Microsoft’s Chromium-based Edge dripped screenshots make it appear like Chrome

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We might have gotten our very first take a look at the upgraded variation of Microsoft’s Edge web browser.

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We’ve understood for a while now that Microsoft is restoring its Edge web browser with Chrome tech, however some possible dripped screenshots make it look a great deal like Google’s Chrome.

The screenshots obviously reveal the web browser in its existing state, Neowin reported Tuesday, as Microsoft checks it.

The navigation, revitalize and house buttons remain in the exact same location as in Chrome, while extensions are seen to the right of the address bar together with your Microsoft profile image.


The obvious dripped screenshots make the upgraded Edge looked extremely comparable to Google’s Chrome.


The business’s Bing online search engine is incorporated into the web browser, and its picture of the day appears in the brand-new tab view. Scrolling down exposes a personalizable news feed.

Screenshots of the brand-new Microsoft Edge Store reveal a range of suitable extensions — a designer formerly recommended that Chrome ones will be supported together with existing Edge ones.


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Even if these Chrome-style screenshots are 100 percent legitimate, the new Edge is still in its early days and is likely to distinguish itself more from Google’s browser over time.

We don’t know when we’ll get an official look at the new Edge, and Microsoft declined to comment on the leaked screenshots.

First published March 5, 5:06 a.m. PT.
Updated at March 6, 2:30 a.m. PT: Adds that Microsoft declined to comment.