Opera Mini is one of the world’s most popular web browser, especially on Android Devices. Opera Mini develop their application for both phone devices: Android, iOS, and Computers | PCs. Opera Mini is an alternative to other popular web browsers like Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Safari, Torch, Internet Explorer, Maxthon, SeaMonkey, and others.
Opera Mini works on Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows 8.1, Windows 10, Mac OS X and Linux.
Opera Mini provides the following Features
- Easy to use and friendly interface
- Tabbed Browsing
- Integrated Search Engine
- Voice Interaction
- Automatic updates
- Seamless download manager
- Mouse Gestures on demand
- Parental Controls
- Password Manager
- Open Source Development
- Extensions and Skins
- Telephone support available
Security Features are:
- Pop-up blocker
- Clear Data
- Anti-virus support
- Clear Data
- Private Browsing
Now we proceed to the actual installation. This guide works will work on Ubuntu, Debian and Kali Linux and all Debian derivatives. We’ll do the installation through Opera package repository that we’ll add to etc/apt/sources.list file.
Open your terminal and navigate to /etc/apt/sources.list file.Use your favorite text editor, e.g nano, vim. vi or leafpad text editors. My favorite is vi.
sudo vim /etc/apt/sources.list
Add the following line at the end of the sources.list file.
deb http://deb.opera.com/opera stable non-free
Now do a system update
sudo apt-get update
wget -O - http://deb.opera.com/archive.key | sudo apt-key add -
Finally, install Opera
sudo apt-get update sudo aptitude install opera
You can also install Opera Web browser manually. Follow this short guideline.
Download Opera mini browser Debian package for Linux from Opera Download Page
Fix unmet dependencies by installing the following
sudo aptitude install libqt3-mt
Open a command line as root, and run dpkg -i command followed by the name of the .deb file you have downloaded.
sudo dpkg -i opera_version_youdownloaded.deb
Now Go to Menu>Internet> Opera and enjoy your newly installed Opera Mini Web Browser.