What are the best web browsers for Android?

asked by Anonymous
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8 solutions
  1. 22

    #1Google Chrome

    Google Chrome

    Google Chrome is a web browser developed by Google LLC. Initially released as a browser for Windows, this freeware application was later on release for iOS, macOS, Linux, and Android. This also includes extensions and plugins.

    Software

    Android, iOS, Windows, Mac, Linux

    Free

    Gabriel Salgado
    Written on March 6, 2019
    "Google Chrome is the default web browser for Android for a good reason, it's almost as seamless as its pc counterpart when it comes to browsing and downloading. It rarely crashes for me."
  2. 15

    #2Opera Mini

    Opera Mini

    Opera Mini is a lightweight browsing app for Android and iOS devices created by Opera Software AS. Its features include blocking ads, saving data, unlimited tabs, private browsing, night mode, and video boost.

    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Michael Kennedy
    Written on March 6, 2019
    "Opera Mini is the best Android web browser for blocking ads and popups. That's already a HUGE PLUS for me!!!"
  3. 9

    #3UC Browser

    UC Browser

    UC Browser is a web browser that enhances download speeds and helps you to save data when you access data consuming sites like Facebook or when you are consuming videos. 

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Jerry Miller
    Written on March 6, 2019
    "Google chrome is not the best for downloading videos on the internet to your phone, this is where UC browser comes in. For a mobile web browser, it makes it really simple to DL all kinds of videos. It has a lot of ads but that isn't really an issue for me."
  1. 4

    #4Mozilla Firefox

    Mozilla Firefox

    Mozilla Firefox is a web browser developed by Mozilla Foundation and Mozilla Corp. Compatible with Linux, macOS, Windows, Fire TV, and other operating systems, Firefox features private browsing, spell-checking, plugins, and so on.

    Software

    Android, iOS, Windows, Mac

    Free

    Carol Henry
    Written on March 6, 2019
    "This is the only lightweight web browser that has never disappointed me, unlike Opera and Chrome. Mozilla makes it real simple to browse multiple tabs and download without crashing excessively."
  2. 2

    #5Opera

    Opera

    Opera is a web browser developed by Opera Software AS. Featuring a built-in ad blocker and VPN, this free browser is compatible with Linux, Mac, and Windows computers. Opera is also available as a USB portable browser.

    Software

    Android, Windows, Mac, Linux

    Free

    Wei Zhang
    Written on March 6, 2019
    "Although i prefer mozilla anyday, opera is also a good web browser if you do light browsing on your android device."
  3. 2

    #6Puffin Web Browser

    Puffin Web Browser

    Puffin Web Browser is a mobile browsing app created by CloudMosa, Inc. It offers cloud protection for safe browsing, regularly updated Flash player, and bandwidth management. Only works in US.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Amanda Gomez
    Written on March 6, 2019
    "Puffin is almost an unknown choice for android browsers maybe because of the ads but it plays flash pretty well!"
  4. 2

    #7Maxthon

    Maxthon

    Maxthon Browser is a free web browser released in 2005 for Windows, Mac, and more. It features built-in note-taking took, password manager, email addresses manager, ad blocker, night mode, multi-tab management, and so on.

    Software

    Android, iOS, Windows, Mac

    Free

    Andrew Schultz
    Written on March 6, 2019
    "Quick tabs make it really simple to control the problem with ads, but other than that, pretty neat web browser for Android."
  5. 1

    #8APUS Browser

    APUS Browser

    APUS browser is the best performing web browser for low-end smartphones. The mobile web browser is great for daily needs and nothing else which is available on Android devices.

    Apps

    Android

    Free

    Ana María Alarcón
    Written on March 6, 2019
    "This a really good web browsing app for Android but the ads can be bothersome. I hope this issue can be addressed."

Summary

Best What are the best web browsers for Android
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Google ChromeSoftware 22 Free
2Opera MiniApps 15 Free
3UC Browser Apps 9 Free
4Mozilla FirefoxSoftware 4 Free
5OperaSoftware 2 Free
6Puffin Web BrowserApps 2 Free
7MaxthonSoftware 2 Free
8APUS BrowserApps 1 Free
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