Download Mozilla Firefox Mobile 4 (beta version) for Android and Nokia phones – There will be an interesting battle between mobile browser apps. Even iPhone (and other iDevices) has Safari mobile browser, but the release of Skyfire 2.0 mobile browser has great welcome and many iPhone users want to download it because of its support to display flash content. Also who never heard Opera Mobile browser which is available for most phones – even for iPhone. And now Mozilla has released the beta version of their Firefox 4 mobile browser. Firefox Mobile is designed to display and render webpages in mobile device in lightning speed.
Some improvements have been made to reduce memory usage. Yet, improved text rendering and 60% smaller install footprint (from 43MB to 17MB – Installation requires approximately 32MB internal storage, plus 12MB SD storage) are also included within newest update of Firefox 4 Mobile. Mozilla says the next release will have true hardware acceleration, for scrolling and zooming. Yet, also the ability to render HTML5 is said to be included soon.
What phone handsets are supported?
Firefox Mobile browser is compatible with Maemo Nokia N900 and several Google Android phones including:
- HTC Desire
- HTC Droid Incredible
- HTC EVO 4G
- HTC Google Nexus One
- Motorola Droid 2
- Motorola Droid X
- Samsung I9000 Galaxy S:
AT&T Captivate, Verizon Fascinate, T-Mobile Vibrant, Sprint Epic 4G
- HTC Desire Z (T-Mobile G2) – Not tested yet