This is the first time I’ve done and performance tests between HTML5 and Flash. Lets see how this goes.
Firstly the computer I’m running is
The web browser I’m running is Google Chrome Version 19.0.1084.46
I watched a YouTube video http://www.youtube.com/watch?NR=1&feature=endscreen&v=iMP3PsKmcyU in 720p HD full screen
I watched the video in Flash v184.108.40.206 and the system resources looks as like
I went to the url http://www.youtube.com/html5 and enabled HTML5
Watched the same video again in HTML5 and the system resources looks as like
I was pleased by the cpu load reduction but I was very impressed by the improved picture quality.
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Good post. I will be dealing with many of these issues as well..