workers and much, much more.

Internet Explorer 10 users on Windows 7 will also be able to take advantage of the same much-improved Chakra JavaScript engine that powers IE10 on Windows 8. The hardware acceleration code that made IE9 a much better performer than its predecessors has been overhauled, too.

All these changes have made IE 10 much faster than IE 9. On a system with an Intel Core i5 processor and Windows 7 Professional x64 Edition IE 10 scores around 20-25 per cent better than IE 9, which isn’t little and which shows the great amount of effort Microsoft has put into IE 10.

Well, maybe Internet Explorer will become the next preferred browser choice, who knows?


Source: Sci-Tech-Today.com

Related posts

New PCI-E version to double bandwidth

New PCI-E version to double bandwidth

PCI Express has been one the most popular interfaces during the past decade serving all kinds of purposes – graphics cards, peripheral devices and more. Quite naturally it has undergone further developments with time, increasing bandwidth and adding more features. Although PCI Express has...

Gigabyte reveals Booktop M2432 notebook

Gigabyte today announced the successor of its Booktop M1405 notebook, the 14-inch Huron River based Booktop M2432 model which comes with a docking station, armed with NVIDIA GT 440 GPU with 1GB VRAM DDR5 and supporting two external monitors. The new notebook proposal features 27.6mm...

Lexar Expands Its Gaming Line Memory Cards

Lexar Media, a leading global provider of memory products for digital media, today announced the expansion of its line of gaming solutions with the Lexar® Gaming Memory Stick Micro™ (M2™) and Gaming Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC™) memory cards. Designed to take the gaming experience to the...

Leave a comment