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Replacement for Chrome browser ?

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By Robi959, Senior Member on 7th April 2014, 11:36 PM
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Can anyone tell me replacement for Chrome ? How is working stock internet browser ?
 
 
8th April 2014, 04:29 PM |#2  
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Can anyone tell me replacement for Chrome ? How is working stock internet browser ?

Chrome is great especially because it can sync your bookmarks to all your devices and even your PC. That's its biggest advantage with quick fixes and security !

My other favorites are

Opera Classic
Dolphin Browser
Opera Browser


The Stock Browser is now Chrome but before it was another one which I never liked! Try Dolphin and Opera Classic and you will surely like them!
8th April 2014, 05:17 PM |#3  
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I've always deleted/disabled chrome and almost all google bundled bloatware on any phone/tablet in our house. I had a tough time shoehorning stock/aosp browser to replace chrome, till I stumbled onto lightning browser. Fast, lightweight, able to change search engine to DDG, able to change device string to whatever you want (Froyo N1) (just like AOSP), and works as a user app. I prefer downloading from their dedicated thread on XDA, or from the F-Droid store.

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8th April 2014, 05:36 PM |#4  
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Thank you all. I have installed stock aosp trough recovery and now its great
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Very nice alternative...

Duck duck go

Quick and doesn't store personal data. Works well with orbot too.

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I use baidu browser, it works great for me since it has quick launcher floating over the homescreen with website to be customised
https://play.google.com/store/search?q=baidu%20browser
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