Microsoft has released the Internet Explorer 10 Release Preview (Pre-release aka Beta) for Windows 7. It seems that no major UI change has been done. But some good changes are done. Microsoft claims that it is two times faster as fast as Google Chrome 23 and 20-25 percent faster than Firefox 16.
- 32-bit or 64-bit edition of Windows 7 SP1 or 64-bit edition of Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1
- Minumum 512 MB of RAM
- Minimum 70 / 120 / 200 MB of hard drive space
- At least 1 GHz processor
Internet Explorer 10 Release Preview comes with built-in spell checker, new scroll bars, option to open last browsing session, new web standards changes and some other changes. It’s come with ‘Do not track’ feature enabled by default. It is faster in comparison to IE 9.
In many tests of speed and HTML5, it fails to come in Top 5.