Performance Benchmarks: Java And Silverlight
GUIMark JAVA 5 Swing
Opera, Firefox, and Chrome make up the top three (respectively), all displaying about 41 frames per second. With 33.5 FPS, Safari takes fourth place, just a frame and a half per second ahead of IE9.
Google Chrome still places first in Silverlight performance, followed closely by Microsoft's own IE9. Opera takes third place, with Firefox 4 just behind in fourth. In last place, Safari is noticeably behind the pack.