Opera pushed a number of compatibility and performance fixes as part of an update for Opera Mobile on Android mobile web browser.
Opera Software has updated its mobile browser for Android to fix a number of issues including compatibility with Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. Opera Mobile 11.5.5 addresses multiple performance issues with Android 4.0 ICS based smartphones and Android 3.x Honeycomb tablets.
Opera has updated and fixed only compatibility and performance issues with Opera Mobile for the Android platform. New features are expected to arrive in Opera version 12, which is due any time in the coming weeks. One of the new features in Opera 12 is the Reader, which will automatically align the content of certain web pages in a magazine format. This will help users enjoy a magazine-like experience on websites.
The new update for Opera Mobile fixes compatibility and performance issues with Android 4.0 devices (Galaxy Nexus and Samsung Nexus S), and Android 3.0 Honeycomb tablets. The Opera Mobile browser gets a fix for geolocation, and for a malfunctioning navigation bar.
Opera Max claimed that it gives users data savings of up to 50 per cent across most apps and browsers.
Opera has said in case of YouTube and Netflix, users can save upto 50 per cent on the data consumption.
Opera has released the new Opera Mini 4.5 mobile web browser for the Java powered basic mobile phones.
Opera Mini will be the exclusive third-party browser to be preinstalled on all Android devices by Celkon, Karbonn, Lava and Intex.
Opera showed off the new Web-kit based mobile web browser dubbed as Ice for the Apple iOS and Google Android platforms.
The improved download manager allows pause and resume function for downloading files from the web.
Opera has announced a new Web Pass service that will offer time limited packages that will let users choose to access select websites or unlimited browsing.
Opera has released a new version of its mobile web browser Opera Mini 7 that brings hardware accelerated OpenGL ES support, a bunch of other features, and a spruced up user interface.
Opera has made the Opera Mini 6.5 mobile web browser available officially through BlackBerry App Store.
New data usage tracking comes along with better bookmarking and faster page load times in the new updates for Opera.