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BlackBerry OS 7 browser beats iOS, Android browsers

BlackBerry OS 7 browser beats iOS, Android browsers - read the full textThe new BlackBerry OS 7 listed browser improvements as one of its major selling points. Some benchmarks from RIM show impressive results the browser bests Mobile Safari and the Android Browser at JavaScript and page loading times. Tests were run on the new BlackBerry Bold Touch 9900, which...

 

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> In reply to Anonymous @ 2011-05-03 13:09 from uExd - click to readWell that'll be difficult, since, you know, the iPhone 5 doesn't exist yet (yeah one's coming out this year, and yes, pre productions units no doubt exist, BUT THERE IS NO iPHONE 5 RIGHT NOW). I'm only writing this because I can't shout it at every customer that comes in asking for the bloody thing.

Disclaimer: I don't dislike any of the major manufacturers or their respective OS's. Long live choice in the market place.

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  • 2011-05-03 14:11
  • y%@g

What a silly comment, how can we compare it to iPhone 5? Its not even out yet with no specs released..

This looks impressive and until the competition get their products out yo have to compare them to the available competition.

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  • 2011-05-03 14:05
  • vCAb

I think that 1.2GHz processor is overload for such device because BlackBerry is far away from multimedia device even doesn't support a Adobe Flash. So, it won't be able to squeeze all juices from 1.2GHz processor.

But anyway, it is good news, BlackBerry moving forward.

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  • 2011-05-03 13:57
  • 0xM5

Who cares about Android?! Compare OS7 to IE9 and WP7, guys! Let's see why they did not compare these two, hehe!

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  • 2011-05-03 13:49
  • nqea

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2011-05-03 13:09 from uExd - click to readHow do you think it is possible if iPhone 5 is still not released?

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  • 2011-05-03 13:40
  • 0xM5

can't wait to have this bold 9900.

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  • 2011-05-03 13:36
  • Trpw

Would the screen resolution affect these benchmark scores ?

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  • 2011-05-03 13:32
  • mxKZ

Good work BlackBerry!

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  • 2011-05-03 13:22
  • SvQx

Please compare it with Galaxy s II/hTc sensation and iPhone 5

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  • 2011-05-03 13:09
  • uExd

So!!! Those few seconds dont mean anything. It doesnt support flash so its a no winner.

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  • 2011-05-03 13:00
  • fuyL
  • Peter (not Griffin)
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Maybe the speed is better now, but no flash support and the 1.2ghz makes the trick. Anyway what can do a blackberry user with that processor?? Send BBM messages?? XD

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  • 2011-05-03 12:51
  • wMHH

oh yeah baby!! RIM has best business featured phones and now it's working on multimedia too....sounds good!! good to see improved specs. Dual camera would help business users though!

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  • 2011-05-03 12:43
  • T6rT

If thats only your strong point your still in par as Bada Os.Theres no fun in u,if u only got 1 strong and many weakness,how bout its availability of app n games compare to ios and android?To be in business u r the strongest n more invisible with qwerty key..in touchscreen n market u still far behind.Variety n Availablity is crucial 4 me.Im not gonna 4 eva just browsing.the fun tablet is fun with many app n games not just browser..the make sense move for u to catch up is provide easy tool to port other platform to here n provide easy game maker open sourcely,that will make yur market crowded n flooded.

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  • 2011-05-03 12:41
  • IVE8

given that fennec js is much faster than stock on android, mm.

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  • 2011-05-03 12:37
  • nst1

3RD

Cheers!!

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  • 2011-05-03 12:30
  • vG4S

good work BB
it seems that BB is on the right track and it will introduce more improvements in the months to come .
they have learned their lesson as the market demands more and more from the manufacturers , specially in this case that it has the same style but both worlds , touch and hard keys
well done

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  • 2011-05-03 12:22
  • m4NR

What about Hamaniy OS the fastest os in the market

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  • 2011-05-03 12:15
  • fqeD

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