SRWare Iron

SRWare Iron

Download Editors' Rating:
3.5
Very good
Average User Rating:
4.3
out of 70 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    38.2050.0
  • Total Downloads:
    142,655
  • Date Added:
    Oct. 28, 2014
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    43.16MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    345
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:
    #37 in Web Browsers

Editors' Review

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SRWare Iron heavily mimics Google's Chrome browser, incorporating access to developer tools, various settings to change appearance and privacy settings, as well as the ability to add extensions. In contrast to Chrome, Iron is more privacy minded.

Pros

Chrome-style settings: You'll find SRWare Iron's settings to be nearly identical to Chrome in both appearance and options. From the settings page, we were able to change the browser's theme, and select and manage our search engine. Hitting F12 brought up the developer tools.

Import bookmarks: We have a lot of bookmarks saved to our default browser, but SRWare Iron let us quickly import them with just a few clicks. We were able to just as easily export our bookmarks to other browsers.

Quick page loads: While browsing, our pages seemed to load quickly. However, page loads didn't really seem to differ that much from Chrome and other browsers we've tested.

Cons

Plug-ins site seems a bit iffy: If you want to browse for more extensions, a link takes you to a generic Chrome extensions page that didn't look trustworthy. We warily clicked the link for our language, and it took us to a page that listed Chrome extensions such as PanicButton and Angry Birds. However, we felt a need to immediately run our AV software after visiting the site.

Bottom Line

We don't have a lot of complaints about SRWare Iron, but we also don't have a lot of compliments. If you're concerned with Google's stance on browser privacy, or are just looking for a different browser, Iron is a worthy choice.

 
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User Reviews
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5 stars

"Fastest way to play my games without crashing!"

May 11, 2015

 |  Version: SRWare Iron 38.2050.0

Pros

Easy to use, and the fastest browser I have found to play my games.

Cons

doesn't automatically update

Summary

I love this browser and recommend it to anyone wanting a faster way to play their games.

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5 stars

"Chrome without Google tracking"

February 12, 2015  |  By FreeYourself

 |  Version: SRWare Iron 38.2050.0

Pros

Does everything Chrome does minus Google spying.

Cons

Very plain website, logo and name isn't good for self promotion of the browser. I don't know if it's something in settings but you have to allow for plugin use on some websites which can be easily done in far right of the search bar. Also Vines seem to have a problem playing.

Summary

Get back control of your internet with this great browser and don't listen to the paid downvotes.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher SRWare
Publisher web site http://www.srware.net/
Release Date October 28, 2014
Date Added October 28, 2014
Version 38.2050.0
Category
Category Browsers
Subcategory Web Browsers
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP/Vista/7
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 43.16MB
File Name srware_iron.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 142,655
Downloads Last Week 345
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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