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iOS 5 vs iOS 4: Mobile Safari Performance

Safari LogoOn top of the Reader, Reading List features and other minor Safari improvements, the iOS 5 also makes the mobile Safari speedier.

On Tuesday New Relic, a web application performance company, released the results of a study comparing the mobile Safari performance of iOS 4 and iOS 5 on the same model of iPhone. As you’ll see from the infographic, the page load time on iOS 5 is significantly reduced as compared to the previous version of iOS. That means you’ll get a better and speedier browsing experience on iOS 5 even you’re using the same old iPhone.

Check out the full infographic after the break.

safari performance ios5 vs ios4

So if you’re still using iOS 4, I think you get another reason to upgrade to the iOS 5. Of course, there are 16 more reasons why you need to upgrade to the latest iOS.

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One Response to iOS 5 vs iOS 4: Mobile Safari Performance

  1. Mohd Akbar October 27, 2011 at 7:48 pm #

    I like the new updated safari very much. Iphone has really increased Mobile Safari with iOS 5 adding several new features such as Reader, Reading List, and Twitter sharing.

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