Skyfire, the mobile browser folks have just tweeted that they are planning on a major release of their Android browser that will wear version 4.0. It’s not really stated what the new features are but if it is anything like the iOS version, Android owners will be pretty happy. One thing was mentioned in their press release, Skyfire is not going to be free any longer for Android. The Beta users that are enjoying the new features will get to keep their copy, but everyone else going through the Android Marketplace will be paying. No word on how much, but anything more than free is something.
Skyfire focused on bringing greater personalization and customization to the Android browsing experience.
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (March 11th, 2011) – Skyfire, the company that brought you the most innovative smartphone application of 2010, is at it again in 2011. The red-hot Skyfire mobile browser on Android is about to get a whole new look, pricing model and killer features.
Skyfire for Android is one of the most popular applications in the Android Marketplace and has seen over 2.5 million downloads since launching in April 2010. The mobile browser was upgraded to critical acclaim in November 2010 with integrated social media and Facebook capabilities. This latest update will continue to build on Skyfire’s strong track record of innovation.
The company is expecting to announce Skyfire for Android version 4.0 in the coming weeks. All existing features will remain free to the 2.5 million beta testers across the globe and these users will continue to receive Skyfire’s innovative updates moving forward in gratitude for their help and support in the launch of the product.
Download Skyfire 3.0 for Android today: Here