Opera Mobile 10 - a new beta version of the well-known Internet browser, is now available for smartphones running Symbian 9.x. Opera Mobile includes the most advanced technologies and capabilities that are comparable with similar functions in Opera for PC. New user-friendly and intuitive interface, fast download, zoom and pan pages, built-in password manager, and convenient system of tabs and support for touch screens - this is only part of the features that make Opera Mobile one of the most comfortable browser for your smartphone.
The user interface has been designed with both touchscreen and keypad-style mobile phones in mind. With a touchscreen phone, you can enjoy even easier navigation with our new adaptive zoom feature, kinetic scrolling, and visual tab thumbnails.
On keypad phones, navigation has been optimized with a virtual mouse cursor and a box highlighting the zoomed-in area. Regardless of the type of phone you have Opera Mobile 10 will adapt to offer you the best possible experience.
Never be more than a few clicks away from a new search. Perform a standard Google search by entering a search term in the search box and click Enter. To search in an alternative search engine, enter a search term and press the down arrow, or tap the search box to chose the desired search engine such as Wikipedia.
Not all pop-ups are created equal. Toggle pop-up handling in Opera Mobile 10, allowing you to control what content you request.
Fit content to your your mobile phone. Mobile view intelligently reformats Web pages into a single column eliminating the need for horizontal panning. Changing to Mobile view is accessible though the Settings menu.
Browse however is most comfortable to you. Landscape mode allows you to view Opera Mobile 10 on your phone in landscape.
On phones that support auto-rotation Opera Mobile 10 will automatically switch between portrait and landscape modes.
Opera Mobile 10 beta introduces a sleek new user interface. Merging the best from our desktop browser with new innovations for mobile phones, the Opera Mobile user interface is advanced while remaining highly intuitive to use.
Browse several Websites at the same time. Check your email in one window, Facebook in another and, Twitter in a third, all while easily being able to jump from one tab to another. With a touchscreen phone, you can enjoy even easier tab switching with visual tabs. On keypad-style phones easily mange desktop-style tabs in the Opera Mobile user interface, above the address bar.
On a touchscreen phone panning has become even easier with kinetic scrolling. When panning quickly around a zoomed-in page the panning momentum creates a more intuitive and easier to-navigate experience.
Get to your favorite Web page with just one click. Speed Dial is a set of visual bookmarks you see when you open Opera Mobile 10 or when you open a new tab. To add a new page, simply click on an empty Speed Dial slot, and Opera will make suggestions based on your browsing history and bookmarks. To edit or clear an existing Speed Dial simply long click on the slot to bring up the Speed Dial menu.
Control default text size on Web sites. Depending on your mobile phone screen size, often text can be to small or too large to be viewed easily. Control the default zoom level from 60% to 200% directly in Opera Mobile 10.
Opera Turbo uses compression technology which compress Web pages up to 70%, greatly reducing the amount of data used while browsing.
Pay less and get more from your data plan. Opera Turbo saves you both time and money, making Web browsing more enjoyable.
Full Web-page viewing with adaptive zoom allows you to pan and zoom easily into your desired content in just a few clicks. Adaptive zoom will automatically zoom your content to the width of your phone, greatly reducing the amount of horizontal panning and zooming.
Opera Mobile 10 is faster at rendering pages, zooming, panning and almost everything else you do with a browser. Page downloading is now up to 50% faster than the previous version of Opera Mobile.
Typing less, browsing more
Save time with Web address auto-completion, Password Manager and pop-up handler.
Say goodbye to typing in long and hard-to-remember usernames and passwords on your mobile phone. Opera Mobile 10 will ask to remember your log-in credentials, so you can log on to your favorite Web sites with just a single click. The passwords are stored on your phone for your convenience and security.
Dramatically reduce data used and page-loading time by turning images off. This feature is ideal when roaming or on a limited data plan. The Load image setting is accessible through the Opera Mobile 10 Settings menu.
Saving pages and images
No connection? No problem. Save Web pages and images for later offline viewing or for when you are out of a mobile data coverage area.
Find in Page
Find content in a Webpage faster in Opera Mobile 10. Find in Page enables you to search for text within any Web page so you can get to the information you need even more quickly than before.
History and bookmarks
Find Web sites you have already surfed, and bookmark the ones you want to visit again.
Save time when entering URLs and text with auto-completion enabled by inline editing. When typing in a Web address auto-completion will suggest the full URL based on browsing history and saved bookmarks, making returning to visited or bookmarked sites simple and easy.
With inline editing you can directly input text into Opera Mobile 10, without needing to leave the browser. If you prefer your phone’s native input keyboard or method inline editing can easily be turned off in the Setting menu.
Shortcut keys are included in Opera Mobile 10 for quick navigation, specifically in keypad-style devices. You can use the keypad keys 2, 4, 6 and, 8 to pan one page up, left, right, and down or use the 5 key to zoom in and out. Speed Dial pages can be accessed by using the short key * + Speed Dial number. Menus can be accessed with # + menu option. You will find a full list of shortcut keys in the Opera Mobile 10 help menu.
New in Opera Mobile 10 beta 3
Synchronize your bookmarks and Speed Dial between your mobile phone and desktop computer.
Opera Mobile 10 beta is faster at rendering pages, zooming, panning andalmost everything else you do with a browser. And pages load up to 50%faster than the previous version.
Get to your favorite Web page with just one click, with a set of visualbookmarks that appear when you open a new tab. To add a new page,simply click on an empty Speed Dial slot.
Browse several Web sites at the same time. Check your email in onewindow, Facebook in another, and Twitter in a third, all while easilyjumping from one tab to another.