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Mozilla updates Firefox for iOS with battery and memory savings

Other famous integrated search engines, simpler user interface in the controls and energy saving for the new version of the Mozilla browser


The competition between browsers is already sufficiently fierce on many different fronts, those who integrate VPN, who ensure that users are not tracked, and the one on mobile start from saving in terms of memory and battery. The new version of Firefox for iOS starts from these two cornerstones and then adds a series of new features that could make it a real competitor among the alternatives to Safari on Apple devices.

During the tests with the latest version of Firefox, Tyler Lacroix, the engineer who worked on it, highlighted a 40% CPU consumption reduction and 30% memory consumption reduction, allowing you to download pages faster and with less energy expenditure.

Another fun feature is the integration of other popular search engines, to be reached directly from the address bar. can be added alternative search engines, such as Craigslist, eBay or Wikipedia.


The new menu will contain many of the features that are usually comfortable to use via the desktop, such as adding a new bookmark or look for text on the pages.


Still talking about simplification, it will be possible to insert your favorite home page and restore closed tabs.


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