Hands down, the best thing about using an Android-powered smartphone is the fact that you can access the millions of apps and games that are available exclusively for smartphones that are running on Google’s operating systems. One of the best apps available on the Google Play Store is called Firefox for Android. This is a powerful mobile browser that offers the fastest web surfing experience that Android fans can access.
Nonetheless, the reason why Firefox for Android is making headlines on our website today is because the developers who are in charge of the mobile browser have just published a new update and we want to present everything there is to know about it while also showcasing Firefox for Android’s top five features.
Firefox for Android 68.1 Beta Update
The new update for Firefox for Android sports the 68.1 beta version number and it comes with a handful of bug fixes that are taking care of annoying issues. As the update’s version number implies, the only Firefox for Android users who can download the new update are those who are enrolled in the beta program.
Top Five Features
SEARCH INTELLIGENTLY & GET THERE FASTER
– Firefox anticipates your needs and intuitively provides multiple suggested and previously searched results across your favorite search engines. Every time.
– Easily access shortcuts to search providers including Wikipedia, Twitter and Amazon.
NEXT LEVEL PRIVACY
– Your privacy has been upgraded. Private Browsing with Tracking Protection blocks parts of Web pages that may track your browsing activity.
SYNC FIREFOX ACROSS YOUR DEVICES
– With a Firefox Account, access your history, bookmarks and open tabs from your desktop on your smartphone and tablet.
– Firefox also safely remembers your passwords across devices so you don’t have to.
INTUITIVE VISUAL TABS
– Intuitive visual and numbered tabs easily let you find content for future reference.
– Open as many tabs as you like without losing track of your open Web pages.
ADD-ONS FOR EVERYTHING
– Take control of your Web experience by personalizing Firefox with add-ons like ad blockers, password and download managers and more.
Ernestina Saenz Salcido is a reporter for News Lair. She mostly writes on her free time about gadgets and tech news. When she’s not working she takes care of her 2 daughters.