Slick, feature-rich mobile Web browser
- Supports multiple windows
- Built-in download manager
- Handy search supporting multiple search engines
- Home screen for quick access to favorite sites
- Doesn't always handle images well
- Lack of Help
If you find the default IE mobile web browser to be a little clunky then give UC Browser a try.
What's different about UC Browser?
UC Browser is designed to make mobile Web access quicker and more convenient. It's a pretty lightweight application that manages to cram in a number of interesting features without slowing down your browsing experience too much.
Viewing WAP and web sites in UC Browser is a painless experience thanks to its multiple tabs, which allow you to have several pages loaded at once in much the same way as
UC Browser gives you a lot of control over page layout, too. You can choose to view pages in full screen, tweak the font size, zoom images, and tweak image quality.
What tools are in UC Browser?
UC Browser has a number of interesting tools that you don't normally see in a mobile Web browser, such as an integrated download manager, built-in clipboard for simple copy and paste, and a start page with a number of preset links to a range of categorized web sites. Of course, there's full support for bookmarks too.
There's a simple, yet effective search tool within UC Browser that facilitates quick searching through Google, Bing or Yahoo!, allowing you to choose which search engine the browser uses.
Fast browsing technology
UC Browser is a proxy-based browser, which re-renders and compresses page data on a server before sending it to the client (in much the same as
Overall though, UC Browser makes for a quick and easy way to explore the riches of the Web from your PDA.