Starting with version 11, Internet Explorer was significantly improved and now comes with all modern features and a very good performance. You can install and use this modern version of IE only if you have Windows 7 (with Service Pack 1 installed) or a newer version of this operating system.
Internet Explorer has become a more friendly and attractive browser, starting and loading web pages faster. Also, it doesn't consume much RAM memory, compared with other popular browsers.
It starts very fast when you double click on application's icon and is loading web pages quickly (images, video content).
It allows to surf in InPrivate Mode, so no data will be stored on your computer about sites visited, no cookies or temporary files. It includes a pop-up blocker where you can add or remove sites, block different web addresses from Options and will alert you if you will visit a phishing (fake) website made to steal personal information because is communicating with an online database where phishing and malware sites are reported.
The interface supports tabs, you can activate top file menu pressing Alt key or you can click on Options icon to change settings and customize features. It supports add-ons to add new functionalities, also includes a Performance Dashboard where you can view in real time the usage of RAM memory, CPU and frame rate.
If you are using Windows 7 or a newer version, Internet Explorer (11 or newer) is a good choice to surf the internet.