Opera Speed Dial is described as 'Opera's Speed Dial is a set of visual bookmarks that gives you quick access to your favorite websites or dynamic, live extensions. When you open a new tab in Opera, Speed Dial automatically displays'. There are more than 25 alternatives to Opera Speed Dial for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Google Chrome, Mac, Linux and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is FVD Speed Dial, which is free. Other great apps like Opera Speed Dial are MyFav.es (Freemium), Bookmark Ninja (Paid), Awesome New Tab Page (Free) and Kadaza (Free).
Kadaza is an easy-to-use and comprehensive webguide. Kadaza shows only the absolute best and most popular websites, covering hundreds of topics like news. You can keep your favorite and most frequently visited websites on the customizable homepage.
Symbaloo is a personal start page, your personal desktop for the Internet. By clicking on a block you surf easily to your favorite websites such as eBay, Facebook, Google or the Whitepages. Also you can listen to the radio, check your Gmail or use the widgets.
NelliTab is not a self configured "Speed Dial", this extension just shows in the new tab page your bookmarks, top sites, history and downloads by showing cached icons offered by sites you visit, nice, customizable, fast and with no privacy concerns.