Note that Data Saver is unavailable due to limitations in Google's API.
• Optimized for Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ - If your phone has a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ processor, performance can potentially be increased by 10% - 40%, even faster than Google Chrome!
• Data sync - Sync your browsing history, bookmarks, passwords and preferences by signing into your Google Account
• Incognito mode - Browse in private with incognito mode, YuBrowser will not record your history and cookies
• Power saving mode - Improve battery life by restricting performance and certain functions
• Background audio - Video content can continue playing audio even when not in foreground
• Webpage translation - Easily translate webpages which are not in your system language
• Night mode - Makes browsing in the dark easier on your eyes
• Swipe controls - Navigate webpages by right swiping the left edge to go forward, left swiping the right edge to go back
• Web Refiner - Filters advertisments for a cleaner and faster browsing experience
• Web Defender - Utilizes machine intelligence to prevent third party trackers (including advertisers) from collecting information about websites you visit and personal information
• Dynamic system bars - Status bar and navigation bar colour changes according to webpage, providing a stunning visual experience. Only limited to Android 5.0+
Contacts: This is needed to read your Google account info for sign in, even Chrome has this.
Camera, microphone: Some websites allow you to take/record pictures/videos/audio and upload on the spot
Location: Certain websites will request for your location data (Google search, weather sites etc.)
Storage: For storing cache and downloads.
Note that due to changes in the Android permission management system, the permission to "find accounts on the device" is somehow categorized under "Contacts". Rest assured we will not steal your personal data, nor the app has permissions to. For full explanation about the app's permissions, please view permission details in the Play Store listing.
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