In a blog post
. Mozilla released the Dromaeo
, about which former Mozilla software engineer Rob Sayre
âco-creator of the Atom specification, said:
More than SunSpider, V8 and Dromaeo, Kraken focuses on realistic workloads and forward-looking applications. We believe that the benchmarks used in Kraken are better in terms of reflecting realistic workloads for pushing the edge of browser performance forward. These are the things that people are saying are too slow to do with open Web technologies today, and we want to have benchmarks that reflect progress against making these near-future apps universally available.
compiler, which is also used in countless Web-based games.
The third test, Pdf.js, is based on Mozilla's PDF reader
, Cazzulani said.
Besides an expanded set of benchmarks
, Octane also has an interface that makes it easier to read and that adapts automatically to tablet and mobile screens, he added.