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YouTube videos played back in Chrome seem not as sharp as compared to Firefox (on Windows XP).

Is this just my imagination or is there a technical reason for this?

It seems like Firefox spawns a separate process to handle Flash. Could this be the reason?

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Can you post a screenshot of two similar frames to support your claim? For what it's worth, I don't see any difference. – slhck Aug 15 '11 at 14:55
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The quality is dependent upon the quality you select in the flash player. Perhaps you have an extension that selects a higher-quality default in firefox than in chrome, but the same levels of quality are available in both.

(For what it's worth, chrome has always run flash and other extensions in their own processes.)

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I do not recall anything about video quality setting – ajreal Aug 15 '11 at 14:52
@ajreal – Sathya Aug 15 '11 at 14:53
Yup, I think probably I just over thinking... – ajreal Sep 13 '11 at 17:21

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