August 8, 2012, 11:38 AM

Apple leads July response time tests

Apple posted the best Internet Explorer and Firefox response times in July, says Gomez.

Lead Photo produced the best high broadband access times among 21 large web retailers tested in July, according to Compuware Gomez(more from Compuware Gomez Last month, posted the fastest response time in Internet Explorer tests with an average load time of 0.86 seconds and the fastest Firefox load time, also with an average of 0.78 seconds. finished in second place for Internet Explorer tests at 1.31 seconds, followed by (1.53), (1.55) and (1.67). finished second last month’s Firefox response time tests with an average of 0.88 seconds. (1.00) came in third and (1.09) came in fourth, followed by came in fifth (1.39).

In July, the average large retailer’s high broadband response time for a shopper using Internet Explorer was 2.16 seconds, the Gomez study shows. The average Firefox response time among the same group of retailers last month was 1.78 seconds. 

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