Android operating system enabled products are well option to spend your time useful. Especially on surfing side, android is very flexible and user friendly with a large support of applications. Android comes with inbuilt standard internet web browser as default but you can download a bunch of web browsers from Google Play (previously known as Android market place) depend on our need and taste.
Let us check out the top five web browser for android device, but before let into post, we should clear something. What is the difference between computer browser and mobile browser? Of course the screen size is the vital factor and browser speed, user friendly and extra features also must take in count. So here is the best five browser based on our knowledge.
Dolphin Browser has been developing Dolphin Browser® HD and obviously they deserved the top spot because of their valuable effort on built a user friendly web browser. Dolphin browser makes web browsing as smart and easier. It has tabbed browsing feature that nearly similar to Google chrome, and works very fast even high number tabs you opened. Most excited feature on it is Gesture support, yes you can control by draw on your screen (for example you can close the current tab by drawing ‘x’) and can edit or create new gesture at anytime. Gesture for bookmarks makes easier to go to a websites within seconds. It has received 4.7 out 5 ratings on Google play apps centre. And it won the award of number two spot on CNET’s top 100 android apps for 2011 and got number one place on PC Mag’s top 40 free apps for the same year.
Opera mini web browser has been developing by Opera Developer ASA and I hope don’t need to explain what is opera browser because they already doing well on browser side for personal computers. Opera mini web browser is a free version that featured with a lot of facilities. Speed dial and easily manageable bookmarks are plus points on Opera mini. It does adjust web pages to your screen size, it helps to read a page flawless. It was rated 4.4 out of five and almost more than 231K users downloaded so far.
Firefox browser is developed by well known ‘Mozilla’ uncharitable company, they extends their good work by extends into mobile. Unfortunately Firefox not supports minimum configuration mobile phones but works well on tablets and high speed mobile phones. Add-ons and passionate bookmarks handling are the key features on it. Firefox is rated at 3.5 out of 5 and it reflects they have to do more job on upgrading this application.
Another one super fast web browser that able to load very fast, Skyfire is the developer on it. Tech crunch awarded it as 2nd best all time best application on android and Appolicious/Yahoo also ranked the same. Skyfire web browser is well known and famous for the feature of one click social networking and social sharing. Flash video support also a welcome feature on it. Over all well designed user friendly application for android mobiles. Was rated as 4.3 out 5 and crossed the 143K users download already.
It is mobile version of opera mini web browser that was released by Opera software ASA. They created a dedicated interface for mobile screens; it works fast and furious but converts almost all sites as mobile page. It compresses data and serves it so any web page can load very fast; it compresses almost 90% of data in a page. Otherwise it remains the same of previous opera web browser. Opera Mobile web browser rated as 4.4 out of five and crossed 113K downloads already.