Opera Mobile Adds Geolocation

Opera Software release for Android running devices, Opera Mobile 10.1 beta is reported to feature in-built geolocation support according a release note on the official blog Tuesday. The free mobile browser release is the first product for the android platform, following the company's fully endorsed version, Opera Mobile, as against the erstwhile Opera Mini versions.

Opera Mobile for Android also feature notable improvements in the area of speed owing to its renowned Opera presto rendering engine. It is packed with these additional Opera signature features: Speed dial, Visual tabs, Sync bookmarks, Password manager, Zooming and Panning and many other add-on as available to Android users.

Opera, however,  promised to add support for HTML5 video and Flash in the coming months. As well as upgrading to the Opera Presto core, thereby enabling standards like application cache and web storage.

Its main focus will be on platform optimization like hardware acceleration and JIT compilation to further improve both usability and performance.

The browser is available in 16 languages for now, namely: Chinese, Czech, Dutch, English, French, German Italian, Danish, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Portuguese, Polish, Russian, Spanish and Swedish. And now available for download by searching for 'Opera Mobile' in the Android market place, or direct on your PC.
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