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New Opera web browsers for Android released with cost cutting measures

Popular web browser software company Opera has debuted Opera Mini 6.5 and Opera Mobile 11.5 for the Google Android operating system, which is now accompanied by a feature that shows how much money is saved by using the web page compression software.

Opera’s Mini 6.5 and Opera Mobile 11.5 now displays exactly how much data has been sent and saved using the two products, which in turn equals overall money and time saved.

Built-in to the browser is a dedicated page that’s accessible from inside of the help menu that keeps count of how much data is being used and how much it is saving in total, or for a specific timeframe like a trip abroad and when using a device whilst roaming.

The number of megabytes saved while using the Opera Mini and Opera Mobile browsers can directly translate into money saved, especially when away or even on a pay-as-you-go plan with a low data allowance.

The Opera Mini and Opera Mobile browsers are now more tightly integrated into the Android operating system, where the cloud-assisted browsing reduces the size of webpages by up to 90%, which in turns allow for consumers get a faster, cheaper and better web experience.

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Rob Kerr is a journalist with more than 14 years experience of news, reviews and feature writing on titles such as Wired, PC Magazine, The Register, The Inquirer, Pocket-Lint, Mobile Industry Review, Know Your Mobile and The Gadget Show. The mobile phone world is his real passion and forte, having owned a handset as far back as 1994 where he has seen them grow from just a business tool to a necessity in everyone’s everyday life.