List of Best Web Browsers for Android

List of Best Web Browsers for Android

In today’s era, web browsers have become a necessity in every household. Be it an online dealing or interacting with friends across the globe, web browsers always come in handy. They help us search about various things including methods to cook a delicious meal, novels to read and latest fashion trends to follow. Many students also use these web browsers to get information about a chapter they were being taught at school or to complete an assignment. The use of web browsers has increased greatly in android phones as the phones have become more technologically advanced by time. You may often find it difficult to choose amongst the wide range of web browsers that are today available to you. However, there are a few web browsers that can be considered to be the best for android mobile phones. Here is a list of the best web browsers for android.

Google Chrome

Google Chrome - List of Best Web Browsers for Android

One of the most popular web browsers, Google Chrome (commonly known as Chrome) has a usage of 65% across the globe. It was developed by Google LLC in 2008 for Microsoft Windows. It was soon made available for Android, macOS, iOS and Linux. Chrome has a market share of 56% with all platforms combined. It has various features that help make the searches easier. This includes an advertisement blocking feature that helps save a lot of time of a user. Moreover, it also has a bookmark feature that can help you go to the website you may often visit. In addition to this, Google Chrome is also very considerate about your security and protects all of your searches and search history. It also warns if the website you want to visit is harmful.


Firefox - List of Best Web Browsers for Android

Created in 2002, Firefox is a free web browser whose sibling, Firefox for android, is available on all android phones. It was created by Mozilla Foundation and its subsidiary, Mozilla Corporation. During the beta phase of Firefox, it became highly popular amongst its testers and was liked for its high speed and security. Its popularity kept on increasing and in 2009, its 3.5 version was the most popular web browser across the world. Firefox has many features including its implementation of various web standards. Its standards include: HTML4 (almost full HTML5), XML, XHTML, MathML, SVG 2 (partial), [67][68] CSS (with extensions),[69] ECMAScript (JavaScript), DOM, XSLT, XPath, and APNG (Animated PNG) images with alpha transparency. Firefox also has a great security check that blocks any wrong website and also protects any crucial information including search history and bookmarks.

Opera Mini

Opera Mini - List of Best Web Browsers for Android

Developed by Opera Software AS Company, Opera mini opens web page after requesting them through Opera Software’s compression proxy server. The compression server has to first process the information, compresses the requested web page, and then sends them to the mobile phone. Today, the compression ratio has increased by ninety percent that has led to an increase in search speed by two to three times. The users of Opera mini have been increasing since its first launch. In 2012, it was reported that the users have increased to twenty five million. A very prominent feature of Opera mini is its browsing tools that enable quick access to your frequently used websites. By default, there are Google and Wikipedia as the browsing tool but users can add more by desire. It also has a night mode that protects your eyes against high intensities of light. Another notable feature of Opera mini is the availability of bookmarks. You can save a searched website by putting a bookmark on it and visit it sometime later.