Firefox For Android Beta Unveils, Adds Private Browsing Mode, Customizable Home Screen Shortcuts, Support For ARMv6 Phones

Posted on Feb 26 2013 - 11:37am by Editorial Staff
Firefox Beta For Android

Firefox Beta For Android

It does not take much time for Mozilla to unveil its new beta version of Firefox since from last week when company announced Firefox 19. The beta version for Android adds a new private browsing mode, customizable home screen shortcuts and extended support for ARMv6 phones.

The feature Per-tab browsing allows you to switch between private and standard tabs within the same browsing session, helping protecting your privacy online and provides greater control over your personal data by allowing you to browse the Internet without saving any information about which websites and pages you have visited.

The second feature can let you customize the shortcut images on the home screen with your favorite or most frequently visited sites so that they can only a click away from you. While this new beta version also support an additional ARMv6 processor devices bringing the Firefox for Android Beta to roughly 25 million more devices.

Firefox for Android Beta is now available to phones with minimum requirements of 600MHz, 384MB, QVGA. New devices supported include: Samsung Galaxy Next (GT-S5570, GT-S5578), HTC Aria (S31HT), HTC Legend (A6363), Samsung Dart (SGH-T499), Samsung Galaxy Pop (SCH-i559), Samsung Galaxy Q (SGH-T589).

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