And with full optimization for Gear VR, you can download the future of web browsing directly to your phone.Now supports Android 5.0 and later.
Our fastest Android browser
Samsung Internet uses the built-in features of your device for the fastest speed without a battery drain.
Declutter with ad block
Samsung Internet Browser has ad-block compatibility. Install third-party apps to browse the web with less clutter, saving you time, data and battery.
Security and privacy
Protect your information and keep it safe with the help of Samsung Internet Browser. Secret mode never discloses your browsing data, while biometric authentication provides another level of protection.
In addition to search engines like Google and Bing, privacy-centric Dakdakgo is also available, making it easier to secure your browsing.
Ultra power saving mode
Samsung Galaxy devices provide an ultra power saving mode and emergency mode for prolonged battery life. Samsung Internet is the only web browser that can be used in these modes.
360˚ video and gear VR optimization
Just look at the links and select them, watch 3D and 360˚ videos and see a whole new reality with web browsing optimized for Gear VR. If you want to watch 360˚ videos, you can watch them directly in the browser if you don’t have a headset.
* Downloadable browser bookmark sync
Sync with Samsung Cloud allows you to keep your bookmarks, saved pages, and open up-to-date on all your Samsung Internet devices.
* High contrast mode
A new high contrast mode can be enabled in the accessibility settings. Increased contrast can make the text more accessible and comfortable, especially for the visually impaired
* Tracking Blocker (powered by Disconnected Inc)
Built-in extensions to block all trackers and make your browsing “secure and private”
No user history data is shared
* Content blocker
Samsung Internet for Android allows third-party applications to provide filters for content blocking. You can browse the web by removing unnecessary content from your screen.
Take a look at the menu to see how many contents have been blocked, including the new Content Blocker Status UI, with a content blocker enabled.
* Tab swipe
To navigate to your previous / next tab, swipe left or right in the URL bar or toolbar below.
* Quick menu
A new Quick Menu in the extension can be enabled by providing quick access to useful features.
* Web Payments
Shopping on the web will make new web payments more secure and easier than ever with the help of the API, allowing you to check out and pay securely with just a few taps.
* Progressive web application indication badge
Progressive web applications are applications that can be installed as applications or used in browsers. If the page you are viewing supports this feature, an index badge will appear in the URL bar.
* The web engine has been upgraded to Chromium 56
The following permissions are required for the application service.
For optional permissions, the default functionality of the service is turned on, but not allowed.
Location: Used to provide location-based content requested by the user or requested location information on the webpage used
Camera: Used to provide webpage shooting function and QR code shooting function
Microphone: Used to provide recording functions on web pages
Contact: store is used to store phone numbers from web pages
SMS: Used to provide automatic SMS authentication function for Wi-Fi sign-in
Storage: Used to save files when downloading from webpages
If your system software version is less than Android 6.0, update the software to configure application permissions.
Previously granted permissions can be reset in the Applications menu in Device Settings after the software update.
O Night mode improvement
O High contrast mode
o Instant application
O tracking blocker
o Downloadable browser bookmark sync
o Chromium engine up to 56