Windows® XP Browsers
Different web browsers supported by Windows XP
There are different web browsers supported by Windows XP system. The major web browsers include Internet Explorer 8, Google Chrome™, Mozilla Firefox, konqueror, Lunascape, Safari web browser and more. Google Chrome™ is a web browser designed by Google™ that offers variety of features to ensure speed and security. Internet Explorer is the most common web browser widely used all over the world. It offers safe, simple, and faster browsing option to the users. Mozilla Firefox is also equipped with powerful features that enable safe and speedy browsing. Konqueror is a web browser that offers file viewer functionality and a wide variety of things. Lunascape contains three rendering engines: Gecko, WebKit, and Trident. Safari is with advanced web technologies and high accessibility. Opera™ web browser comes with built-in tabbed browsing, ad blocking, fraud protection, a download manager, and BitTorrent™ client, a search bar, and a web feed aggregator.
Level of security and performance of these web browsers:
- Google Chrome™
- Mozilla Firefox
- Internet Explorer 8
Google Chrome™ includes features that offer protection from malware programs and viruses. Google Chrome™ uses advanced technologies such as Safe Browsing, sandboxing, and auto-updates to help protect you against phishing and malware attacks. It delivers speedy browsing feature as it is fast to start up, fast to load web pages, fast to run web applications, and fast to search and navigate.
Firefox keeps your personal information and your online interests away from hackers and phishers. It uses Sandbox security model. It uses SSL/TLS to protect communications with web servers using strong cryptography when using the HTTPS protocol. The other security features include Private Browsing, Surf the Web without leaving a single trace, Password Manager and Remember site passwords without ever seeing a pop-up.
Internet Explorer 8
Internet Explorer 8 helps protect you from all the known and unknown threats, which include malware and phishing, as well as emerging threats that can compromise your computer without your knowledge. It has number of accelerators that gets things done with lightning speed.
It is a web browser developed by apple which offers phishing protection, malware protection, antivirus integration, private browsing, pop-up blocking, parental controls, custom filter etc. It also offers high speed and increased performance.