Firefox 3.6 is more than twice as fast asÂ Firefox 3, and ten times as fast asÂ Firefox 2.* As a result, Web applications like email, photo sites and your favorite social networks will feel snappier and more responsive.
Key Features ofÂ Firefox 4.0 Beta 7:
1)Â User Experience- The enhancements toÂ Firefox provide the best possible browsing experience on the Web. The newÂ Firefox smart location bar, affectionately known as the â€œAwesome Bar,â€ learns as people use it, adapting to user preferences and offering better fitting matches over time.
2)Â One Size Doesnâ€™t Fit All-Â Firefox has more than 6,000 add-ons to help you customize it to fit your exact needs.
3)Â Advancing the Web-Â Firefox 3.6 brings you the best of the modern web. With new features like private browsing, tear-off tabs and enhancements to the Awesome Bar, plus major performance enhancements, youâ€™ll enjoy life on the cutting edge.
4)Â Security -Firefox raises the bar for security. The new malware and phishing protection helps protect from viruses, worms, trojans and spyware to keep people safe on the Web.
Whats New in thisÂ Version:
- WebGL is enabled by default on Windows and Mac OS X. WebGL support requires an OpenGL-capable graphics card. Support for other graphics cards on Windows (specifically Intel GPUs) and Linux will be coming in a futureÂ beta
- Certain rendering operations are nowÂ hardware-accelerated using Direct3D 9 on Windows XP, Direct3D 10 on Windows Vista andÂ 7, and OpenGL on Mac OS X
- Improved web typography usingÂ OpenType with support for ligatures, kerning and font variants
- HTML5 Forms API makes web based forms easier to implement and validate
- Firefox 4Â Beta is available inÂ 57 languages