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Samsung Internet 13.0 beta adds “One UI 3.0 enhancements”, new extension APIs, and more

Samsung on Wednesday detailed new features hitting its mobile web browser, called Samsung Internet, in the beta channel right now. First up, Samsung Internet 13.0 is preparing for the upcoming release of Samsung's Android 11-based One UI 3.0 software. The company says the latest browser release includes immersive scrolling for improved one-handed usability. Going forward, non-scrollable...

Samsung Internet v12.1.2.5 brings Dark mode and desktop page improvements

Samsung Internet is one of the most popular Chromium-based web browsers on Android. It packs in a bunch of additional features that aren't available on Google Chrome, and Samsung keeps adding new features to the browser ever so often. Early last month, the browser received a major update on the beta channel, which introduced a...

Samsung Internet Beta gets a Chrome-like tab grid

Google Chrome is obviously a very popular browser for Android users, but there are plenty of other decent options as well. Samsung Internet has actually grown to become a super solid and feature-rich browser, even though it's also based on Chromium. Samsung even has a beta channel for the browser that gets updated frequently. The...

Samsung Internet 12 beta adds support for multiple password autofill apps

Samsung Internet is one of the most popular Chromium-based web browsers out there, as it packs in a number of additional features that you don't get on Google Chrome. These include things like a built-in autoplay video blocker, the ability to block links that open apps, and much more. What's even better is that the...

Samsung Internet 11.2.1.3 adds an option to prevent sites that stop you from going back

Samsung Internet is based on Google's open-source Chromium web browser and has a number of additional features built into it, like a built-in autoplay video blocker and the ability to block links that open apps. Best of all, the app itself is not tightly linked to the company's custom Android skin, One UI, thus non-Samsung...

Samsung Internet Beta 11.2 can block links that open apps, gets new Menu Bar buttons

Despite the fact that the Play Store is teeming with a variety of web browsers, several OEMs ship their smartphones with their own browser apps. While most of these preinstalled browser apps are pretty bad, Samsung's native web browser, called Samsung Internet, is quite a decent alternative to Google Chrome. The Chromium-based browser includes a...

Samsung Internet 10.2 stable brings back the Video Assistant feature

Samsung's native web browser, called Samsung Internet, is one of the most feature-rich web browsers on Android. The Chromium-based browser includes handy features like an autoplay video blocker, smart anti-tracking, night mode, and more. The browser previously included a feature called Video Assistant, which allowed users to open videos in picture-in-picture mode, zoom in on...

Developers can now upload Progressive Web Apps to the Samsung Galaxy Store

Earlier this year in February, Google Chrome for Android received an update that introduced a whole new category of apps on the Google Play Store. The update essentially allowed developers to publish Progressive Web Apps (PWAs) on the Play Store, thanks to Trusted Web Activities which Google announced back in 2017. Now, Samsung is building...

Samsung Internet Beta 9.4 adds a built-in autoplay video blocker

Samsung's web browser, simply named Samsung Internet, is one of the most feature-full web browsers there is. It has security features, ad blocker support, and even a download booster. Now, Samsung has added QR code scanning and a built-in autoplay video blocker natively into the latest beta of the app. Many websites have autoplay videos when...

Samsung Internet 9.2 Beta brings One UI night mode support and Smart Anti-Tracking

Android users are spoilt for choice when it comes to internet browsers, as we have so many options available to us. While all the browsers set out achieve the same basic objectives, i.e. let us surf the internet, their different approach towards this basic objective appeals to our own subjective tastes. Samsung Internet is one...

Samsung Internet 8.2 stable brings Do-Not-Track mode, download speed increases, and better Bixby integration

Samsung Internet is one of many custom browsers that you can use on your Android smartphone, and it's not only just for Samsung devices. It has a number of features that may grab your attention from competitors like Google Chrome and Firefox. While it already supports some cool features like content blocking extensions, there's always...

Download: Samsung Internet 9.0 brings major redesign to the web browser

It might not be the juggernaut that is Google Chrome, but Samsung Internet has gained a dedicated following thanks to the extra features that it offers on top of Google's browser. Just recently we reported on the new Samsung Internet 8.2 beta that brought features like parallel downloading for faster file downloads and Do Not Track...