Puffin Web Browser is a wicked fast web browser. With the help of cloud servers, it brings the desktop web browsing experience to tablets and smartphones, and also supports Flash video on iPads and iPhones.
The developers, CloudMosa Inc., say that more than 700,000 licenses were sold globally for Puffin Browser version 1.0., launched last year, and Puffin was ranked as the #1 paid iPad Utility in more than 10 countries. Puffin 2.0 is a major re-write and a significant upgrade. With the new algorithm, Puffin 2.0 is even faster loading, panning, and zooming of web pages.
Render the full versions of web pages extremely fast through cloud computing
* Flash Support
+ Great support for Flash games
+ Play millions of Flash videos
+ Watch Flash videos in full screen mode
Multi-tab UI to switch tabs between web pages with a single tap
+ Search suggest
+ Popup blocker
+ Option to clear browser history, cookies, or cache
+ Support most international web pages and input methods
A free version, Puffin Free, is also now available.
Highlights on the differences of the Puffin Free and the Puffin Web Browser:
* Puffin Free will be search and ads sponsored
The choice of the default search engine is subject to change, and content ads may be displayed alongside with the web pages
* Puffin Free is feature restricted
Expensive features (on the server side) may be suspended temporarily on the free version to reduce operating cost
* Puffin Free is on the leading edge
New and experimental features will be available on the free version sooner than on the paid version
* Puffin Free is a preview of the Puffin Web Browser
During the evaluation period (14 days), the free version has the full feature set of the paid version
* Puffin Free does not support Flash
Flash videos and games will not play after the eval period. Nevertheless, HTML5 videos and games will be fully supported
Compatible with iPhone, iPod touch and iPad.
Requires iOS 5.0 or later
The paid version of Puffin sells for $2.99.
Watch demo videos on YouTube: