Opera Mini 8 for older handsets brings a new look and three new features


Opera Mini, the version of the browserfor older devices that run Java-based platforms, has been updated toversion 8. There's a new look and a new set of features is available.The updated version has a new Speed Dial start page with redesignedtiles, as well as the addition of Night mode, improved data savingsreports, and Private mode.

The Night mode feature works as usual,dimming your device's screen so it doesn't strain your eyes whenviewed in the dark. The data-savings page lets you see and adjust howmuch data you're able to shave off your time spent browsing – thetraffic exhausted could be shrunk down to to as little as 10% of itsoriginal size. Private mode offers private tabs that don't save anyinformation when they are closed.

Opera Mini is free and available from Opera's mobilepage.

source: OperaSoftware

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