And you thought that Chrome is the most Modern browser on the planet. Maxthon, a relatively less known web browser, beats all major browsers on HTML5Test.com standards.
Maxthon 3 has WebKit as its default browser engine with an optional support for Microsoft’s Trident. On HTML5Test.com, Maxthon 3 scores 382 points with 15 bonus points out of a total of 475 points. While the latest stable version of Google Chrome, v17.0.963.79, scores 374 points with 13 bonus points. The HTML5Test.com score is the measure of support for HTML5 and related specifications & standards.
|Chrome 19 (canary)||379|
|Firefox 14 (nightly)||335|
|Internet Explorer 9||141|
|Internet Explorer 10||314|
Jeff Chen, CEO of Maxthon, says about this achievement, “These independent findings confirm we have the best browser for now and the future of HTML5. We are leading the way in HTML5 performance, backed by our proprietary GPU hardware acceleration technology and other standards that make the whole web run faster”. To check score of a browser, users should visit HTML5Test.com directly.
On Windows platform, Maxthon offers some really awesome and unique features like Download Sniffer, Split Screen, Ad Hunter, Private Browsing, Data Synchronization and Mouse Gestures. Maxthon browser is also available on Android.