- It's a bit faster
- fits in better with the rest of the desktop.
- Hopefully it shares more memory with the rest of the applications I run, but you never know.
- Typing Bookmarks in the Location bar is more sensible. (You type the name of the site, not the URL).
- No add-blocking (coming in Epiphany Extensions for 1.6)
- Doesn't help the "we're all running Firefox" argument