Download Opera For Chromebook

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Opera on Chromebook

Hello everyone, you can now download Opera for Chromebook and browse the web using your favorite browser of your choice. I know a lot of you have been wondering about this! Starting with Chromebook’s that were made in 2017 or after, it is now possible to run Android apps on Chrome OS devices including most if not all modern Chromebook’s that were made in the past 2 years or so. You can check out a full list of Chromebooks that support installing and running Android apps.

Today we will feature one of the most popular internet browsers on the planet and a browser that has not given up despite trailing both Chrome, Edge and Firefox. I am talking about the Opera browser. I have to hand it to the company behind Opera for somehow resisting the many attempts from the larger companies who tried to buy and I am sure a lot of them are still trying. Opera has it’s dedicated fan base and I must admit, I used to love Opera back in the early 2000’s but then I fell in love with Firefox and then now of course I in love with Chrome. We do have some people here at the office who swear to only use Opera and I don’t blame at all, the slick design matched with the privacy and speed browsing can make anyone a fan. Let us know in the comments what you think about Opera if you decide to try it.

  • Does Opera browser run on Chromebook? Yes!
  • Does Opera Mini run on Chromebook? Yes!

What Is Opera Browser About?

Opera browser is a freeware web browser for multiple operating systems and it is developed by Opera Software. Opera is a Chromium-based browser using the Blink layout engine. It differentiates itself because of a distinct user interface and other features including a fast, safe web browser for your device, featuring a rebooted news feed, a built-in ad blocker and free VPN.

Opera Browser Features

  • Block ads for faster browsing

Opera’s native ad blocker effectively helps you get rid of intrusive ads and loads your pages faster to streamline your browsing experience. Now, we have added the option to eliminate a vast majority of annoying cookie and privacy dialogs.

  • Free, unlimited and built-in VPN

Improve your privacy and security with our built-in and free VPN. Turn on Opera VPN in private mode and your IP address will be replaced with a virtual one to help you avoid unintended location and identification information sharing.

  • Personalized news feed

Powered by our smartest AI news engine, the rebooted news feed allows you to swipe through a selection of personalized news channels within the browser, subscribe to your favorite topics, and save stories to read later. Catch up on AI-curated news specially tailored for your interests.

  • Night mode

Opera’s night mode provides you adjustable lighting options to get the most comfortable reading experience in the dark and the least eye strain. Night mode is easily accessible from the main menu.

  • Manage passwords and autofill credit cards

Opt in for automatic saving of passwords site by site and safely autofill your payment information for online shopping.

  • Private browsing

Use private tabs to go incognito anywhere on the Internet without leaving a trace on your device. Easily switch between private and normal browsing in the tab gallery.

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