auto-tab-discard VS tab_suspender_firefox

Compare auto-tab-discard vs tab_suspender_firefox and see what are their differences.


Use native tab discarding method to automatically reduce memory usage of inactive tabs (by rNeomy)


A very lightweight tab suspender that reduces an overall memory usage of firefox, uses firefox native discard api (by pradeep-mishra)
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auto-tab-discard tab_suspender_firefox
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672 50
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7.0 2.8
4 months ago 20 days ago
JavaScript JavaScript
Mozilla Public License 2.0 MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of auto-tab-discard. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-06-08.


Posts with mentions or reviews of tab_suspender_firefox. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing auto-tab-discard and tab_suspender_firefox you can also consider the following projects:

thegreatsuspender - A chrome extension for suspending all tabs to free up memory

min - A fast, minimal browser that protects your privacy

RecipeFilter - Chrome extension that focuses recipes front and center on food blogs

xdotool - fake keyboard/mouse input, window management, and more

tabist - Simple Tab Manager Extension for Chrome and Firefox.

CodeRibbon - Navigate your code in an infinite timeline of code patches!

winger - Window Manager: A Firefox web extension for switching windows and moving tabs between windows

tablist - copy and paste lists of open tabs

keepassxc - KeePassXC is a cross-platform community-driven port of the Windows application “Keepass Password Safe”.

OneTab-Night-Mode - Little theme for the onetab page to make it less eye raping.

webextension-window-titler - Label your Firefox windows and profiles by modifying window title

TabList - A free alternative tablist with fewer options