We have heard that Opera was bringing some new browsers to Android devices, and today they have officially landed in the market. Opera Mini 7 brings a faster browsing experience and allows you to pan around sites quicker thanks to hardware acceleration. In addition they have expanded the ability to their "speed dials" which give quick and easy access to your favorite websites without needing to access the bookmarks or use the keyboard. They have cut up to 90 percent of the data transfer out, so if you are on a limited data plan, or traveling and don't want to rack up a crazy bill, this is a browser for you. Hit the break for download links, and try it out for yourself.
Opera Mini 7: The must-have app for Android available today
Oslo, Norway - March 28, 2012 - At last! The wait for Opera Mini 7 is over.
Taking a page from Etta James, Opera Mini 7 is "a thrill to press your cheek to" for Android users. Today, Opera Software launched the Opera Mini 7 web browser in a final version for the Android platform.
This must-have app is your web surfing soulmate. 160 million monthly users of Opera Mini already know that this must-have app makes web browsing on your phone faster and can help save costs. If you're watching your mobile data diet, now's the time to go download the Opera Mini 7 app from the Android Market.
What's new, Stu?
Glad you asked, Max! Opera Mini 7 for Android makes browsing faster and panning around sites smoother, thanks to improved hardware acceleration.
Feeling boxed in by only nine favorite Speed Dial sites on the Home Screen? With Opera Mini 7, you get as many Speed Dial buttons as you'll ever want. Add all the sites you want to see right from the moment you start up your browser. No more messing around with fiddly mobile keyboards or bookmarks.
Perfect travel companion
Ever needed to look something up online when you're away from your home mobile network? Using the web while traveling can turn into an expensive adventure ... unless you're an Opera Mini user on Android. Opera Mini 7 compresses, squeezes and jams webpages from the network into your phone.
Up to 90% of the original data gets cut out, so not only do you use less data, but you also get where you want to go on the web even faster. You'll also save time on slow networks. It's the must-have web-travel companion!
Download Opera Mini 7 from Android Market or m.opera.com
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