Downloads for Windows, Linux i686, Mac OS X and other builds are also available in multiple languages.
* Built in Phishing Protection - also allows users to use a custom block list or one form Google. More details here.
* Search suggestions now appear with search history in the search box for Google, Yahoo! and Answers.com
* Changes to tabbed browsing behavior - A close button on tabs.
* Ability to re-open accidentally closed tabs
* Better support for previewing and subscribing to web feeds
* Inline spell checking in text boxes - no need for addons like ASpell, it's built-in now!
* Search plugin manager for removing and re-ordering search engines - very useful
* New microsummaries feature for bookmarks
* Automatic restoration of your browsing session if there is a crash
* New combined and improved Add-Ons manager for extensions and themes
* New Windows installer based on Nullsoft Scriptable Install System
* Support for client-side session and persistent storage
* Extended search plugin format
* Updates to the extension system to provide enhanced security and to allow for easier localization of extensions
* Support for SVG text using svg:textPath
Most features are available to current users of Firefox 1.5 with the aid of extensions like TabMix Plus and Google SafeBrowsing plugin etc. but having these features built right into the core of the browser makes things much easier "out-of-the-box".
This is a BETA version and there are known issues. Please read and understand them thoroughly.
Edited by sparx, 13 July 2006 - 08:54 AM.