Reduce Firefox Memory Consumption Tremendously With Firefox Ultimate Optimizer
By on May 12th, 2008

Well I am seriously not kidding but I could reduce Firefox memory usage from a whooping 40 MB to barely 452Kbs.

This was possible by using a nifty tool called Firefox Ultimate Optimizer. I was really baffled seeing the results there was a more here is the screen shot from my task manager after using Firefox Ultimate Optimizer.


Note this file is not a spyware or malware and can be run directly out of the box without having to install anything.

If you have been complaining about the huge amount of memory Firefox has been consuming, you should definitely give this software a try. This is another one of the softwares that makes it to the Techie Buzz must have utilities.

The site of the developer of the product seems to be down and is not available at this point.

If you are not yet using the award winning browser, you can Download Firefox now and enjoy the software.

Minimum Requirements

  • Windows 2000/XP/Vista
  • Dot Net Framework 2.0

Download: Firefox Ultimate Optimizer

Via: [Sizzled Core]

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  • Eugene

    And what about memory usage when you have 20+ tabs opened?
    Still so low? ;)

  • Haris

    Thanks a lot for the mention. Did you figure out the secret behind this application?

  • NZ Geek

    Anyone tried that yet? I often have FF exceeding 400MB of RAM. I hope FF3 is going to handle RAM better

  • Nirmal

    Wow, this is great, I’ll also try this one.

  • Brian

    You don’t need something like this with Firefox 3. Memory usage is lower then IE7, FF2 and Opera 9.

  • Unkle Bonehead

    I’m using FF3 and my task manager says ff is running at 66,668 kb! with no add on’s or plug in’s!

  • Ken

    I believe it’s a fake. It may appear to have reduced the Mem usage. But if you check on the Performance tab in the window task manager, you’ll see that the usage is still the same.

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