This week we look at mobile browsers. Well, many iPhone users stick to Safari, the embedded browser that comes on all iDevice, but still some people prefer a third-party browser. When it comes to alternatives, it's a clear winner.
With 1.5 million estimated downloads in September and over 13 million estimated downloads so far in 2018, Google Chrome was the most downloaded mobile browser in the United States. And far! Microsoft's Edge was a distant second with 272K downloads and Firefox with only 176K downloads, about 1
Chrome has the lion's share of the market, but not Microsoft, the same company that gave us Internet Explorer 6 Developed Firefox.
Looking at all 2018, this trend is not new. Microsoft Edge has been downloaded several times as Firefox every month this year. Microsoft can be on something here.
What is your favorite mobile browser? Tell us in the comments below.
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