Puffin Web Browser
Puffin Web Browser is the premium version in the Puffin web browser family.
Puffin Web Browser is a wicked fast web browser. With the help of cloud servers, Puffin Web Browser brings the desktop web browsing experience to tablets and smartphones.
It renders the full versions of web pages quickly and reliably. It also supports Flash with excellent performance on iPads and iPhones.
Puffin Web Browser (version 1.0 as a paid app) was first launched in December 2010, and Puffin Web Browser Free (version 2.0 as a free app) was first launched in December 2011. Version 1.0 was a good proof-of-concept and version 2.0 is a major algorithm breakthrough. The new Puffin is super-fast in loading, panning, and zooming of web pages.
By June 2012, 1.5M Puffins were downloaded, with 800K for the paid version. Puffin is widely accepted globally and ranked as #1 paid iPad Utility in more than 10 countries. According to Apple’s App Store Rewind, Puffin was ranked #2 among all Japan’s paid iPad apps in 2011, outselling Angry Bird HD.
Highlights on the differences of the Puffin Free and the Puffin Web Browser:
Puffin Free will be search and ads sponsored
The choice of the default search engine is subject to change, and content ads may be displayed alongside with the web pages
Puffin Free is feature restricted
Expensive features (on the server side) may be suspended temporarily on the free version to reduce operating cost
Puffin Free is on the leading edge
New and experimental features will be available on the free version sooner than on the paid version
Puffin Free is a preview of the Puffin Web Browser
During the evaluation period (14 days), the free version has the full feature set of the paid version
Puffin Free does not support Flash
Flash videos and games will not play after the eval period. Nevertheless, HTML5 videos and games will be fully supported
We are constantly adding features and improving stability of the product. We would love to hear from you! The best way to reach us is to post on our Facebook page so we can provide you timely assistance.
Render the full versions of web pages extremely fast through cloud computing
ulti-tab UI to switch tabs between web pages with a single tap
Geo is US since our data centers are in US. Users outside US may not be able to view their local geo-restricted contents
What's in this version : (Updated : Jan 16, 2013)
New virtual GamePad can simulate arrow keys and buttons.
New "Send Feedback" button let users send feedback or issues directly. We recommend users use this feature to report any issues so that we can understand the environmental problem occurs, and to reply feedbacks directly.
Try to improve user experience when network is slow.
Add support for Samsung multi window.
More bug fixes.
Required Android O/S : 2.2+
Download : 6Mb APK