Opera 12 won't work.
My only problem now is the browsers. Create new Account. Search titles only. Low End Mac is funded primarily through donations. Then again, neither is any Intel Mac running Leopard.
PowerPC-based Mac: TenFourFox and no Flash. Intel-based Mac: Opera thanks to Cybermatatu for this one!
My machine is an iMac running with the PPC version of a nice web browser, is designed for those that want, or need to stay with PPC. Mac OS X is a version of Mac OS X x. That's Leopard. It was released on October It's more than a decade old. The operating system itself.
If you use an Intel processor you can use Opera:. TenFourFox seems to be actively developed version TenFourFox supports add-ons, but not plugins, that is, you can't use Flash at all. Please notice that Flash Player 11 only supports You can still download version Firefox 3. Firefox 16 is the latest version that supports Leopard on Intel-based Macs as Firefox 17 requires Chrome doesn't support Leopard , either:.
I have had some success in a Flash-less world by using Safari, and enabling the Develop menu. The build requirements for firefox indicate that it should build on your setup. Might be worth a try. Google Chrome v15 still works on Intel Leopard I'm using it now. It is a Feature Parity Release 4 is a feature, performance, bugfix and security update incorporating security and stability patches from Firefox 52 ESR and new features from recent versions of Firefox.
Is there a web browser I can use safely on Mac OS Ask Question. PowerPC or Intel?
Cybermatatu Cybermatatu 1 2. For the impatient: You have two possibilities: Long version: If you use an Intel processor you can use Opera: Opera 12 OS X Leopard As for other browsers: Chrome doesn't support Leopard , either: Adobe Technical Support doesn't provide support for installation or use of archived versions of Flash Player. As I read Adobe's page: Without that support from Adobe, I should not treat use of outdated Flash Player as safe.
I seem to remember that back in February when I first answered the question the article linked helpx. So I inferred that Adobe supported that Flash version too.
However, since it wasn't stated explicitely, I chose the wording "which seems to be supported by Adobe". That's clearly no longer the case extended support for Flash Player Thanks, and sorry! Not that TenFourFox for Intel gets you a whole lot further, being the version 17 release, but it is a generation newer. In the table below, browser size on disk is rounded up to the next full MB.
HTML5 score is on a scale of Full Screen indicates whether the browser supports full screen mode, which can be toggled using Cmd-Shift-F. The price you pay is high memory use. According to our site analytics, in March , only 1.
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Safari 5. To get the most out of Chrome on a low memory Mac, use as few tabs and windows as possible. Okay, but Outdated Like Chrome, Firefox is also way behind the times. Opera Snow Leopard users can run Opera 25, the current version is 30, and Leopard only supports up to version Browser Overview In the table below, browser size on disk is rounded up to the next full MB. Like this: Like Loading Donations Donations Low End Mac is funded primarily through donations. Join our email lists!