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Browser that uses least resources

View Poll Results: What browser uses the least resources (RAM/CPU)?

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    Browser that uses least resources

    I'm quite fed up from Firefox, Chrome, Opera and all the leading browsers with too much features that I (we) don't even use.
    I know there are a lot of browsers out there, open source, minimalistic etc. Can you recommend a good browser that uses the least CPU/RAM? It doesn't need to have a lot of features.

    Also I put up a poll for you to vote one of the leading browser as the fastest. So try to be objective about it, the question is what browser uses the least resources, not what has the best design, features and whatnot.

    All questions are based upon using Windows 8...

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    Take a pick:
    Download Other Browsers Tools for Windows - MajorGeeks
    But fast and small resource eating do not go together well. FF, for instance, speeds things up by caching pages in memory so it does not have to download them again every time you change tab. Of course, it uses memory than but windows release it for other applications when needed.
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