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BlackBerry 10 browser beats iOS 6 and Windows Phone 8 in rendering speed

0. phoneArena 19 Dec 2012, 09:42 posted on

BlackBerry 10 missed this Holiday season, but it’s gearing up for a big launch early next year, and leaks of devices and the operating system are all over the place…

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posted on 19 Dec 2012, 14:20

29. JonBjSig (Posts: 176; Member since: 17 Nov 2011)


I think it's weird that they didn't include the largest platform in their comparison.

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 17:06

37. tonygoz (Posts: 11; Member since: 29 Dec 2011)


they just couldn't have unstable robots running loose.. no offense but android is a Chernobyl in waiting

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 10:08 5

7. smallworld (Posts: 488; Member since: 13 Jul 2012)


Still not impressed but I would take this anyday over WP.

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 10:31 2

12. jubbing (Posts: 150; Member since: 20 Aug 2008)


Good luck with that then.

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 18:10

41. darac (Posts: 2156; Member since: 17 Oct 2011)


Oh me too.
Best of luck to BB!
They seem to aim the sweet spot between closed system cohesion and abundance of customization/features

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 18:27

47. MC1123 (Posts: 1256; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


yeah... it is actually a unix-like..so its a close source but with the beauty of open source!!

all i could say BB10 has the formula of Best of Both Worlds!

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 10:18 7

10. Nikolas.Oliver (banned) (Posts: 1574; Member since: 01 Jul 2012)


still can't beat android

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 10:35

13. imkyle (Posts: 1076; Member since: 18 Nov 2010)


The guy narrorating deserves to be punched square in the face because he is not prepared.

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 10:47 1

15. Thephonegeek (Posts: 118; Member since: 22 Nov 2012)


Learn Nokia. If you don't wanna go to android then reboot symbian or meego.

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 19:17 1

48. kdealltheway (Posts: 94; Member since: 21 Oct 2012)


Another necromancer commenting...

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 11:18 2

20. AamirSIII (banned) (Posts: 187; Member since: 04 Oct 2012)


it is really really wierd but my Galaxy Note 10.1 on HTML5test.com gets a score of 448 and 3 bonus points.. its higher than Nexus 10 and even iPad 4!!!
does any one here has Note 10.1? what score do u get?

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 15:46

32. erdpov (Posts: 67; Member since: 07 Dec 2012)


432 points with the stock browser by Samsung. energyefficient mode is on.Firefox is worse, ands a score is lower. Sadly, I like Firefox on my galaxy note.

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 12:20

22. Whodaboss (Posts: 176; Member since: 18 Nov 2011)


In other words I should be believe my lying eyes in the "HTML5" test even though the Windows phone brought it up faster? Hmm... I'll have to ponder that one.

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 13:01 1

24. androidisbaws (banned) (Posts: 74; Member since: 17 Dec 2012)


Androids still better.

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 18:21

46. MC1123 (Posts: 1256; Member since: 12 Nov 2012)


no one said that BB10 will be on top of android!!!

are you really jealous that BB10 will take off?!

coz again, only people who feel threaten will be really negative towards another that wants to take off!!

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 13:10

25. downphoenix (Posts: 3165; Member since: 19 Jun 2010)


Not too surprised, the BB10 browser has been doing awesome overall. I even remember it was beating some desktop browsers in HTML5 tests, not just mobile browsers. I am interested as to why they didnt compare it to an android, like a Galaxy S3 or similar.

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 13:17 2

26. AliNSiddiqui (Posts: 382; Member since: 19 Sep 2012)


This is extremely pathetic. BB10 does open webpages faster, but I would rather wait for 0.5 seconds and have better smoothness when browsing. For example, look at the first webpage loaded on the BlackBerry device, the animation of the picture of the articles changing is so laggy (as you can see in the video vs iPhone) but WP8 looks extremely smooth and iPhone looks a bit less smoother but still far better than BB. Also, my Note II scores 488 with Dolphin Browser in the html test, so the important tasks are done better by both iOS and WP8...

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 13:59 1

28. theBankRobber (Posts: 681; Member since: 22 Sep 2011)


This is about main default browsers, Dolphin Browser is a secondary app. Still none the case blackberry articles still bring out alot of android users hating on BB10. Now that's pathetic

posted on 22 Dec 2012, 17:24

60. stychill (unregistered)


thats not even release grade software for bb10

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 13:37

27. FoxDavis (Posts: 47; Member since: 12 Jul 2012)


He needs to cut his freakin nails... Yuck dude

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 14:24

30. lauremar (Posts: 181; Member since: 29 Feb 2012)


Who cares! Wayyyyyyyy too late in the game... Blackberry 10 will be Dead On Arrival...

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 15:58 3

33. theBankRobber (Posts: 681; Member since: 22 Sep 2011)


They still have 80,000,000 active users, dead on arrival is far from the truth.

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 14:55

31. kaliil10 (Posts: 145; Member since: 16 May 2012)


why they don't compere with Lumia 920

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 16:06 1

34. sniper1087 (Posts: 515; Member since: 31 Dec 2011)


Hmm on the iphone video the website didnt finish loading on the bb10 device look at the loading bar at the bottom, the iphone definitely finished first.

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 17:28

38. motty (Posts: 84; Member since: 13 Dec 2012)


But on iphone vs bb: on the 2nd and 3rd slide, Iphone load first

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 19:32

49. ftyler223 (Posts: 140; Member since: 06 Aug 2012)


BlackBerry10 is just ugly.....this is the biggest thing. If your going to carry something around for 2yrs don't you want it to be nice to look at? BlackBerry is over.give it up this is going to be a fail when it launches. HTC needs to come back.

posted on 22 Dec 2012, 17:26

61. stychill (unregistered)


the software is ugly?

posted on 19 Dec 2012, 23:37

53. tashreef (Posts: 476; Member since: 24 Nov 2012)


you could have cleared the cookies from BB10 before comparing it with WP8 ...

just an assumption.....

First time you open any webpage it open's bit slowly....

second time if u open the same webpage with the same device it open's bit faster ....

posted on 20 Dec 2012, 00:20

54. aco96 (Posts: 241; Member since: 12 Oct 2012)


BB is so underrated... :(

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