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Latest Version: Firefox Browser for Android 28.0.1.apk

Updated

What's New:

  • Now available in South African English, Thai, Lithuanian, Slovenian
  • Memory usage improvements
  • Removed over scroll and better highlight
  • WebRTC platform support

What is Firefox Browser for Android?

Firefox for Android is the free web browser that puts the power of the open web in your hands. The official Mozilla Firefox android browser is fast, easy to use, & customizable, with the latest security and privacy features to help you stay safe on the internet.

FAST. Access, browse, and search the web at blazing speeds
SMART. Keep your favorite sites at your fingertips with the new swipe friendly home with smart search
SAFE. Make sure your browsing stays safe & private with extensive security settings, add-ons, and features like Do Not Track

In the Press:

“For many Android users, Mozilla’s updated Firefox app could quickly become their favorite mobile browser… I’ve found it to be the best mobile browsing experience I’ve had yet.” – VentureBeat

“The first thing you’ll notice about the new version of Firefox for Android is how fast it really is…Firefox stands out for quick page loads and really smooth panning and zooming around web sites. “ – Lifehacker

“On my Samsung Galaxy S II, the new Firefox glides smoothly through any web page, whether it’s optimized for mobile browsing or not.” – TIME

“Firefox for Android is a lot snappier now. It starts up quicker and loads Web pages faster… What that means for the user is a much better browsing experience” – Information week

Features: 

  • Add-ons: Customize your web browser just the way you like it with add-ons including ad-blocker, password manager, and more
  • Awesome Screen: Firefox’s Android browser keeps everything organized so you don’t have to. The Awesome Screen automatically sorts your favorite sites onto one, easy-to-read page
  • Awesome Bar: Firefox learns from you as you browse, so you never have to waste time looking for a website. Search your Top Sites, Bookmarks, and History, and Firefox will help you find the site that you are looking for—with little to no typing.
  • Fast: Get to the internet faster, with quick start-up and page load times
  • HTML5: Experience the unlimited possibilities of the mobile internet with support for HTML5 and Web APIs
  • Mobile Video: Firefox’s Android browser is perfect for mobile video, and has mobile video support for a wide range of video formats including h.264
  • Reader: Automatically transform cluttered articles and stories into beautiful, easy-to-read pages right in your browser
  • Security: Keep your browsing safe & private. Control your privacy, security and how much data you share on the web.
  • Sync: Sync your Firefox Desktop tabs, history, bookmarks, and passwords to all your devices and streamline your browsing

For a complete list of features, check out mzl.la/FXFeatures

Learn More about Firefox for Android: 

Curious about add-ons? Check out add-ons for: 

  • Browsing: Adblock Plus, AutoPager, Full Screen mobile, and more
  • Security: LastPass Password Manager, NoScript, Dr. Web LinkChecker, and more
  • Reading: AutoPager, Readability, X-Notifier lite, and more
  • Watching: Low Quality Flash, TubeStop, and more
  • Social Networks: Hootbar, Shareaholic, Foursquare, and more

ABOUT MOZILLA
Mozilla is a proudly non-profit organization dedicated to keeping the power of the Web in people’s hands. We’re a global community of users, contributors and developers working to innovate on your behalf. When you use Firefox, you become a part of that community, helping us build a brighter future for the Web. Learn more at mozilla.org.

Older APK Versions of Firefox Browser for Android

Firefox Browser for Android 17.0 APK Download

Added on November 19, 2012

Changes:

  • Support for Android ARMv6 phones with at least an 800MHz processor and a minimum of 512MB of available RAM
  • Android (ICS/Jellybean) support for hardware and software decoding of H.264/AAC/MP3 audio and video
  • Jellybean support for Explore by Touch
  • Fixed:
    – Android 4.2 instability
    – Text deletion issues

Firefox Browser for Android 18.0.2 APK Download

Added on February 7, 2013

Changes:

  •  18.0.2: Stability fixes around JavaScript and startup issues when upgrading from Firefox 16 or earlier
  • Faster JavaScript performance via IonMonkey compiler
  • Integration with Google Now search widget
  • Learn more: http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/mobile/18.0.2/releasenotes/

Firefox Browser for Android 19.0 APK Download

Added on February 19, 2013

Changes:

  • Support for themes
  • Lowered CPU speed requirement from 800MHz to 600MHz
  • Support for Traditional Chinese and Simplified Chinese localizations
  • Learn more: http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/mobile/19.0/releasenotes/

