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A List of Mobile Web Browsers

The Top Mobile Web Browser List

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Mobile web browsers differ greatly in terms of features offered an operating systems supported. The best can display most websites and offer page zoom and keyboard shortcuts, while others can only display websites optimizes for mobile devices.

While some devices don't offer much of a choice in which mobile web browser you can use, many new devices are running operating systems like Windows Mobile that has several different mobile web browsers built for it. Mobile devices running the Symbian S60 also have a few choices for which mobile web browser you can use.

Opera Mobile

  • Key Features: Multiple tabs, Zoom-in
  • Operating System: Windows Mobile, Symbian
  • Price: $24

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Opera Mini

  • Key Features: Compressed downloads for fast browsing, Zoom-in
  • Operating System: Java
  • Price: Free

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Skyfire

  • Key Features: Display rich websites with Flash or widgets like YouTube, customizable zoom feature
  • Operating System: Android, iPhone, Symbian, Windows Mobile
  • Price: Free

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Safari

  • Key Features: Display rich websites like YouTube, zoom feature, excellent touch-based user interface
  • Operating System: iPhone
  • Price: Free with iPhone

Google Android

  • Key Features: Display rich websites, zoom feature, touch screen interface
  • Operating System: Google Android
  • Price: Free with Android

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Microsoft IE for Mobile

  • Key Features: Standard browser features
  • Operating System: Windows Mobile
  • Price: Free with Windows Mobile

Firefox Mobile

  • Key Features: Mutiple tabs, Awesomebar, password manager, Add-on support, PC-syncing
  • Operating System: Nokia Maemo, Windows Mobile 6.0 (alpha)
  • Price: Free

Bolt

  • Key Features: Split screen mode, Widgets
  • Operating System: Java MIDP 2.0
  • Price: Free

Teashark

  • Key Features: Compressed downloads, Multiple tabs
  • Operating System: Java MIDP 2.0
  • Price: Free

Blazer

  • Key Features: Standard browser features
  • Operating System: Palm OS
  • Price: Free with Palm OS

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