Originally Posted by WolfShade
@rnd me: I'm just exploring and experimenting with webStorage, and trying to push the limits, get a good feel for it. I really like what it's capable of, even if not practical. The fact that it has a large capacity (5-10Mb on most browsers, .
actually, the limit is much lower. webkit uses UTC16, whereas most text needs only 8bits/char. This puts the limit at ~2.5mb in webkit, as does IE8+9. there is no way to increase the localStorage in firefox's about
:config and chrome has said flat out that the quota is never going to be adjusted.
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(2013/10/31) IE7:0.5, IE8:8.6, IE9:5.3, IE10:12.3, FF:17.7, CH:41.8, SF:8.1, MOBILE:20.4