Mozilla launches Firefox lite for phones

20th March 2019
Mozilla launches Firefox lite for phones
Launching Firefox Lite with Indian partners

New Delhi, March 20, 2019: Mozilla, a  has unveiled ‘Firefox Lite’ , to fulfill user needs for a fast and lightweight mobile browsing in India. Mozilla has entered into strategic partnerships with Times Internet and DB Digital to deliver the  content to its users. It has also on-boarded MoMagic, a leading intelligent marketing company as distribution partners to expand its reach.
Firefox Lite is  a fast and lightweight Android browser which is less than 4MB, with outstanding privacy-focused browsing features.
SaysJoe Cheng, Head of Product Mozilla Asia: “India is the second largest online market worldwide and a mobile first country and is projected to grow to 666.4 million in 2023. Majority of India’s Internet users are mobile phone Internet users who take advantage of entry-level alternatives to expensive landline connections that require desktop PCs and infrastructure. This presents us with a huge opportunity to empower them with better than ever mobile browsing experiences.”
Key Highlights of Firefox Lite:

  • Fast: Firefox Lite's standout feature, ‘Turbo Mode,’ blocks third-party trackers. This renders less data consumption and websites load up faster.
  • Lightweight: Firefox Lite is less than 4MB, which is less than 10% of the size of other browsers in the market. Given its lightweight, users can stay updated on latest offerings from Firefox Lite without worrying about spending a lot of data to update the app.
  • Private: Advertisers or websites often use web trackers for broad user data collection and targeted advertising. Firefox Lite is equipped with private browsing and tracking protection to help users browse without a trace.

Firefox Lite is now available in 15 markets in Asia including Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, Taiwan, the Philippines, and Vietnam.
Link for download :Firefox Lite