Mozilla Firefox Web Browser 84.0 is now available for download.
Firefox 84 is a big release. WebRender is enabled by default in Linux Gnome on X to speed up page rendering. For Wayland sessions, you can manually enable the following features:
about:config Page, search, enable
The new browser release also includes native support for new versions of the M1 processor for Apple Silicon hardware, MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, and Mac mini.
Other features Firefox 84.0 include:
- Final release with support for Adobe Flash.
- Search for the shortcut in the address bar.
- Security fixes etc.
How to get Firefox 84.0 on Ubuntu:
Ubuntu continues to publish the latest Firefox packages through its main Ubuntu security and update repositories. Please wait. Firefox84.0 will be ready for all current Ubuntu releases within a few days.
If you can’t wait, Mozilla offers the official Linux portable package. This package allows you to run an executable file to launch Firefox. And you can download it from the link below: