25% gain here Bewertet mit 3 von 5 Sternen

I've tested 'Firefox Preloader 1.0' on Firefox 6.02 and now on Firefox 7 Beta6, with 60+ add-ons. Platform is Windows XP SP3, computer is old (Duron CPU at 1.6 gHz!), Windows Prefetch is on for boot only (hence Firefox not concerned):
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Cold starts of course,
FF 6.02: Without Preloader: 21sec -- With Preloader: 16sec
FF 7 Beta6: Without Preloader: 12sec -- With Preloader: 9sec
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That leads to a gain of 25% with Preloader;
Shows as well how faster to start Firefox 7 is. Extra delay on boot with Preloader is not noticeable (does exist slightly perhaps but perception of time is as we know subjective)

Diese Bewertung wurde für eine vorherige Version des Add-ons (1.0.1-signed) abgegeben.