Chrome's latest upgrade, Google claims, is faster than Safari

Chrome’s latest upgrade, Google claims, is faster than Safari

This all adds up to Google’s browser being the quickest on M1 Macs, benchmarking roughly 7% quicker than Safari. Google reports that its testing was conducted on a 14-inch MacBook Pro equipped with a 10-core M1 Max processor and 64 GB of RAM. When we repeated the test on a 13-inch M1-powered MacBook Pro with 16 GB of RAM, the performance difference was even greater: Chrome scored 252 runs per minute, plus or minus 8.6, while Safari scored 185 runs per minute, plus or minus 46. That’s almost a 30% difference on average, though there was obviously a lot of variety with Safari. With our computer’s slower processor and less RAM, we fell short of the 300 thresholds claimed by the Google team.