A score of 95/100 is an amazing performance for new Internet Explorer 9 (Preview 4). If the test Internet Explorer 8, it will not remove more than 55 / 100 the test Acid3, Which measures performance and compatibility Internet browser-S in accordance with the requirements Web 2.0. As far as IE is concerned, 8 is the head of the list of the most unhealthy browsers when it comes to web surfing in terms of security, web / scripting compatibility, resource consumption and stability.
Internet Explorer 9 Preview 4 - Acid3
Failed 5 of 100 tests.
26 Test Passed, But took 698ms (less than 30fps)
75 test failed: Object does not support this property or method
76 Test failed: Expected '0' But got '100' - Incorrect animVal value after svg animation.
77 test failed: Not Implemented
78 Test failed: Expected '90' But got '1.9237771034240722' - getRotationOfChar (0) failed.
79 test failed: Not Implemented
Total elapsed time: 1.49s
Internet Explorer 9 promises to be a worthy browser to compete with Firefox, Opera si SafariHowever, this result should not be an a bubble of oxygen Microsoft. The new Safari 5.0.1 has a score of 100/100 on Acid3, and by that to reach this performance Safari, Opera for a long time in Acid top with 100 / 100. I remember a few years ago, authentication sedo.com was allowed only with Opera Browser. At that time it was the only browser that qualify for Web Security imposed by Sedo.
Test Acid3 – http://acid3.acidtests.org/ (For the test to be relevant you must have Internet browser with default settings without add-ons, plugins or theme installed)
Stealth Settings – Internet Explorer 9.