Introducing Ovi Browser Beta for S40

Nokia Beta Labs recently announced the Ovi Browser for nokian’s who use series 40 phones, which gives rich web browsing experience to user, but without same price tag.

Words by Nokia Betalabs

Ovi Browser brings rich web browsing to Series 40 devices that’s fast, easy, and saves on data charges. The browser is powered by patented cloud-based Internet compression technology that delivers advanced web pages to your phone. As a result, pages show up quicker than ever and over the air data usage is reduced up to 90%. Beyond performance, the browser includes an innovative user interface that makes it easy to access your favorite content directly from the start page without having to hunt through menus.

Short video about Ovi Browser:

It is powered by patented Internet compression technology that delivers advanced web pages to your S40 smartphone. The result is that pages show up quicker than ever, plus over the air data is reduced by up to 90%. Beyond performance, the browser includes an innovative user interface that makes it easy to access your favourite content directly from the start page without having to hunt through menus.

Key Features

  • Fast page load times
  • Over the air data usage reduced up to 90%
  • Three view modes – Full Page View, Zoomed-in View, Column View
  • Integrated search on start page with selectable list of search engines
  • Favourites
  • Browsing and Search history
  • URL and Form auto completion
  • Snap to text during scrolling
  • Speed scrolling using numeric keypad
  • Automatically jumps to the main content on a page to reduce scrolling
  • One click jump to login and search in Column View
  • Page segmentation in Column View to simplify navigation

You can directly download this new Ovi Browser with your mobile phone via http://browser.ovi.com. Here it show whether it is compatible for your phone or not.