Samsung, Asus Nexus smartphone owners top users of “Opera for Android” browser

OperaforAndroidFour models of the Samsung Galaxy range of smartphones as well as the Asus Nexus have emerged as the 5 early adopters of the beta version of the Opera for Android browser.

According to a media release sent out by Opera yesterday, the 5 leading devices in terms of Opera for Android downloads are:

1. Samsung Galaxy S2
2. Samsung Galaxy S3
3. Samsung Galaxy Nexus
4. Asus Nexus 7
5. Samsung Galaxy Y

Early adopters are those who miss an opportunity to check out the latest and greatest offerings.

The Opera for Android beta has been available in the Google Play store for a couple of weeks and early adopters are already downloading it to experience and gauge its performance in the smartphones they are using for everyday web browsing.

“What we found was that our early adopters seem to be power-users of mobile phones as well, with high-end Android devices taking up the top spots in the list of devices used to download the Opera for Android beta,” states the release.

To check out the Opera for Android beta browser, visit Google Play from your Android device and download the browser for free.

In February 2013, the Opera Mini and Opera Mobile user base consisted of more than 228 million unique users. Due to February being a shorter month than others, the number of users went down from January 2013 to February. The Opera Mini users viewed over 147 billion pages and generated over 2.7 billion MB of data for operators worldwide in February 2013.