Tired of your default browser! try these alternatives.
A browser is a gateway to access everything on the other side of the internet. A browser connects you and the whole world through the internet. There are tones of browsers which can do the same but, some really stands out compared to others. In our quest for best browsers, we took privacy, data handling, the speed of the browser under consideration. So, here are our top 5 browsers for android.
Firefox focus is privacy focused browser developed by Mozilla. It comes with tracking protection and content blocking. Firefox focus blocks ad trackers and ads. By doing this web pages load faster. On the other hand, Firefox focus is so minimalistic and lightweight. one of the outstanding function of Firefox Focus is whenever you close the app all of your search histories, passwords and cookies will be erased completely so, that you won’t get followed those things. so, if you are looking for a minimalist yet powerful browser then Firefox Focus give it a try. Firefox Focus is available for both iOS and android.
Developers of DuckDuckGo claims that they protect the user’s privacy. It avoids the use of a filter bubble for personalized search results. Hence, everyone will get the same search results independent of location or browsing habits. It blocks all the advertising trackers and third-party cookies. It forces the site to use a secured connection so that you will not leak any of your personal data to malicious websites. Another great feature of this website is that it shows something called “privacy grade” whenever you visit a site by this one can decide whether to trust or not to trust the particular website. DuckDuckGo also has this “fire button” feature, by clicking it will erase all the data and tabs. This so handy at times. overall it lets you take control of your own data.
Orfox is another great browser which is built on Firefox. Firefox requires an app called “Orbot” to work with. Both of these apps are developed by The Tor Project. Orfox works as a tor browser, with the help of Orbot, it makes your internet traffic to flow through two or more proxy servers so that no one can look into your data. In other words, you will be totally anonymous. It prevents the sites you visit from learning your physical location by hiding your original IP address. But, the only most annoying thing about Orfox, in fact, all the Tor-based browsers out there, is that they get very slow at times as it needs to connect to two or more relays. Rather than this, it comes in with HTTPs everywhere for secured connection. You will get to add more extensions as it supports some of the Firefox extensions.
Orfox is available for Android to download from play store.
Brave Browser has a built-in adblocker to provide you an ad-free browsing experience. The developers claim that Brave blocks ads, trackers which leads to efficient browsing with less usage of battery. Brave also comes with HTTPs everywhere, 3rd party cookie blocking, script blocking. Brave also has a good-looking interface. It has all the common features like incognito mode, tabs, and everything.you can download Brave Browser from play store
You may have used Firefox browser in desktop now it is also available to use in Android devices. Firefox is one of the best Android browsers which provides a great browsing experience to the users. The one of the best thing that stands out in Firefox Browser is that its ability to install the add-ons. Add-ons are like extension which enhances the ability of the browser.you can even sync tabs, bookmarks, history across the devices if you have a firefox account.you can download Firefox from Play store.