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Browser Apps

Safari, the web browser built into the iOS, isn't your only choice for browsing on the iPhone or iPad. These apps provide alternatives, along with features like Flash support not offered by Safari.

Top iPad & iPhone Browser Apps
Safari is far from your only choice for a web browser app on the iPhone. Check out these alternates, many of which offer features that Safari can't or won't.

Top iOS Web Browser Apps
The iPhone and iPad may come loaded with Safari, but that does not mean you're stuck with just that browser. Several good iOS browsers have been released recently, giving you more options for your mobile browsing experience. We found iPhone browsers that can play Flash video (sort of) or navigate web pages significantly faster than Safari.

Opera Mini Browser for iPhone Review
The Opera Mini Browser is the first real alternative to the iPhone's Safari browser. Even though it doesn't support Flash and has some weird zooming issues, the Opera Mini Browser is fast. This new app finally gives users a choice when it comes to mobile web browsing on their iPhones.

SkyFire Web Browser iPhone App Review
The SkyFire Web Browser bills itself as the first iPhone browser that can play Flash videos. The app is so popular that it “sold out” within hours of its launch because the developer's servers couldn't keep up. I gave it a whirl to see if all the buzz is warranted.

CloudBrowse App Review
CloudBrowse lets you do something most other iOS browsers don't: use Java and Flash. It does this by accessing web browsers on servers and then streaming those sessions to you. But is a browser not designed for the iOS, and that requires a monthly subscription, a good fit for most users?

WebOut Browser iPhone App Review
iPhone users have more and more options when it comes to their mobile browsing experience. You can always use the iPhone’s Safari browser, but it has some downsides. WebOut is one alternative browser that offers a feature Safari lacks -- it can stream audio and video to an Apple TV. So how does it work?

Switch iPhone Browser App Review
With the iOS browser space becoming increasingly crowded, browser apps need features that no others have in order to stand out. Switch certainly does: it offers multiple user accounts within the browser, allowing users to have their own bookmark lists and privacy in their browsing histories.

Flash Browser iPhone Web Browser App Review
In the quest for an iPhone browser that can play Flash files found on the web, look elsewhere.

Photon iPhone Flash Browser App Review
Photo is yet another iPhone browser that claims to offer Flash support. But is it better than its relatively weak competitors?

Puffin iPhone Web Browser App Review
Puffin succeeds in playing Flash on the iPhone--including Hulu!--but not well enough to use regularly.

Mercury iPhone Web Browser App Review
Mercury is a solid web browser app for the iPhone and iPod touch. In fact, it's faster than Safari. But is it better in other areas?

Atomic Browser for iPhone Review
If you're looking for an iPhone browser with a nearly endless supply of features and settings, Atomic is for you. Until it's improved in a few areas, though, it's not for me.

Dolphin Browser for iPhone Review
Safari's not your only choice for an iPhone web browser. In fact, once you try Dolphin, Safari may not be your first choice anymore.

CloudBrowse App Review
CloudBrowse lets you do something most other iOS browsers don't: use Java and Flash. It does this by accessing web browsers on servers and then streaming those sessions to you. But is a browser not designed for the iOS, and that requires a monthly subscription, a good fit for most users?

iPhone Browser Apps Compared
Which apps support Flash? Which have fullscreen browsing? Which don't have native iPad versions. Find out here.

User Reviews: CloudBrowse iPhone Browser App
Real users of the CloudBrowse iPhone browser app review the app to help you decide whether you should buy and use it.

Knowtilus Pro Web Browser Review
Knowtilus may be fast and have a lot of features, but it's less than appealing to use.

Google Chrome for iPhone Review
There's finally a challenger to Safari for the best iPhone web browser crown. But how different are Chrome and Safari, really?

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