5 Millions Downloads of Fire Fox in first 24 Hours

Posted on Mar 23 2011 - 11:41am by Huzoor Bux

Mozilla Firefox 4 has been downloaded five+ million times in under in 1 day since it became available, according to Mozilla’s official download stats page.

Currently, the counter shows 5,555,893 downloads, most of which originated from Europe (2.5 million), followed by North America (1.6 million) and Asia (1 million).

In comparison, Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 9 was downloaded 2.35 million times in 1 day of availability.

The final version of Firefox 4 brings full CSS3 and HTML5 support, a redesigned UI, App Tabs, syncing accross multiple devices and Panorama, a feature that lets you organize tabs into groups using a drag and drop interface.