What’s new in Google’s V8 JavaScript engine Version 7

The V8 Version 7.4 beta lays the groundwork for possible future iOS support

The beta V8 Version 7.4 is now available, with the potential to expand the engine’s footprint to platforms such as Apple iOS. V8 is Google’s open source JavaScript and WebAssembly engine for the Chrome browser. It is a staple in both the Chrome browser and the Node.js JavaScript runtime.

Where to download Google V8

You can the download the production version of Google V8 from the Chromium V8 repo.

Future version: What’s new in V8 Version 7.4

With the production version due in April 2019, Google V8 beta 7.4 has the following new features:

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