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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by johnkeith, Jul 15, 2012.

  1. johnkeith

    johnkeith Member
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    I use a google mail account and google calander - is it worth using chrome mobile on my Note instead of the stock browser? Any known issues with Chrome on Note?
    Thanks

    John
     

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  2. t sport 1978

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    Advantage of chrome is that you can sync your desktops bookmarks, passwords for sites and settings onto your Note.
    However chrome does not handle flash at all, so that is a disadvantage compared to stock or Opera for example.

    Personally i find it sluggish but good enough for use as the main browser, the sync bookmarks alone is a good enough reason.

    I mainly use between Opera and chrome, rarely do i use stock now.
     
  3. johnkeith

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    Oddly when I look up chrome on the playstore it says that it is not compatible with my phone. I'm running Gingerbread on my Note - is there a solution?
     
  4. t sport 1978

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    no, chrome as far as i know needs ics.
     
  5. Zenstrive

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    Chrome always force mobile version of sites for me, so I stick to Opera for now...
     
  6. Rxpert83

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  7. ItnStln511

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    I use Chrome to keep my bookmarks synced between my laptop, Mac, and Nexus. Flash isn't too big a deal for me...sure it'd be nice, but it doesn't kill me to open up a separate browser.
     

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