Opera 9.5 Mobile Soon to Be Released

By | February 5, 2008

Opera Mobile 9.5Do you have a smartphone? There’s some news for you today. Opera Software today announced that they will be demonstrating Opera Mobile 9.5 at Mobile World Congress 2008 (February 11-14, Barcelona). There is also a video called “Opera Mobile 9.5 Guided Tour” which tells more about new Opera Mobile 9.5 features and demonstrates them. The following video also features a funny speed comparison test: “Opera Mobile 9.5 vs. Internet Explorer Mobile”. And now… Features.

So what’s new?

It’s Faster
Opera Mobile 9.5 is now using Opera’s Presto rendering engine which handles web pages incredibly fast, and yes, it’s really fast.

Opera Mobile 9.5 Screenshot

Those tiny little programs are now supported by Opera Mobile 9.5.

Other features include:

Flash Support (Flash Lite 3)
The full richness of Web 2.0 services using AJAX
Intuitive user interface
Tabbed browsing

Opera Mobile 9.5 Screenshots

Improved text wrap
Page overview, zooming and panning
Landscape mode
Save Web page for future offline access
Call phone number from Web page
Send link as SMS/MMS

Opera Mobile 9.5 Screenshots

Send image as SMS/MMS
Small Screen Rendering™
Password manager
Web address input auto-completion
History and bookmarks
Copy text

Opera Mobile 9.5 Screenshots

Opera Mobile 9.5 will be available on Symbian, Windows Mobile and Linux, as both a standalone browser and as a SDK.

“Opera Mobile is the result of Opera’s unwavering commitment to a vision that puts a true Web experience in the hands of mobile users,” says Jon von Tetzchner, CEO, Opera Software.

Opera Mobile Page.

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Vygantas is a former web designer whose projects are used by companies such as AMD, NVIDIA and departed Westood Studios. Being passionate about software, Vygantas began his journalism career back in 2007 when he founded FavBrowser.com. Having said that, he is also an adrenaline junkie who enjoys good books, fitness activities and Forex trading.

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  1. Shekhar nair says:

    Opera should make available all its software in indian rupees as it would make it easier to buy
    Currently i wanted to use opera 8.65 in my e51 but could not do so since the payments has to be made in dollers. . .

  2. Ashish says:

    Opera 8.65 mobile does not support E51.