I don't use Firefox very much but I do tend to download most things with it. This is mainly due to force of habit as I have had it on the computer since the day after I bought it (it was the first thing I ever downloaded onto this laptop). Also it has a good download manager & virus scans anything downloaded. I can also use the McAfee Site Advisor
with it. I recently added NoScript
K-Meleon ~ Not a Melon!