As Firefox for Android features still in development, Mozilla regularly released the latest Beta version to get users feedback! With Firefox Beta you can enjoy your favorite features like Sync, Add-ons and the Awesome Screen, while being one of the first to use brand new features and functionality that will be in the upcoming stable release of Firefox for mobile. The latest Firefox Beta v6.0 just released on Android market, along with bug fixes this Beta bring new features and enhancements such as:
- Faster web browsing and using uses less memory with the new first-run experience takes you directly to the home page and briefly shows you browser features in the side panels.
- Higher-quality image scaling (on devices with NEON-compatible processors). Smoother zooming, less pixelation, crisper display of logos, etc.
- Improvements for large-screen tablets: Optimizing Firefox for larger tablet devices, e.g. by adjusting UI elements, buttons, font size.
- Better integration ofForm Assistant for a smoother user experience
- Visual refresh with new Gingerbread theme for phones running Android 2.3 (Gingerbread): A fresh look for the browser to look even more beautiful on Gingerbread.
- Rendering optimisation for pages that RTL layout (languages like Arabic, Hebrew)
- Touch Events : Expose touch events to content for better interaction with web pages and services, and improved compatibility with existing web content.
- IndexedDB database storage for web pages
- Better performance and improved memory management.
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