Microsoft has released first Windows 10 Desktop build with Spartan browser on-board. The Build 10049 doesn’t pack too many changes from Build 10041 and has Spartan as the major change. So, we tried to have a look at how Spartan looks and more. We have also done a HTML5 testing and it score 370 out of 555 which is a good improvement over highest IE score of 343 seen on Technical Preview, but still have some way to catch competitors like Mozilla and Chrome.

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Spartan recommends frequently visited site.


Reading View of Spartan Browser

Reading view

History / Download / Favorite / Reading List


Coming to how the settings look like on Spartan, have a look below and you will find many toggles.

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You can set whether you want to use “Adobe Flash Player” and SmartScreen Filter by switching the toggles on or off. You can also set the browser to predict the next page for faster browsing.