Opera doubles Android user base to 100 million

Tuesday 26 August 2014 | 10:08 CET | News
Opera Software has announced that the number of active Android users accessing the web using Opera's browsers has doubled in the past 12 months to over 100 million. India is the country with the largest number of Opera users on Android, followed by China, Indonesia, Russia and Mexico. The company also revealed that its most popular app for Android phones is the Opera Mini browser, followed by the Opera for Android browser and its latest release, Opera Max. Launched earlier this year and developed specifically for Android phones, Opera Max is Opera's answer to the massive consumer demand for

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