Compare Google Chrome vs. Netscape Navigator

Intro

Side-by-side comparison. View a complete list of features for both products. Google Chrome and Netscape Navigator were reviewed, scored and ranked. This table contains a complete comparison. The result is that Google Chrome is better. See the differences below.
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Ranking
BETTER
Google Chrome
Netscape Navigator
Score
  • Overall
  • Speed
  • Memory Usage
  • Security
  • Modern Standards
  • Features
7.70
4.42
5.46
2.83
3.09
9.79
10
6.67
9.78
0.36
9.55
7.27
Speed
Startup Time (cold)
6.21
8.41
Startup Time (warm)
1.14
3.85
Page Load Time 1 (non cached)
2.16
3.28
Page Load Time 2 (non cached)
6
9.37
Page Load Time (refresh)
2.14
3.65
Omnibox Search
1.91
18
Memory Usage
Memory Usage (blank tab)
95
24
Memory Usage (10 open tabs)
419
157
Security
Pop-up Blocker
Anti-Virus
Anti-Phishing
Clear History
Private Browsing
Parental Controls
Modern Standards
HTML5 Compliance
509
37
CSS3 Compliance
58
0
Features
Tabbed Browsing
Bookmarks
Save Tabs
Autofill
Spell Check
Download Manager
Remember Passwords
Extensions
Themes or Skins
Mouse Gestures
Customize Fonts
Zoom
Full Screen
Synchronization
One Click Reset
Automatic Updates
Omnibox
Manage Search Engines
Search on Page
Search Box
Manual Proxy
Open Source
Help & Support
Online Knowledgebase
Help Manual
Tutorials
User Forum
Email Support
Supported Platforms
Windows
Mac OS
iOS
Android
Linux