Android is no doubt becoming more and more popular OS in the world and is expected to the overtake Apple by the next year. One of the main features of android is its internet connectivity. The default web browser that is provided by the android stack is not sufficient to meet all the demands and requirements of the users. So the Google Play has a number of good web browsers which can act as good alternatives to the default web browser that is offered by the Android stack. Here are the top 5 web browsers that are available across the Android platform.
Opera Mini 5: This is undoubtedly the best web browser that is available for all the mobile platforms. This browser is fast and lightweight. The reason for the lightweight operation of this browser lies in its ability of its servers who render the web content for mobile viewing so that it can be used effectively on the mobile phone. This also saves money as most of the data is available on the servers and there is data transfer onto your mobile phone. The Speed Dial would show up all the favorite websites which are accessed frequently by you.
Dolphin Browser HD: This is another highly used web browser in android. The impressive features which have been offered in the web browser include sleek scrolling and smooth tabs, full screen mode, web to PDF tool, screen capture mode, download options, gesture recognition, voice commands, tabbed browsing, speed dial, sidebars and much more.
Fennec: This is the code name for the Mozilla Firefox which is one of the popular web browsers in the world. Some of the features which are offered in this device include synchronization across different devices, bookmarks, customization of browser quickly and effectively, tabbed browsing, Location Aware browsing and much more. Besides this, there is an extensive collection of themes and plugins which are supported by this web browser so that its usability can be improved.
SkyFire web browser: This is another impressive web browser that helps to support the flash videos on the mobile phones. This browser has been rated as one of the best some of the top tech magazines and websites. The SkyFire web browser is basically a social mobile browser that provides you a tight integration with some of the social networks of the world. Some of the features which are offered by this browser include Facebook quickview, user agent switching, popular pages, fireplace feed reader, Onetouch search button, Facebook Like Button, Google Reader and much more.
Maxthon Android Web Browser: This is another light weight and fast web browser that is slowly and steadily becoming popular on the Google Play. There are about 550 million downloads that have been done and still going strong. Some of the cool features which are offered by the Maxthon Web Browser include private browsing, sync to cloud, full screen, add on support, ad free, gesture recognition, WAP and WWW switching, tabbed browsing, download manager, personalization and much more.