The current trend in the industry is mobility,speed and comfort and the mobility has revolutionized the way of life.
Everyone nowadays wants information at fingertips and smartphones has been the answer and with android and windows budget phones, the user-base of mobile internet has been expanding exponentially.
Mobile internet users have become an substantial base that the need for fast and user friendly browsing on mobiles is an must and that’s exactly what UCWeb had designed UC Browser which is a mobile browser launched initially in 2004 as the java application.UC Browser reached over 400 million global users in 2012 with more than 150 countries and regions and also has a huge fan base in china and India
UC browser Tagline: “UC Inside, World in Hand”.
UC browser launched its first iOS app in the Apple App store in 2010.It was later built for platforms such as Android, iOS, Windows Phone, Symbian, Java and Blackberry in tablet as well as browser versions.
According to StatCounter,UC Browser overtook Opera as India’s top mobile browser with 32.82 percent of the market share to Opera’s 26.91 percent.Google Zeitgeist 2013 shared that the “Most Searched Mobile Apps” in India were predominantly dominated by messaging and browsing apps, with WhatsApp and UC Browser topping the rankings for the most number of searches on mobile in 2013.In 2012,UC Browser for the first time topped Opera in Google Play’s free Android app download category in India.
The reason for UC browser for exceptional optimized browsing is the Proprietary U3 kernel that is optimized for mobile browsing. Fast, more stable, more battery saving and more powerful.
My hands on experience for the first time with UC browser is a not-so-frills browser with a simple and clean intuitive browsing experience.It is blazingly fast and bandwidth efficient to the stock browser which would seriously need a makeover and also would save your browsing data charge.UC Browser Stores the recently browsed pages.It can readily switch between recently visited pages without the need to reload.
The Browser is completely flexible and customisable based on the usage and has some add-on such a social network sharing, voice control, autofill, and multi-touch.The Browser supports you for seamless browsing experience.The night mode while for night reader lovers which ensures that others aren’t disturbed.
For faster browsing with less data usage,Speed Mode is the their USP.Speed Mode compresses webpages, making their size much smaller, saving time and data usage.
MY conclusion is :- try out this browser and you won’t regret and would be an apt replacement for the stock browser on the mobile devices.
Awards: The 2011 Readers’ Choice Awards Winners: Best Mobile (Non-iPad or iPhone) Browser by About.com.
The 2012 Readers’ Choice Awards Winners: Best Android Browser by About.com.
Red Herring 2012 Asia Top 100 Awards.