Before you free download Yandex Browser 2017 for your PC or Phone, we are advising to learn its features and see what's new in the latest version.
Web browser overview
Yandex Browser is based on the Chromium platform and the Blink engine. Yandex.Browser is able to quickly download web pages, interactive web applications and games (even with a slow Internet connection). Yandex.Browser protects you from online scams and malicious sites, and has an intelligent address bar and anti-shock function to block annoying ads.
Operating System: Windows 10 / Windows 8 (8.1) / Windows 7 / Vista / Windows XP (32- | 64-bit) | Mac OS X 10.8 or later | Android 4.0 and up | iOS 7.0 or later.
Features of Yandex Browser on your PC
Search and navigation
Support of the intelligent address bar, where you can enter the addresses of web-sites and to find the necessary information on the Internet. In addition, while entering a search query, browser will give different clues.
Support of the Quick Launch "Board". When you create a new tab, browser provides quick access to the frequently visited sites.
Creation and navigation on the tabs.
Support of the "Turbo" mode for fast loading of web pages, even with a slow Internet connection.
Display the quick links in the address bar.
Synhronization with services: Yandex.Disk, Yandex.TraficJams, News, Video, Job and so on.
Security and Privacy
Support of the "incognito" mode. All sites, that you have ever visited, are recorded in the journal. Basically, Yandex.Browser stores the links of pages, titles, cache files, and cookies. However, the developers designed this security mode "incognito", for hiding the network activity in the performance of banking operations, entering personal data, etc.
When you use this mode, browser destroys all data, after tab closing (passwords, logins, cache, etc.).
Automatic transfer of all the tabs, bookmarks, passwords, settings, filled online forms, applications from the old version to the new version of the browser.
Support of the extensions.
Support for add-ons Opera Add-ons.
Management of the mouse gestures.
Notification about the changes of the Internet connection speed.
Compression of video content for saving traffic.
Data Synchronization between devices.
Support of the popular add-ons directory.
Automatic translation text on the web page from one language to another (in depend from what is the default language).
Features of Yandex Browser on your Phone
Search and navigation
Support for intelligent address bar.
Fast loading pages, videos and images even with slow Internet in the "Turbo 2" mode.
Navigating through the tabs.
Create and manage bookmarks.
Supports "Read mode". In this mode, Yandex.Browser deletes all unnecessary online (ads, social bookmarking, menus, etc.), leaving the text, graphics, illustrations and other elements for easy reading interesting articles for you.
Changing the appearance of new tabs.
Quick access to the frequently visited sites, when you create a new tab.
Support for news feeds Zen, that collects online interesting news, articles, and videos.
Support of the "Quick Call" function. If the option for synchronization of mobile device with computer is enabled on your Smartphone, you can use this feature. This option works so: when you click on a phone number on some web page, the browser will send Push-notifications from your computer to your mobile phone. If the mobile browser will receive this notification, you will automatically dial the number.
Security and Privacy
Support for "Incognito" mode. In this mode, the history of visits, cookes-files, search terms, passwords, new bookmarks will not be saved.
Did you know?
Yandex Browser supports innovative technologies to protect users from shocking ads, aggressive annotations, spam, Internet extortionists, malicious sites and files. Also the Adguard add-on has been implemented, which allows to hide pop-ups, text and video ads.
Yandex Browser will allow you to view office documents of Microsoft Office, e-books (PDF, FB2, EPUB, etc.), as well as Flash-content.
What's new in the latest versions?
Yandex Browser  17.7.1 for Windows / Mac
Increased perfomance and stability of the browser.
Yandex Browser 17.6.1 for Android
Updated user interface.
Yandex Browser 17.7.2 for iOS
Thus, Yandex Browser loads web pages with the lightning speed, this browser is convenient to use. It is developing quite rapidly and gains an impressive audience of users in the CIS countries.