Oslo, Norway Thursday - Opera Software released the latest beta version of the world's most popular browser for mobile phones, Opera Mini 5, on the Android platform. Opera Mini 5 beta for Android carries a fast and cost-efficient Web experience to any handset make on the Android platform.
50 million users worldwide, allows Web browsing on nearly any handset by compressing data by up to 90% before sending content to the phone, resulting in appreciably improved page loading and speed. With a simple, easy-to-use interface, Opera Mini offers a desktop-like Web browsing experience on a mobile phone, with favorite features like Speed Dial, tabbed browsing, password manager and bookmarks. With Opera Mini optimized for Android, many people will be capable of get a PC-like browsing experience on their mobile handsets.
“Android users should not have to negotiation when it comes to surfing the Web on their phones. Opera Mini will offer Android users a fast and reasonable access to their favorite Web sites and services,” said Dag Olav Norem, Vice President of Products, and Opera Software.