Safari (as Windows Browser) Review

A product by Apple

Overview

Safari is the default browser for iOS devices, but is also available for Android and Windows. Version for Windows isn't under an active development.

Security
8.33/10

Safari is able to block pop-ups and you can easily turn off/on this option, also support private browsing. Unfortunately, there are not extensions for parental controls.

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Features
7.73/10

Safari for Windows includes modern features such as tabbed interface (drag&drop support), it integrates a download manager, you can zoom on page and customize default fonts. As default search engines, Safari doesn't let users to add their custom web address of a search engine and offers an option to choose between 2 major search engines.

It can autofill forms in web pages and as extensions offers fewer, but popular add-ons available to browse and install through their website.

This browser doesn't support omnibox search,  synchronization and there aren't available themes or skins to be installed from their marketplace.

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Safari
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9.55
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9.09
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8.64
7.73
7.27

Help & Support
8/10

It includes a help manual (press F1 key) and there are also available tutorials and an user forum on their website.

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Pro

  • Mac OS design

Cons

  • downloads cannot be resumed and restarted from previous state
  • doesn't support custom search engine for search box
  • doesn't have extensions for parental controls

Conclusion
6.92/10

The Windows version of Safari isn't constantly developed and i would not recommend it unless you are an active user of Safari on Mac and you want to use it on Windows occasionally.

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