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Safari 7 review: Mavericks browser saves battery life, brings further refinements

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  • Safari 7
    4/5
    Free
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    The battery-saving features in Safari 7 are very impressive and make up for some interface quirks.

Safari 7

4/5

At a Glance

The battery-saving features in Safari 7 are very impressive and make up for some interface quirks.

Price when rated: Free with OS X Mavericks
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Pros

  • Much-improved JavaScript performance
  • Revamped Top Sites page
  • New power-saving features
  • Shared links from Twitter and LinkedIn

Cons

  • A hair slower than its predecessor in some tests
  • Jittery scrolling
  • New sidebar is more convenient but less useful
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