Phone Scoop

printed November 24, 2015
See this page online at:

Home  ›  News  ›

Full Opera Mobile Browser Headed to Android 'Soon'

Article Comments  5  

Oct 14, 2010, 7:22 AM   by Eric M. Zeman   @phonescooper

Opera Software today confirmed that it plans to offer its full Opera Mobile browser to the Android platform in the next month. According to Opera, Opera Mobile for Android will support hardware acceleration and pinch-to-zoom. Opera says that the new browser will be available to all versions of the Android platform. It can be downloaded directly from Opera or from the Android Market once the software is ready. Opera Mini is already available to Android devices.

more info at Opera Software »



This forum is closed.

This forum is closed.


Oct 14, 2010, 2:13 PM

Opera Mobile and Opera Mini

What's the difference between Opera Mobile and Opera Mini?
Opera Mini - Java based, lightweight browser, uses Opera Proxy servers that compress the data, speeding up download of web pages. Also squishes the web page to fit the phone's screen resolution.

Opera Mobile - Natively coded, feature rich browser. ...

Oct 14, 2010, 9:20 PM

Awesome news!

Opera's great. And alternatives only drive competition.

Oct 14, 2010, 12:35 PM

no WP7? j/k !!

i love my samsung captivate with 2.2
i'm in no hurry to get WP7, i love my android!
on android, one look at homescreen i can see my upcoming appointments, news & weather, twitter updates, and last missed called! can WP7 do that with one look at screen? haha
Page  1  of 1

Subscribe to Phone Scoop News with RSS Follow @phonescoop on Twitter Phone Scoop on Facebook Subscribe to Phone Scoop on YouTube Follow on Instagram


All content Copyright 2001-2015 Phone Factor, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Content on this site may not be copied or republished without formal permission.