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Internet Explorer 9 Stunning Performance Results

“Improved performance has been a key goal of Internet Explorer 9's development”
Microsoft has released a seventh preview of Internet Explorer 9.The new browser version relies heavily on GPU acceleration to provide high-speed graphics rendering and animation, and it includes a new JavaScript engine, codenamed Chakra, that compiles JavaScript in the background to achieve JavaScript performance that's tens or hundreds of times faster than Internet Explorer 8.

WebKit SunSpider JavaScript Benchmark Results

WebKit SunSpider IE9 Test

WebKit SunSpider is one test to measure a browser’s JavaScript execution performance. Here’s how the latest Internet Explorer Platform Preview compares to other browsers. The WebKit SunSpider test regularly changes and these results are from WebKit SunSpider version 0.9.1 running on a Dell Optiplex with a 3.0 GHz Core 2 Duo Intel processor, 4GB RAM, Intel Integrated Video, running Windows 7.

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