According to Statcounter’s November 2013 browser statistics for SA, Internet Explorer is the most popular browser with a market share of 36.76%. Chrome is a close second with 33.23%, and Firefox third with 15.75%.
Over the last few years Internet Explorer’s local market share plummeted from around 80% to below 40%.
The biggest benefactor of this decline was Google’s Chrome browser, as shown in the graph below.
MyBroadband’s browser stats
When looking at MyBroadband’s visitors, who are typically tech-savvy individuals, Chrome is by far the most popular browser.