Waterfox 35.0 – Firefox 64-bit optimized version released

Waterfox is a high performance browser based on the Mozilla platform. Made specifically for 64-Bit systems, Waterfox has one thing in mind: speed. According to the developers, Waterfox is geared towards speed. It is compiled using the Intel C++ Compiler, and uses Intel’s Math Kernel Library, Streaming SIMD Extensions 3 and Advanced Vector Extensions. It is compatible withFirefox add-ons and 64-bit NPAPI browser plug-ins.

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What’s new on Waterfox 35.0

  • Fixed Mega.co.nz crashes and any other services that use similar JavaScript function
  • Fixed corrupt previews when using the upload dialogue box
  • Switched to Intel Threaded Building Blocks memory allocator due to issues with tcmalloc not registered its DLL correctly
  • Mac: Switched to DMG instead of PKG installer

Download Waterfox 35.0 for Windows

For Linux, try installing it using WineHQ

 
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