- Faster than many
- Easy to use, especially if the user is already familiar with Firefox
- Fairly light on PC resources
- User can scan web-pages for malware right from the browser
- Uses an exclusive integrated DNS service (aims to make pages load more quickly)
- Privacy and performance enhancements over Firefox core
- Compatible with Firefox plug-ins
- Portable install mode available—take IceDragon with you wherever you go!
- Closely tied to Mozilla Firefox
- those who boycott Mozilla may not be comfortable with this product
- Uses the same engine as Mozilla Firefox and its forks and spin-offs. For those seeking a different option, this may not be suitable.