See how Internet Explorer 9 stacks up against other browsers. Image Microsoft

People love a good debate and nothing gets the blood boiling more than some "my browser is better than yours" name calling. Using only fact, we compare the features and capabilities of Internet Explorer 9 with a bunch of other popular browsers; Firefox 4.0 beta and Google Chrome beta.

See how they stack up against each other in a variety of different categories including usability, safety and protection, plus which copes best with HTML5 webpages. Here's what we uncovered:

Internet Explorer 9 compared to other browsers

[All information factually correct as of March 2011 and available to view at http://windows.microsoft.com/en-GB/internet-explorer/products/ie-9/compare-browsers. The views expressed here are not necessarily those of Microsoft.]