Android an' Droid App: Opera Mobile 10.1 Beta Faster Browser


Android Opera Mobile 10.1 Beta browser is now available in the Android Market for free.

Opera claims that it will give Android users more speed and functionality.

Opera Mobile offers faster page loading than other browsers and a highly fluid panning, scrolling and smooth zooming experience. Speed Dial, another Opera innovation, gives quick and easy access to the user's favorite websites, while the password manager saves the user from cumbersome mobile-phone typing.  Users should experience better browsing on slow or congested networks with Opera Turbo, which provides up to 80 percent data compression.

Opera Mobile 10.1 Beta for Android also features:

  • Easy tab management with visual tabs.
  • Opera Presto rendering engine.
  • Sync your bookmarks across devices with Opera Link.
  • Ability to be set as the default browser.
  • Geolocation support.
  • Scalable Vector Graphics support.

Download Opera Mobile directly to the Android phone for free from the Android Market or at  For more information, visit

Opera Mobile is available for Android users in the following 18 versions: Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian Bokmål, Norwegian Nynorsk, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Swedish.

"Android users now have a better choice when it comes to using a browser on their mobile devices," said Lars Boilesen, CEO, Opera Software.  "With Opera's new browser for Android, we give users the opportunity to access the web, using the best tools available."