Reliance Jio Launches JioPages Browser; Here’s Everything You Need to Know
JioPages is now available for download on Google Play Store, it comes with features like support for eight Indian languages, localized news content curation, a smart download manager, incognito browsing, encrypted connections and more.
Reliance Jio announced the launch of its made-in-India browser called JioPages, while keeping privacy at the core of the browser, to further boost its digital presence. JioPages is built on powerful Chromium Blink engine. It provides superior performance when compared to its peers.
“It provides enhanced browsing experience through faster engine migration, webpage rendering, faster page loads, efficient media streaming, emoji domain support and encrypted connection,” said Jio in a statement. It supports eight languages: Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Gujarati, Bengali, Telugu, Malayalam and Kannada. Users can set the app language and the regional content preferences from the browser’s settings. Expect for regional language support and content curation it also has a PIN-locked Incognito Mode and a built-in Adlock Plus.
Key Features of JioPages Browser
1. Personalized Home Screen
Users will get the option of setting any of the leading search engines in the market such as Google, Bling, MSN, Yahoo or Duck Duck Go, as their default engine. They could also pin the links of their favorite websites on the home screen for quick and easy access.
2. Personalized Theme
Users can choose from a range of colorful background themes. The browser also supports Dark Mode for eye-friendly viewing experience at night.
3. Personalized Content
The content feed is customized to suit the users’ preference in terms of language, topic and region. In addition to this JioPages sends notification only on topic that are either important or of interest to the user.
4. Informative Cards
Informative cards are said to capture key numbers, trends, symbols or headlines of a given topic. For example, stock market trends, commodity prices or cricket score, and display them as compact clickable banners on the screen.
5. Regional Content
The browser supports eight Indian languages: Hindi, Marathi, Tamil, Gujarati, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and Bengali. Users also have the option of customizing the content feed according to their preferred state. On selecting a state, the popular sites of the state start appearing on the screen.
6. Advanced Download Manager
The browser automatically categorizes downloads according to the file type, i.e. Image, Video, Document or Pages. This makes file management easier for the user.
7. Incognito Mode
The Incognito mode enables private browsing by preventing browsing history from being stored in the system. On JioPages, user has the option of setting a four-digit security PIN or fingerprint as an access code to the Incognito mode.
8. Ad Blocker
The browser blocks unsolicited ads and popups to provide the user a seamless browsing experience.