The latest version of the free, cross-platform browser Chromium is now one of the most popular and in demand among browsers, the developer of which is Google, which is actively introducing its developments into the user infrastructure of the web, thereby promoting its position.
Externally, the application is similar to Google Chrome, but, its difference from its predecessor is in functionality: Chromium is a faster browser and is considered to be more secure.
Chromium will be an excellent protection against malicious software, phishing, viral sites. It has an extensive database of rogue and malicious sites that Chromium successfully blocks.
Features of Chromium:
Like other browsers, it has an anonymous browsing mode. A special difference between Chromium and Google Chrome is the lack of support for PDF and Flash, which makes it lighter, besides, it does not send any information to the Google server. This additionally protects the user's privacy.
Chromium supports the same plugins that work in Google Chrome.
The main functions of Chromium are:
- quick bookmarks;
- anonymous browsing mode;
- the program controls emergency closures;
- migration of browser settings;
- download manager works faster;
- all Chromium files after installation are stored in the same drive directory;
- improved HTML5 support;
- quick search in the address bar;
- The browser interface is adapted to Windows.
Chromium is supported by all versions of Windows, Linux and Mac Os X.