Opera Mini - fast web browser review
As the name suggests, the Opera Mini fast web browsers offers a quick browsing experience and comes with a ton of impressive features. Unlike other browsers, it helps you save on your data and download from a range of sites, with full security.
Featuring a classic, simple design and user interface, the Opera Mini is similar to its other versions and looks elegant. Easy to utilize, all its tabs and functions are clearly shown. Equipped with a speed dial, popular news feed, entertainment, sports and more, it features a menu located at the bottom right hand side of the app which includes bookmarks, offline pages, and history and downloads. These can be easily accessed along with any multiple tabs and websites that are open. Overall the app is straightforward and clear-cut.
One of the key features of the Opera Mini app is its ability to save your data, thanks to its special data compression mechanism. With this you are able to keep a track of the amount of data utilized. It also comes with a built-in ad blocker that allows you to surf freely without any distractions. The app comes with background downloads that allow you to download any video or clip and view them whenever you get the time. Along with these handy features, the Opera Mini browser gives you up to date news and updates on all the top stories that are taking place around the globe. You can add your choice of news updates from a variety of categories in relation to sports, entertainment, weather and more. Apart from these features, the app gives you a private browsing mode that will remove all traces of your browsing history, a night mode for reducing the brightness of your screen automatically; a multitasking feature, allowing you to browse more than one website at one time and many more useful features.
The app comes with a sleek UI that is easy to comprehend even if you are using the browser for the first time. With all its features, functions and settings clearly shown on different tabs and windows on the app, you can easily access exactly what you are looking for by navigating the app. It runs fairly smoothly without any lagging or delay in loading websites. Some of its features allow quick access to your favorite sites, like the speed dial and the bookmarking option. These are handy and enhance your overall browsing experience, ensuring that you do not have to search for a particular site, or look through your browsing history. With its private browsing tab you get optimal privacy on that particular tab and you can rest assured there will be no trace of the sites browsed. With everything you need available on the app itself, including downloads, you do not need to look for any file you downloaded as you can access it from the download list.
The Opera Mini app is free to download and available for all devices that run on Symbian OS and Java. It can be installed on any smart phone or tablet with Android, iOS, Windows and Blackberry operating systems.
Equipped with a wide range of useful features, Opera Mini offers you with a great user experience, giving you anything you would virtually require from a traditional browser and more. Unlike other browsers it comes with some impressive functions that make it stand out from the rest, mostly because of its data saving mode and in-built ad blocker. With an easy to understand outlook and interface, the app comes with all the necessary functionalities that you would require to browse the web with ease.