1. CliveSinclair's Avatar
    My SP3 history is only 10 weeks old. My original one a i7/256 is now my wifes. I now have a i7/512 (due to a 400 Adobe discount).

    I have just about move all my stuff from OSX/Macs. I installed Chrome on both my SP3's as I like the syncing. But, as most of you will know Chrome isn't the fastest on Windows. I setup IE 11, removed Chrome completely from one SP3... wow, faster by lot's. IE11 also seems faster as a browers, integration is better and no more long lists of Chrome tasks running in the background.

    I do like Chrome, but not at such a performance hit.
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    02-06-2015 05:31 AM
  2. bulls96's Avatar
    Chrome is a battery hog too,
    02-06-2015 06:27 PM
  3. mathsisbest's Avatar
    I use maxthon nitro for quick browsing. It is very light. I also use Firefox for ad block and other add ons.

    I'm surprised your SP3 is getting slow with i7 processor, especially as you got it recently. Maybe you have a virus or some resource hog.

    Btw, chrome sucks, so well done on uninstalling it.
    Last edited by mathsisbest; 02-07-2015 at 03:30 AM.
    02-06-2015 07:07 PM

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