Baidu Enhances International Product Family With Baidu Browser 3.0
Free Android Mobile Browser Supports 11 Languages, Offers 30% Faster
Browsing and Customizable Content Dashboard
CUPERTINO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/16/13 -- Baidu (NASDAQ: BIDU),
the world's leading Chinese search engine and developer of
award-winning PC, Web and mobile products, has announced the release
of version 3.0 of its Baidu Browser Android app in 11 languages
worldwide. In addition to support for multiple languages, Baidu
Browser includes a customizable content dashboard that delivers news
and photos directly to users' homepages, as well as its proprietary
T5 engine that speeds up page rendering by 30 percent. Since its
December 2012 launch in China and Southeast Asia, Baidu Browser has
gained more than 150 million users worldwide.
"The top things that people want in a browser are speed, ease-of-use,
and the ability to personalize their Web experience," said Baidu
Browser team leader Felix Li. "Baidu Browser's strengths are in these
areas. Our users can now experience the Internet their own way, with
news and photos delivered right to their homepage, and faster page
Baidu Browser 3.0 has many under-the-hood enhancements. Its T5 engine
can speed up page rendering by as much as 30 percent, and it ranked
highly in a series of industry standard benchmarks including an HTML5
compatibility test. In addition, its content dashboard uses
transcoding technology to cut down data use and improve readability
on HTML pages.
Baidu Browser 3.0 includes these key features:
-- Quick-View Content
Choose the news and photos you want to
automatically appear on Baidu Browser's content dashboard.
-- Multiple Languages
Available in English, Portuguese, Indonesian,
Thai, Arabic, Traditional Chinese, Japanese, French, German, Spanish
-- Powerful Desktop Widget
Baidu Browser includes a customizable desktop
widget that lets you jump to your favorite webpages, search engines
-- Navigation Gestures
Baidu Browser has built-in support for multi-tab
browsing, scrolling, and page opening and closing with two fingers.
-- Full-Screen Browsing
wser automatically hides and shows the
address bar and toolbar, so you can enjoy more browsing space.
Download Baidu Browser 3.0 Now
Baidu Browser is a part of Baidu's
family of international mobile and desktop products, and can be
downloaded for free from http://imobile.baidu.com, or from the Google
Play store at
Baidu, Inc. is the leading Chinese language Internet
search provider and a developer of award-winning PC, Web and mobile
products. As a technology-based media company, Baidu aims to provide
the best and most equitable way for people to find what they are
looking for. In addition to serving individual Internet search users,
Baidu provides an effective platform for businesses to reach
potential customers. Baidu's ADSs trade on the NASDAQ Global Select
Market under the symbol "BIDU." Currently, ten ADSs represent one
Class A ordinary share.
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