Opera Mini stable web browser
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Opera Mini web browser, for Windows Phones, has now exited beta and the full version is now available for download.

Opera Mini is claimed to be the fastest web browser for Windows Phones. The stable version comes with the following newer features/enhancements:

What's new?

  • Speed Dial: Allows users to place favourite websites on the home screen of the web browser. Provision is made for adding additional entries here as well.
  • Combined address and search bar: Allows users to initiate Google searches by directly typing into the address bar, instead of having to open up a new Google Search webpage.
  • Tab switching: Allows users to have multiple open tabs at any point in time, and switch between these quickly.

Apart from the above newer aspects, Opera Mini web browser for Windows Phone, also provides the following generic list of features found in the previous beta version:

  • Browse faster: Experience the web at high speeds without compromising the way websites load on your phone.
  • Use less data: Opera Mini saves your data plan by compressing the amount of data passed from websites.
  • Navigate easily: The updated interface is more native to Windows Phone, making Opera Mini easier to use and beautiful to look at.
  • Be social: Share your favourite content across social media instantly!
  • Browse safely: Opera's focus on security and data privacy keeps you safer on the web.

App download and pre-requisites:

The stable version of Opera Mini is available to download from the Windows Phone Store.

  • App Publisher: Opera Software
  • App Download Size: 3MB
  • App Customised for: Windows Phone 8.1
  • Current version of App: 8.0.4.66
  • App pre-requisites: phone identity, music library, photos library, media playback, data services, movement and directional sensor, web browser component, videos library, HD720P (720x1280), WVGA (480x800), WXGA (768x1280).