Microsoft Edge It is the browser that has replaced the veteran Internet Explorer in Windows to offer a more comfortable, secure and contemporary browsing experience.
A new Chromium-based browsing experience
The first thing that stands out compared to its predecessor is found in the user interface, opting for the minimalist design with menus reduced to the minimum expression to gain usability. But there have also been changes internally, since for him an architecture has been developed for a more optimized navigation, prioritizing aspects such as speed or security. In fact it has been based on the open source Chromium project.
These are the main features you will find in Microsoft Edge Chromium:
- Although it is optimized for Windows 10, you can use it in versions 7, 8 and 8.1 of the operating system.
- Automatic synchronization of passwords, settings and favorites with the versions of PC, macOS, Android and iOS.
- Edge offers more extensive functions to respect the privacy of the user in their navigation compared to competitors like Chrome.
- Searches offered by Bing.
- Possibility to customize the environment.
- Customizable with extensions, being compatible with those of Google Chrome.
What’s new in the latest version
- Errors are fixed and performance is improved.