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  • 5.0 stars

    "GREAT BROWSER but don't Download it here"

    May 9, 2014  |   By musicman4you

    Version: Opera 21.0.1432.57

    Pros

    Just as good as Chrome and better than Firefox.Only Add-ons I use are AdBlock,WOT and Bookmarks...Im not a big fan of a bunch off 3rd Party add-ons.

    Cons

    If you Download it here on CNET it will install the Download.com Installer which offers Free programs from Cnet Partners.Better Bookmarks and all of the options are gone like in older Opera version 12.16 which just had a security update to 12.17 ..I use 12.17 also

    Summary

    It is just as good as Chrome and Firefox.I still use the older Opera 12.17 which I like better than any Browser.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "IMPRESSIVELY FAST!!!"

    May 8, 2014  |   By ahlowerre

    Version: Opera 21.0.1432.57

    Pros

    VERY FAST!! PUTS OTHER BROWSERS TO SHAME! DON'T LISTEN TO BAD REVIEWS! IT'S EASY TO USE AND I AM 75 YEARS OLD AND FINALLY I DON'T NEED MY DAUGHTER'S HELP.

    Cons

    NONE RIGHT NOW

    Summary

    IF U DOWNLOAD THIS BROWSER, U WON'T BE DISAPPOINTED!!

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Great Browser but I would use the Direct Download Link"

    April 29, 2014  |   By musicman4you

    Version: Opera 20.0.1387.91

    Pros

    Fast and easy to use.I also use version 12.16 that has been upgraded with Security Updates to Version 12.17 .So if you liked all of the options and the older version there now is version 12.17 ..Both Opera versions are just as good as any other Browser and fast.

    Cons

    Just one that they had Bookmarks like in older version of Opera but the Bookmark Add-on works

    Summary

    It is a very fast Browser and just as good as the Top 2 Browsers

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  • 4.0 stars

    "WOW! This is a surprising good browser!"

    April 23, 2014  |   By GCG1000

    Version: Opera 20.0.1387.91

    Pros

    1. Nice clean and uncluttered GUI.
    2. Very stable and fast.
    3. Handles almost all URL's with no problem.
    4. Nice selection of Opera-supported add-ons.
    5. Offers good security, which is easily enhanced with "Zenmate and Disconnect".

    Cons

    None to report at this time

    Summary

    I used to be an avid fan of Opera when they were using their "Marlin", etc. rendering engines. Recently, though because of the SLOW update cycle for Comodo Dragon, I tried OP and was pleasantly surprised. Since OP shifted to a Chromium derivative rendering engine, its performance, in version 20.0, is excellent. If you are looking for a Chrome alternative, OP offers a fine browser that is fast and secure, with a quick learning curve. OP is FREE!

    Updated on Apr 23, 2014

    Bookmarks are currently some what awkward to import, so checkout Bookmarks Manager from Opera's web store for the job.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Very fast as hell!"

    April 12, 2014  |   By santalazy0

    Version: Opera 20.0.1387.91

    Pros

    Very fast and easy to use. User friendly and the interface look nice. One of the best browser if not the best....

    Cons

    None so far....

    Summary

    I would recommend this browser to anyone who is in search for a good and fast browser. Very underrated....

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Great and easy to use!"

    March 16, 2014  |   By santalazy0

    Version: Opera 20.0.1387.77

    Pros

    Very fast and easy to use. User friendly and the interface look nice. One of the best browser if not the best....

    Cons

    None so far....

    Summary

    I would recommend this browser to anyone who is in search for a good and fast browser. Very underrated....

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  • 1.0 stars

    "Not even worth a full STAR. And for GOOD reason"

    March 15, 2014  |   By tteksystems

    Version: Opera 20.0.1387.77

    Pros

    I'm still looking for something good to say about Opera's new version

    Cons

    One thing about Chromium based Browsers. They do not manage memory well. Multiple tabs will always open another instance of the browser in Windows task manager. Oh we all know there are ways to cure this, but why should we have to? This NIT something that should fall on the end user. A very arrogant mentality if you think that the user should have to micro manage an already screwed up platform.

    And why is always more important to mention the methods that make the browser integrate and function well from a programmers standpoint? Here are the words of CNET:

    Opera's move to Webkit and later embracing the Chromium engine signals a new, much more competitive push

    Are you serious? The majority of the world using the web are not very savvy? That's why browsers like Chrome can violate our privacy so easily

    We are NOT programmers or integrators. We want focus on user interface. So when rating a browser, focus needs to also be on the end user. The new Opera has no UI worth talking about

    Summary

    I would love to lay it all on the line right now and tell the world what I think. But I cannot write about it anymore. I've been very disappointed with this new version of Opera because it interrupted life as I know it. If anyone realizes the bond between an internet addict and his browse can be quite like a female T-rex and her young. I was very protective of the original Opera versionb 12.16. If anyone tried to criticize it or say hurtful things about it, I defended it. And this is almost like God is picking on me because who would have thought the CREATOR would be the one to destroy what I have worked so hard to build. Give me something great and then take it away.

    Everyone who wants to know the REAL Opera, go download the 32 bit or 64 bit version of Opera 12.16. Once you fiddle with the many features and use it for awhile, it will be very hard to use their new vrsion 20. It is truly th worst excuse for a browser. Why CNET can rate it over 4 stars must be mind boggling to all those who are in the know. The new Opera is nothing compared to version 12.16 and the sooner the developers at OPERA realize this maybe we can get on with it. So I hope Opera can figure it out. Because too many people like me that used all the versions leading up to and including 12.16 for many years are making it clear that we do not want what they have to offer these days unless they include the useful features in the original version, which is NON-Chromium based. They should be ashamed to even admit to using this type of engine for a browser

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  • 4.0 stars

    "Very Good Browser"

    March 6, 2014  |   By Sherif Ayad

    Version: Opera 20.0.1387.64

    Pros

    Works very well than Google Chrome

    Cons

    No Chrome Extensions Button I mean Wrench Button

    Summary

    I love Opera browser very much but there is a main problem which is how do I enable Chrome Extensions Button up till now I did not find a solution. If anyone have a solution contact me.
    Sherif Ayad
    sherifayad2010@live.com

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  • 4.0 stars

    "Great Browser"

    February 23, 2014  |   By dudejam79

    Version: Opera 19.0.1326.63

    Pros

    It's fast and smooth. Also Version 19 now includes bookmarks you can add to the browser and don't have to install a bookmark extension. Just go to Settings and checkmark the box under the user interface that says "Show the bookmarks bar.

    Cons

    Not that I can think of.

    Summary

    Its a good browser. I've always been a big fan of their Opera.

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  • 5.0 stars

    "Very good browser"

    February 20, 2014  |   By c1pr1an

    Version: Opera 19.0.1326.63

    Pros

    -very fast!

    -lightweight browser

    Cons

    Nothing now !

    Summary

    full featured, secure, fast browser.

    Updated on Feb 20, 2014

    No version for linux ! :(

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