If you want to continue running Firefox, yet would prefer to run an application that takes full advantage of your 64-bit operating system, then Waterfox is certainly a contender.
Waterfox is essentially Mozilla Firefox's code compiled as a 64-bit application for Windows. It includes support for all of Firefox's features including plug-ins, extensions and everything else you expect Firefox to do. Visually, the only different layout feature you might notice is the blue logo.
At the end of reviewing this program, we are actually in the middle of replacing many of our Firefox installations with Waterfox!
In the end, highly recommended.Waterfox features and highlights:
Waterfox is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from internet browsers without restrictions. Waterfox 49.0.2 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).
Compatibility with this Firefox browser software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from Waterfox.
We have tested Waterfox 49.0.2 against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]