Waterfox is a high performance browser based on the Mozilla Firefox source code. Waterfox is specifically for 64-bit systems, with one thing in mind: speed.
- Compiled in Intel's C++ Compiler
- Intel's Math Library
- Streaming SIMD Extensions 3
- Advanced Vector Extensions
- Profile-Guided Optimisation
- /O3 Switch
- 100% Extension Compatibility
- 64-bit Plugin Support
- Future Proof
- Switched to using built-in memory allocator, better stability then jemalloc.
- Added Waterfox/24.0 to user agent string to be able to identify Waterfox as separate browser
- Set StartPage as default search engine due to increased privacy concerns over data mining and NSA privacy invasion in the US. (Still powered by Google, just without any of your information recorded by Google)
- Reverted to the classic NSIS installer
Note: When installing Waterfox 24.0 unistall any previous version of Waterfox.
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