Opera Software's Opera Mobile 10 Beta release for Nokia S60 smartphones earlier November,
Opera Mobile 10 Beta is now also available for for Windows Mobile-based
smartphones. This version for Windows Mobile users elevates mobile browsing to a
desktop-like experience, helping people to search, socialize and stay connected
while on-the-go. The Opera Mobile 10 Beta for Windows Mobile looks and feels
similar to the Opera 10 desktop browser and Opera Mini 5 Beta. Opera is creating
more cohesion between its products by introducing a unified look across many of
its platforms. Opera maintains its powerful arsenal of features in this Beta,
including Speed Dial, tabbed browsing, a password manager and its super,
server-side compressor, Opera Turbo.
"We are unifying our products, so that users get the same experience, no
matter the device or which particular Opera browser they are using," said
Jon von Tetzchner, CEO, Opera Software. "With Opera Mobile 10, we are
raising the expectations of how a a mobile browser should perform. Today,
users require a browser as powerful as the Web, one that can handle their
daily tasks as well as their computers. That's Opera."
- Intuitive new interface - Opera has thrown out the clutter and is
keeping it simple in terms of aesthetics. Less is more when it comes to
- Speed Dial - Serves as your personal table of contents for the
Web. Your favorite sites welcome you upon launching Opera, and in one click,
you are there.
- Tabbed Browsing - Open new links in multiple tabs to bounce
between sites easily.
- Password Manager - Save those annoying passwords with Opera's
password manager, or if you are feeling vulnerable, simply and swiftly
- Touchscreen or Keypad Navigation - Whether your Windows Mobile
smartphone is touchscreen or keypad-based, Opera Mobile 10 Beta is
customized for your navigation style.
- Save Images - Select and save your friends' Facebook pictures to
your phone for offline viewing later.
- Opera Turbo - Offload your page rendering to one of Opera's
servers, and reduce your data costs.
- Advanced Compatibility - Since Opera Mobile 10 Beta is based on
Opera's browser for desktop computers, it maintains advanced Web-site
compatibility and ensures that nearly any site is accessible from a mobile
- Smooth Surfing - Pan, zoom and smoothly scroll your way through
Opera Mobile 10 Beta for Windows Mobile is now available as a free download
from Opera Software.
Cheers ~ Arne