The presence of web on the mobile devices is a pretty old idea now. Apart from boosting the sales of mobile phones in the recent past, it has altogether revolutionized the experience of using mobile-web. This has also led to the emergence of innumerable mobile software operating companies that are trying to get a foothold in the mobile industry.
Opera is one such software company that has always endeavored to build up the fastest and the most technologically advanced browsers for phones, tablets and a number of operating systems like, Windows, Linux and Mac. Hence, it is gaining popularity in the international market, and will soon become the most preferred browsers of the world. However, Opera Mini, the mobile version of the software has proved to be the best web browser, the mobile device market has produced so far. It makes it possible to access the web on even the simplest of handsets, with small screens and limited memory. It has surpassed the other mobile browsing experience of the world like, Apple’s Safari and the Blackberry Browser.
Opera Mini, made in the Opera browser for Smartphone, gives you great fun filled experience with quick data access facility. It can also save your bandwidth quota by converting the data. Thus, it is in the path of becoming the undisputed king of mobile web browsers.
Here are some of the virtues of the Opera Mini browser:
- Speed: The greatest strength of Opera Mini lies in its speed. The upgraded version of Opera 9.7 uses compression technology that enables its server to pack the pages of the website you want to visit, thereby accelerating the overall browsing process considerably. Features, like the address bar, shortcut keys and touch screen control, saves you time and effort while performing basic tasks, such as entering addresses or scrolling rapidly through the pages.
- Unparalleled mobile Web experience: Experience the thrill of Web browsing on your mobile phone like never before with Opera Mini. The software provides you with a neat, effortless and delightful user experience over your smart phone. It allows you to have full view of your web pages in compliance with the web standards, letting you enjoy the full glory of the page. Most of the browsers lack this attribute. Moreover, the well designed user interface of the software allows its users to navigate efficiently and gracefully on both touch screens and keypad devices. The browser can be easily adjusted according to the need of the users by switching between portrait and landscape mode. One can also smoothly adjust the font size for easy readability.
- Save money on data charges: Browsing the web on your mobile phone using the opera browser can be a smart choice as it can save money on your phone bills by reducing the data usage substantially. Opera Mini compresses the web pages by 90 %, using only a tenth of the bandwidth of other browsers. However, Opera Turbo can compress the data up to 80% thereby saving your money considerably.
- Unmatched tools: Opera-mini include some unmatched tools for attaching file to web-based email, uploading content and photos to one’s blog or site and also downloading attachments from email which can be stored in phone memory. Opera-mini also gives an option for saving the pages offline, so that one can view the page even when one is not connected to the network. All these miscellaneous tools of Opera Mini are sure to give a unique web experience over the wireless device making browsing smoother and faster.
WordPress Experience with Opera Mini
Installation of ‘WordPress Mobile Pack’ along with the Opera Mini software on your mobile phone can give you an ‘out of the box’ experience of enjoying the application. The combination of both enhances the look and feel of the website; makes navigation effortless and scrolling becomes much simpler than before. It works well for comment moderation, minor edits to posts and upgrading plug-ins. To add more fun to this, one can also find resized images on individual blog post along with a commenting form.
The ‘WordPress Mobile Pack’ tool has now made it easier for the web publishers to publish their post on mobile web. When installed with Opera Mini services, the admin theme allows the users to administer websites from their mobile phones. It also breaks down the long mobile web pages and blog posts into chunks to support limited handset memories.
The Opera Mini software always aims at providing the best possible web-surfing experience to its users on any mobile device. According to Christen Krogh, Chief Development Officer, Opera Software, “Porting Opera Mini to the Symbian operating system provides the largest user base in the Smartphone world with the best mobile browsing experience.”
The software is freely available over 3000 different mobile devices across the world, and there are more than 71 million monthly users worldwide. The software processes more than 36.9 billion pages every month. These facts are enough to prove the fact that it is the most popular mobile browser in the Smartphone mobile market.