Google Chrome vs Microsoft Edge


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Google Chrome
Google Chrome is a browser that combines a minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the web faster, safer, and easier. Deploy and manage Chrome for your organization.
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Microsoft Edge
Search faster in the address bar. No need to go to a website to search for pictures of adorable penguins. Stay put and save time by entering your search in the handy address bar. You’ll get search suggestions, results from the web, your browsing history, and favorites right on the spot. Microsoft Edge is the only browser that lets you take notes, write, doodle, and highlight directly on webpages. Add a few secret ingredients to a recipe right on the screen to share with your fellow amateur chefs, collaborate on a new project with your coworkers, or have fun with your kids—the web is your palette.
Comparing Google Chrome vs Microsoft Edge is like comparing apples to oranges. Because your business is unique and nobody except you can decide, which is better for your company. But we can add some fun to your research and suggest some new comparison parameters.

Ok, now let's compare the UI. Looks like Google Chrome has more user-friendly interface than Microsoft Edge because it's bigger. At least on our screenshots


To compare the popularity of the solutions we counted how many alternatives people search for each of them on the Internet. And it turns out that Google Chrome is more popular than Microsoft Edge

Now let's look at the recent activities of our competitors:

- Microsoft Edge comes to Android and iPhone (in 2017)
- Google launched Chrome Enterprise Bundle (in 2017)
- Microsoft makes its Edge browser the safest in the world (in 2016)
- Google to stop supporting Chrome for Windows XP and Vista (in 2015)
- Microsoft’s new browser will be called Edge (in 2015)
- Google invented desktop-apps. Inbuilt own Start button into Windows (in 2013)
- New Chromebooks: 100% faster, 0% cheaper (in 2012)
- Chrome hits Android (in 2012)

Looks like Google Chrome was recently more active than Microsoft Edge (at least in our news). We also found some news, in which Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge meet head to head:

2017 - Google launched Chrome Enterprise Bundle to keep up with Microsoft Edge


Google is making it easier for IT admins to deploy and manage its Chrome browser in their businesses. The new Chrome Enterprise Bundle gives admins a single installer for the Chrome browser, the Chrome Legacy Browser Support extension for running the occasional ActiveX widget and a number of administrative policy templates.  Google’s browser now also offers official support for Citrix’s XenApp virtualization platform and Windows Server with Terminal services. With this update, it’ll become easier for IT admins to deploy Chrome in their organizations.

2016 - Microsoft makes its Edge browser the safest in the world to take on Google Chrome



Microsoft is making its Edge browser more secure in enterprise environments thanks to Windows Defender Application Guard insulates Windows 10 from untrusted browser sessions by running it in a container that is bound directly to the hardware. Microsoft argues that containers within other browsers still leave enterprises vulnerable to 90 percent of the most prevalent attacks because those services don’t use hardware-based protection. The new technology will only become available to enterprises in early 2017.