New Features for you
Use several privacy protection functions, such as blocking web pages with large numbers of pop-ups by web content provider, and more enhanced tracking blocking functions.
You can turn on these functions in Samsung Internet settings since they’re turned off by default.
Create a customized toolbar by adding buttons from a range of useful options.
Close Internet, Unblock ads temporarily, Open new tab, Refresh, and Search.
Enhanced tab management
You can now reorder your tabs and lock them so they can’t be closed.
You can open up to 99 tabs.
Usability enhancements for tablets
Choose to always show the desktop version of web pages, and use more keyboard shortcuts for enhanced productivity.
Security & Privacy
Samsung Internet Browser helps you protect your security and privacy while browsing the Internet.
Intelligently identify domains which have cross-site tracking ability and block storage (cookie) access.
We will warn you before you can view known malicious sites to prevent you from visiting web sites which may try to steal your data.
Samsung Internet Browser for Android allows 3rd party apps to provide filters for content blocking, making browsing safer and more streamlined.
The following permissions are required for the app service.
For optional permissions, the default functionality of the service is turned on, but not allowed.
Used to check device-unique identification information for app analysis information
Used to provide location-based content requested by the user or location information requested by the webpage in use
Used to provide webpage shooting function and QR code shooting function
Used to provide recording function on webpage
Used to get the device account information for cloud sync
Used to store files when downloading from webpages
If your system software version is lower than Android 6.0, please update the software to configure App permissions.
Previously allowed permissions can be reset on Apps menu in device Settings after software update.
o Open links in secret mode from the context menu
o More password manager apps are allowed to autofill ID and password
o Chromium web engine upgraded to v79