Mobile browser UC Browser, from UCWeb, for the first time surpassed Opera Mini and become the most popular third party web browser on mobile devices in Russia. This is stated in the press release received by the editors MacDigger.
According to statistics LiveInternet and a private developer, the number of users UC Browser per day for the last six months grew by 45% and in Russia has now reached 2.3 million people. On the world market UC Browser also occupies the first position according to StatCounter, in August 2015 browser owned 15% of the market.
UC Browser appeared in Russia in 2013 and suggested that owners of mobile devices with many new features including built-in video player that allows you to change the quality of the video stream and save the video in the device memory, convenient home page with relevant information, cloud technology speed up loading web pages, and more.
UCWeb does not intend to rest on our laurels and plans to continue to increase its market share in Russia. “In China, India and Indonesia, where we appeared before, we rank first among all mobile browsers, not just third-party. In each of these regions, the proportion of UC Browser is more than 40%. Our goal today is Russia. Until the end of March 2016, we expect there to increase the number of UC Browser users in a day at least 3 million people,” commented Kenny Ye (Ye Kenny), development Director at the international markets, UCWeb.
According to the developers, the UC Browser idea is to offer a more comfortable web surfing, regardless of when, where and what device use users. The mobile version contains built-in ad blocker and video, and automatically sorts the items on the page for more comfortable viewing experience. As a result, the web page load much faster while using less bandwidth. Cloud technology in UC Browser for iOS not only allows you to save Internet MB, but and speeds up page loading.