How big retailers measure up on consistency (seconds)
Retailer
Internet Explorer
Firefox
Apple.com
0.59
0.88
Dell.com
0.60
0.92
Overstock.com
0.66
0.74
OfficeMax.com
0.88
0.88
OfficeDepot.com
1.07
1.13
Walmart.com
1.13
1.29
Amazon.com
1.18
1.30
VictoriasSecret.com
1.24
1.99
Williams-Sonoma.com
1.35
1.74
QVC.com
1.44
2.24
LLBean.com
1.63
1.67
HPShopping.com
1.94
1.73
Amway.com
1.95
1.43
Toysrus.com
2.00
2.40
Newegg.com
2.03
2.04
Gap.com
2.06
1.18
HSN.com
2.14
2.43
Costco.com
2.25
2.10
Staples.com
2.53
2.64
CDW.com
2.84
4.02
Sears.com
2.91
7.03
Benchmark average
1.64
1.99

All data for this report is collected by Gomez, with one measurement per hour from 12 U.S. Internet backbone locations. The Consistency calculation is the standard variation of successful tests over the period measured.