Apple Safari for Mac

Apple Safari for Mac

Average User Rating:
3.9
out of 832 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.3.2
  • Total Downloads:
    257,160
  • Date Added:
    July 03, 2005
  • File Size:
    44.79MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    131
  • Operating Systems:
    Mac/OS X 10.3.9

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  • Current Version

    3.8

    out of 80 votes

    • 5 star 36
    • 4 star 17
    • 3 star 13
    • 2 star 6
    • 1 star 8
  • All Versions

    3.9

    out of 832 votes

    • 5 star 348
    • 4 star 238
    • 3 star 117
    • 2 star 58
    • 1 star 71
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4 stars

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August 03, 2014

 |  Version: Apple Safari 7.0.4

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5 stars

"Love this browser"

July 28, 2014  |  By rsugianto

 |  Version: Apple Safari 7.0.4

Pros

Very high class web browser that I ever met

Cons

No cons! Love it!

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4 stars

"Pretty good browser"

April 22, 2014  |  By Mixotic

 |  Version: Apple Safari 7.0.3

Pros

I love that you can see what windows you have open on your other Apple devices so it's easy to move between your computer and iPhone without missing a beat.

Cons

You can't drag a window onto another window to create a tabbed view of the two windows. Maybe I'm doing it wrong, but this should work the same way as Chrome.

I also think the UI could be a bit more evolved at this point. I'm sure that's coming once OSX starts to look flatter like iOS.

Summary

Doesn't have all the bells and whistles of some other browsers, but is stable and get's the job done. iCloud integration helps.

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5 stars

"Superfast, stable, beautifully designed browser"

April 11, 2013  |  By iMercy

 |  Version: Apple Safari 6.0.2

Pros

Renders pages nicely, easy to use. Like Reader and Reading List features.

Cons

There are some issues to fixed in current version.

Summary

Browser is a personal choice. Its a superfast, stable browser.

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4 stars

"Significant improvement over previous version."

March 27, 2013  |  By markomdmph

 |  Version: Apple Safari 6.0.2

Pros

Significant improvement over previous version; faster and cleaner, more compatible with Mountain Lion.

Cons

Still does not handle PDF documents properly.

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1 stars

"THE WORST PERFORMING SAFARI YET"

January 10, 2013  |  By Appletechsupport

 |  Version: Apple Safari 3.1.2

Pros

There are really no pros in this version of Safari which collides with Mountain Lion.

Cons

Does not load, freezes, slow, almost useless

Summary

After downloading Safari 6.0 for compatibility with Mountain Lion, it has proven to be the worst. We suggest using google Chrome,Opera,Firefox.

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5 stars

"My Favorite Browser!"

December 15, 2012  |  By Jac151

 |  Version: Apple Safari 6.0.2

Pros

Mountain Lion:
Very snappy.
Very elegant interface.
Very well integrated into OSX
Very Integrated with iCloud.
Amazing gestures (swipe back and fourth, zoom in, tab view...)

Cons

-Can sometimes hang for a few seconds, occasionally.
-No "Save As" function for downloading content, though you can do this by clicking Option-Enter with the URL.
-Not a huge list of extensions (I don't use them, but I know some people do).

Summary

Overall, Safari is the best browser for Mac. I have heard that it isn't very good on Lion, but if you are on Mountain Lion, give it an honest chance!!

This browser is certainly very fast, maybe not the absolute fastest, but one of the best. However, the integration is the key to Safari. The smooth swipe gestures to go back and forth between pages is beautiful, and handy if I don't want to load the previous page, but take a quick look at one line (you can swipe complete to reload the page, or just a little to see a part of it, like a book.) The smart zoom and pinch to zoom features are quite handy. I rarely use the Tab View, but it can be useful.

Other browsers, like Chrome, have a few of these gestures, but they are far less appealing. Safari is the only browser with this level of finish, and will remain the only one due to Apple's development. Safari just works for me, and the UI is what keeps me.

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1 stars

"What a piece of utter crap"

November 29, 2012  |  By ophelia550

 |  Version: Apple Safari 6.0.2

Pros

Absolutely none.

Cons

The damn thing won't run on 10.7.5 and freezes my computer.

Summary

*** Apple. Do I have to go use a PC to be functional in the most basic things?

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5 stars

"Perfectly nice"

November 20, 2012  |  By chiplynar

 |  Version: Apple Safari 6.0.2

Pros

Everything I need

Cons

Not yet discovered

Summary

Better than the others

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1 stars

"irresponsible offerin"

November 10, 2012  |  By jbryson--2008

 |  Version: Apple Safari 6.0.2

Pros

sounds good on paper

Cons

there is (a) no warning that this update will not work on 10.6 or 10.7, (b) no system check before installation to see if the operating system is compatible, (c) no system for uninstalling after you discover that safari is now locked up and inoperative. thanks for screwing up a couple of days for me!

Summary

To users: read these reviews and make certain that you have 10.8 installed before doing anything with this.
To Apple: either note what operating system is needed, provide a check for compatibility, or all of the above.

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General
Publisher Apple
Publisher web site http://www.apple.com/
Release Date July 03, 2005
Date Added July 03, 2005
Version 1.3.2
Category
Category Browsers
Subcategory Web Browsers
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Macintosh, Mac OS X 10.3.9
Additional Requirements Mac OS X 10.3.9
Download Information
File Size 44.79MB
File Name UNKNOWN
Popularity
Total Downloads 257,160
Downloads Last Week 131
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License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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