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  1. mrsmumbles's Avatar
    Chrome. I never noticed any lag with Chrome and I like it's features.
    09-04-2015 11:09 PM
  2. nokia4life's Avatar
    I use google chrome all day every day stock takes a back seat....
    09-04-2015 11:10 PM
  3. sumzitup's Avatar
    I'm currently using Firefox mainly for ad-blocking. Does what I need it to do.

    Sent from my SM-N920I using Tapatalk
    09-05-2015 03:39 AM
  4. plumcrazy's Avatar
    09-05-2015 05:56 AM
  5. Carlo Villa's Avatar
    I use Opera, I love the auto text wrap!

    Sent from my SM-N920V using Tapatalk
    09-05-2015 06:25 AM
  6. Kelly Kearns's Avatar
    I use stock, little to no lag and you can use the S-Pen to scroll up and down on the pages, nice feature

    Sent from my SM-N920T using Tapatalk
    You can use the spen to scroll up and down, on anything, even the air scroll.
    09-05-2015 09:01 AM
  7. nasc2k's Avatar
    I use stock and have it set to sync all my bookmarks and password with Firefox sync. The stock browser was much smoother on all the Web pages that I visited. It still is smoother than chrome and Firefox on android.
    09-05-2015 10:22 AM
  8. anon(280955)'s Avatar
    using stock more. i do not like each tab showing up in recent apps.
    09-05-2015 12:23 PM
  9. anon(280955)'s Avatar
    oops. just found out that you can turn that off in settings (:
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    09-05-2015 12:25 PM
  10. unknownuser02's Avatar
    oops. just found out that you can turn that off in settings (:
    I was just about to tell you that :-)
    anon(280955) likes this.
    09-05-2015 12:30 PM
  11. anon(5630457)'s Avatar
    I use Chrome. I like that Chrome on my Surface Pro 3 and on my Note 5 are both synced with each other.

    I'm assuming the battery use is negligible between the two.
    09-05-2015 01:42 PM
  12. Fr0gburp3r's Avatar
    Neither. I use Dolphin. Much better than stock or Chrome, IMO.

    Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-N920A using Tapatalk
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    09-05-2015 03:27 PM
  13. digitalbreak's Avatar
    I use Chrome. I sync my bookmarks and other stuff in Chrome so I don't get lost when I am using my laptop and phone.

    Posted via the Android Central App
    09-05-2015 11:43 PM
  14. Willyman's Avatar
    Strange, I gave that a try today and don't like it at all. The scrolling looks odd. Very fast, but not used to how it displays content as it scrolls.
    09-06-2015 12:20 AM
  15. spock123's Avatar
    If you want to use the latest Web APIs, you have to use Chrome.

    Service Workers, Web Workers, Push API, ES6, and so on are supported by Chrome, and not by the stock Browser.
    09-06-2015 03:45 PM
  16. unknownuser02's Avatar
    I'm also curious about this. I haven't used the stock browser since the S3 because it sucked. I never thought to try it again, as it likely has improved.

    That said, I've been using Chrome for some time now. Chrome works great for me. Very fast and responsive. I can't really answer on the effects on battery life, but I do know that Chrome is cloud based as long as you're signed into your google account on Chrome. So it should use less storage.
    I'm going to go back to stock for a while. Sounds like it might finally be legit...
    This is one of the reasons I also use Chrome. But, in the last 45 min of using the stock browser, it does seem that Chrome is slower.
    I've switch from Chrome back to the stock browser a couple days ago. I have to say that the stock browser has improved dramatically over the years. I believe that it is faster and more responsive than Chrome. I may actually stop using Chrome. Outside of picking up where I left off on PC (which I rarely do), there aren't any features on Chrome that I use and can't do on the stock browser.
    09-06-2015 05:54 PM
  17. laestrella's Avatar
    Chrome for me because of syncing.

    Sent from my SAMSUNG-SM-N920A using Tapatalk
    09-06-2015 06:00 PM
  18. adegbenroagoro's Avatar
    I'd been a faithful Chrome user until about 18 months ago. I tried Dolphin (for the second time in about two years) and have stuck with it since. It's faster than Chrome and has a lovely customisable interface. For the five years I've been using Samsung phones I've HATED using their stock browser (slow and has a terrible interface). I'll check it out when I get a Note 5 but expect to be disappointed again.

    Adegbenro Agoro. Galaxy Note 4.
    09-06-2015 06:14 PM
  19. Veldrid_13's Avatar
    09-06-2015 06:20 PM
  20. Yellowcanary's Avatar
    I had the Note 4 as used the stock browser but this time around I bought the S6 Edge Plus when I first started up my S6 Edge Plus noticed it was Chrome so I've used it a while. Decided I wanted to go back and try the stock and to my dismay it's been wiped off of the Verizon S6 Edge Plus with no way to easily reinstall. Can't understand why Verizon would do this unless they were paid off by Google.

    Posted via the Android Central App
    09-06-2015 06:32 PM
  21. James8561's Avatar
    stock browser all the way!
    that fingerprint authentication for log in is amazingly convenient. plus I want to stay away from that chrome resource hog as much as possible.
    09-06-2015 10:57 PM
  22. TheMatrix31's Avatar
    I use Dolphin because of flash support and adblock.
    09-07-2015 04:00 AM
  23. Connert's Avatar
    I use stock for my default browser and Firefox for Cisco Call Manager and Unity. Stock is very fast and functional but my job requires, from time to time I need mobile access to manage my Network phone system. The only browser I found that would allow me to hover over a link and get the drop down menu on my phone is Firefox.

    Posted via the Android Central App
    09-07-2015 07:56 AM
  24. AdrianMD's Avatar
    Chrome works much better for most web-sites. It allows more plugins to play and, so opens more options at different web-sites. Firefox is good too, but the interface needs to be updated.
    09-07-2015 08:26 AM
  25. Adawg1203's Avatar
    I much prefer stock over chrome.
    09-07-2015 08:57 AM
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