Opera Web browser on Wednesday launched a brand new model of its cellular app known as “Opera for Android 51” that comes with a free built-in Digital Personal Community (VPN) service to safeguard the web privateness and safety of over 160 million VPN customers in India.
When enabled, the built-in VPN would create a non-public and encrypted connection between gadgets and a distant VPN server, utilizing 256-bit encryption algorithms, the corporate stated in a press release.
There are already greater than 650 million individuals utilizing VPN companies globally out of which, 33 p.c of customers are India-based.
“With Opera, they’ll now get pleasure from a free and no-log service that enhances on-line privateness and improves safety,” stated Peter Wallman, Senior Vice President, Opera Browser for Android.
On being activated, the VPN would conceal the bodily location of the person and make their habits on the internet onerous to trace.
The browser VPN service can be a no-log service, which implies that the VPN servers neither log nor retain any exercise information, all to guard person privateness.
The roll-out of the brand new “Opera for Android 51” can be completed steadily per area, the corporate added.