Slimjet Web Browser for Windows (64 bit) 31.0.2.0

Slimjet Web Browser for Windows (64 bit) 31.0.2.0

Reviewed by Pete Daniel

"Fast, smart and powerful web browser"

Overview

Slimjet Web Browser for Windows (64 bit) is a Chromium based web browser that is also the basis of the more popular Google Chrome browser.

Beyond what is available with the Chromium default installation, Slimjet includes a host of new features that enhance the basic feature set.

There is an intelligent form filler which will remember previous entries and offer to complete a web form for the user.

Facebook is integrated via a Facebook toolbar button. Once selected, it can include the link to share, a paragraph of additional information or an image to post to Facebook.

For anyone who likes to upload photos to web sites, there is a photo framing and enhancement option which can add a pretty frame around a photo and use filters to change how the photo appears. Photos can also be compressed to reduce the file size and cut down the upload time required.

To help with repeated navigation, short URLs can be created in place of long ones. These can be short phrases which will be instant recognized and converted to the full URL upon entry.

Chrome extensions are fully usable with Slimjet as well which is an added bonus.

Installation

The installation requires 46.5 MB of available space to complete the setup.

There was no adware, toolbars, spyware or malware included with the setup package.

Slimjet Web Browser for Windows (64 bit) requires Windows XP SP2, Vista, 7, 8/8.1, or Windows 2003/2008/2012.

Interface

The interface is pretty similar to what one would get when installing Google Chrome which also uses Chromium as its basis.

The main thing that stands out immediately is the head icon in the top left corner which tells you that you're using Slimjet as opposed to another browser.

Web search and the Slimjet home page are included as bookmarks in the bookmarks toolbar.

Other than this, on the main browsing interface will look basically the same as most other web browsers with open tabs, scroll bars, etc.

Pros

  • Chrome-like browser with many extras
  • Chrome extensions work with Slimjet
  • Smart form filler to save time completing web forms
  • Facebook integration to post links, comments and photos
  • Photo framing, filtering and crunching down the photo file size before uploading
  • Short URLs are supported to save time entering long URLs
  • YouTube download feature
  • Chrome extensions are fully usable with Slimjet as well which is an added bonus

Cons

  • None.

Alternatives

Google Chrome is the original Chromium browser for mass market appeal. Firefox and its fork Pale Moon are two other alternatives.

Conclusion

Slimjet Web Browser for Windows (64 bit) is a good alternative to using Google Chrome because it already comes with a host of extensions that expand the features out without needing to hunt around to find the most useful extensions to accomplish the same thing.

Requirements: Windows XP or later, 512MB Memory

What's new in this version: Added "Copy link to highlight" to in-page context menu. Added capability to search all open tabs. Click the little downward arrow on the right side of the Tab bar to search. Migrate to Chromium 90

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Antivirus information

Download3K has downloaded and tested Slimjet Web Browser for Windows (64 bit) on 25 Jul 2021 with some of Today's best antivirus engines and you can find below, for your convenience, the scan results:
  • Avast:

    Clean
  • Avira:

    Clean
  • Kaspersky:

    Clean
  • McAfee:

    Clean
  • NOD32:

    Clean
Slimjet Web Browser for Windows (64 bit) Antivirus Report
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