Firefox Browser for Android 20.0.1 APK Download

Added on April 20, 2013

Changes:

  • Per-Tab private browsing
  • Gingerbread and Honeycomb support for H.264/AAC/MP3 hardware decoding
  • Top Sites in about:home is now customizable
  • The ‘Quit’ menu item has been removed from Firefox versions running on ICS and higher. When done browsing just tap swipe off recent application list. Use the QuitNow add-on if you want more control
  • System requirements lowered to 384MB of RAM and QVGA displays

Firefox Browser for Android 21.0 APK Download

Added on May 14, 2013

Changes:

  • Shipping Open Sans and Charis fonts for Web Content
  • Ability to save media files on long tap
  • Access to recent history through long tap of back/forward buttons
  • Polished UI based on Holo theme

Firefox Browser for Android 22.0 APK Download

Added on June 25, 2013

Changes:

  • New: Smaller tablets will now get the full tablet UI
  • New: Slovak locale added
  • Changed: Improved WebGL rendering performance through asynchronous canvas updates
  • HTML5: New <data> and <time> elements
  • Fixed: Startup crash on LG Optimus Black
  • Fixed: Nested frames cannot be scrolled vertically

Firefox Browser for Android 23.0 APK Download

Added on August 6, 2013

Changes:

  • New: Smaller tablets will now get the full tablet UI
  • New: Slovak locale added
  • Changed: Improved WebGL rendering performance through asynchronous canvas updates
  • HTML5: New data and time elements
  • Fixed: Startup crash on LG Optimus Black
  • Fixed: Nested frames cannot be scrolled vertically

Firefox Browser for Android 24.0 APK Download

Added on September 17, 2013

Changes:

  • Night mode: Better night reading experience with Night mode functionality in Reader
  • NFC: Ability to share open tabs between NFC-enabled phones
  • WebRTC: Enabled support for WebRTC
  • Quick Share: Easy access to your favorite share application from main menu.
  • Added support for Braille, Popup announcements, Door hangers retain focus and a lot more for TalkBack users
  • Added Swedish, British and Catalan to Android multi-locale builds

Firefox Browser for Android 25.0 APK Download

Added on October 29, 2013

Changes:

  • [New] Guest Browsing added for handing your phone & browser to a friend
  • [New] Web Audio support
  • [New] Romanian, Irish, and Ukranian added
  • [Changed] Mixed content blocking enabled to protect users from man-in-the-middle attacks
  • [Dev] Remote debugging with desktop Firefox can now be enabled from the settings
  • [Dev] Add-ons can now add indicators to the URL Bar

Firefox Browser for Android 25.0.1 APK Download

Added on November 15, 2013

Changes:

  • [Fixed] 25.0.1: Recently identified security vulnerability
  • [New] Guest Browsing added for handing your phone & browser to a friend
  • [New] Web Audio support
  • [New] Romanian, Irish, and Ukranian added
  • [Changed] Mixed content blocking enabled to protect users from man-in-the-middle attacks
  • [Dev] Remote debugging with desktop Firefox can now be enabled from the settings
  • [Dev] Add-ons can now add indicators to the URL Bar

Firefox Browser for Android 26.0.1 APK Download

Added on December 20, 2013

Changes:

  • [NEW] New Home Screen: Instantly see your Top Sites, History, Bookmarks & Reading List in a swipeable menu
  • [NEW] Addition of Yahoo and Bing search engines in US and some EU locales
  • [NEW] Search provider management in settings menu
  • [DEV] AMO discoverability
  • [DEV] Add-ons can add content to the “promotional banner” tile
  • [DEV] WebRTC platform support, continued
  • [Known Issue on Android 4.4]: Flash currently not supported

Firefox Browser for Android 27.0 APK Download

Added on February 4, 2014

Changes:

  • Now available in South African English, Thai, Lithuanian, Slovenian
  • Memory usage improvements
  • Removed over scroll and better highlight
  • WebRTC platform support

Firefox Browser for Android 28.0 APK Download

Added on March 18, 2014

Changes:

  • The new swipe-friendly Home makes it easier and faster to navigate between your top sites, bookmarks, history and reading list. Check it out on this 30-second video: http://mzl.la/1luwADw
  • Now available in South African English, Thai, Lithuanian, Slovenian
  • Memory usage improvements
  • Removed over scroll and better highlight
  • WebRTC platform support

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