What is Slimjet Web Browser?Both Slimjet and Chrome are based on the same Chromium open-source project. Therefore, Slimjet and Chrome will have quite similar user interface. Compared with Chrome, Slimjet adds a lot more features and options on top of Chromium, to be more powerful and flexible.
Slimjet is a fast, smart and powerful web browser based on the Blink engine. It is built on top of the Chromium open source project, on which Google chrome is also based. Slimjet integrates a lot of powerful and convenient features to help users maximize their online productivity. Slimjet also includes many options and settings so that users can customize the browser to best suit their own personal preference.
Slimjet is built on top of the Chromium open-source project on which Google Chrome is also based. It enjoys the same speed and reliablity provided by the underlying blink engine as Google Chrome. However, many additional features and options have been added in Slimjet to make it more powerful, intelligent and customizable than Chrome.
In addition to that, Slimjet DOES NOT send any usage statistics back to Google's server like Google Chrome, which is a growing concern for many Chrome users due to the ubiquitous presence and reach of the advertising empire.
Slimjet is compatible with all extensions and plugins designed for Google Chrome available from the Chrome web store.
How to Install Slimjet Browser on LinuxSince Slimjet web browser not coming yet to Software Center, you need to install Slimjet manually by following these steps:
- Download Slimjet latest versin from its website Click Here (choose the deb file file for easy install, and make sure you download for Linux version)
- Double click downloaded file and click "Install Package" button on window appeared!
- Enter your password if prompted, once you have finished you can open Slimjet after install by clicking Start Menu >> Internet >> Flash Peak Slimjet
Slimjet Web Browser ReviewFlashPeak Slimjet adding more options and settings in Slimjet to make the browser more flexible and customizable. You can tune the browser appearance to your own personal taste or customize it to maximize your own personal productivity.
While Slimjet browser add so many additional options and settings, Slimjet add it in a way so that the user interface stays clean and simple. Advanced users can find what they always want while the basic users don't get unnecessary distractions.
What is the difference for Slimjet, SlimBrowser and SlimBoat?They are all web browser products from FlashPeak Inc but they are based on different engines.
- Slimjet is based on Blink engine (the engine behind Chrome from Google).
- SlimBrowser is based on Trident engine (the engine behind Internet Explorer from Microsoft).
- SlimBoat is based on the Qt-port of Webkit engine. The three browsers have a similar set of features.
Slimjet is the most robust and stable of the three and is most suitable for people who prefer a simple and clean user interface.
SlimBrowser is suitable for people who prefer an advanced user interface with as many options as possible. SlimBoat has the smallest memory footprint and run across multiple platforms but might have compatibility issues with a few web sites due to the QtWebkit engine. Slimjet is also recommendation for Linux users.