Lightweight Browsers [Android]

  • Firefox Focus

    Free Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad Website

    Firefox Focus is the Mozilla-made browser that considers your privacy first and foremost. By default, it blocks ad-trackers and it helps keep things secure by providing easy ways to clear your browsing history, including passwords and cookies.


    • Blocks a wide range of common Web trackers without any settings to set
    • Easily erases your history — no passwords, no cookies, no trackers
    • By removing trackers and ads, Web pages may require less data and load faster


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  • FOSS Browser

    Free Android Website

    Simple browser based on Android's WebView. The base is Ninja. The intention is to provide a simple and light wight but powerful browser with a nice looking user interface.

    Some nice extra features:

    full oreo support
    search on site
    open links in background
    Websearch (from marked text context menu)
    screenshots of the whole website
    build in file browser (open, share, delete files)
    open links in other apps (for example YouTube)



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  • Via Browser

    Free Android Android Tablet Website

    Via is a simple, minimalistic, customizable browser for Android devices.

    • Fast as lightning
      This fast include the speed of open app and exit. Also include the fast speed of browse webs. Give your android phone fast-moving speed . Enjoy your fast web browse.
    • Light but more
      All the design is light and lite. All the experiences are light. If you enjoy the light browser , you got to love this one . Enjoy your Mini on Android

    Here are some functions of Via browser
    • Date saving
    • Customize
    • Ad block
    • Privacy Protect
    • Bookmarks
    • Adds-on
    • Night-mode
    • Computer – mode
    • Translate
    • Find in page
    • Search engine switch
    • Web page save
    • Intelligence picture show
    • Free to design you homepage


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  • Bromite

    Free Android Android Tablet Website

    Bromite is a Chromium fork with support for ad blocking and enhanced privacy.
    Bromite is only available for Android Lollipop (v5.0, API level 21) and above.


    Features not related to privacy:

    Does Google Sync work?

    • No. This is not a limitation of Bromite but of all Chromium-based projects in general, as general public is not allowed to use Google's APIs for free unless when using Chrome.

    Small F-Droid iconF-Droid repository:

    Bromite Wiki:


    Filters credits:


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  • Via Browser

    Free Android Website

    ? Quiet Browser
    Via browser won’t push news and other things to you. No bother to your android devices.
    ? Mini Browser
    Via browser use much less memory usage on your android devices. Keep your android devices as fast as new.
    ? Lite Browser
    Via browser is designed for Minimalism. Best choice for geek user and who enjoy lite products.
    ? Customized Browser
    You can easily customize Via browser. This is your own web browser. Best android browser for you to design your own homepage.
    ? Fastest Browser
    Via browser is smooth for most android device. And we optimized a lot for fast browse.


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  • Lightning Browser

    Free Android Android Tablet Website

    One of the smallest, fastest Android web browsers around. It is a high-performance small-sized Internet browser built for those who don't want the cumbersome size of Firefox or Chromium. It is based off the Android WebKit Engine. Features: Bookmarks, History, Multiple Search Engines (DuckDuckGo, Google, Bing, Yahoo, StartPage, etc.), Incognito Mode, Flash Support, Privacy Awareness, AdBlock requires root


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  • BeHe exploreR

    Free Android F-Droid Website

    BeHe ExploreR is a lightweight, easy to use and fast android web browser. It was basically created for experimenting and learning, but in the meanwhile it became a fully-featured browser, that uses very few resources to run, has a nice design, and works good too.
    Lightweight - does not take lots of resources to run

    Fast - surf the web at the best speed posible

    Bookmarks - easy to add and delete

    Customizable - it has 6 color themes,including black

    Nice UI - it is designed to look and work great

    Tabs - easy to acces

    Incognito mode - go private by hitting a switch


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  • Naked Browser

    Freemium Android Android Tablet Website

    Naked Browser uses the Android WebView (WebKit) that's on your device--the same one used by the stock Browser. The developer has scoured the stock Browser code removing bloat, creating a lightweight, lightning-fast alternative.

    TRUST: Right permissions with no spying.
    SPEED: No bloat with focus on efficiency.
    FEATURES: Crash restore, undo closed tabs, infinite tabs, one finger zoom & more.
    FREE: As in no cost. No ads either!


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