Surfy browser for Windows Phone is now completely free

Surfy, the Windows Phone web browser that recently got a major design overall, has been updated once again. The biggest change is that the app is now completely free to use; it previously cost $1.99 to unlock all of its features and get rid of its ads.

Here's the long list of Surfy's major features, just in case you need a refresher. Today's update to version 5.19 also includes better compatibility with Windows 10 Mobile.

  • Desktop like tabs
  • Mobile optimization, which can reduce data usage down to as little as 20%
  • Passcode protection
  • Shake to refresh
  • Voice Search (WP 8.1)
  • Voice commands launch favorites and well known pages
  • Save and Share downloaded files (WP 8.1)
  • Export downloaded files to SD Card
  • Export any file to Media Library
  • Download YouTube videos
  • Private browsing
  • Themable Panoramic hub with customizable background image
  • Share links via NFC
  • Save Passwords and Logins
  • Desktop mode
  • Download manager with foreground and background downloads
  • Multiple search providers: Google Bing DuckDuckGo Yahoo! Baidu
  • Searchable history
  • Clear cookies and cache with history
  • Private browsing at start-up
  • Set desktop or reading mode for individual tabs
  • Share pages via Email SMS, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, & NFC
  • Night dimmer
  • Listen to pages with Surfy's amazing multilingual text to speech engine
  • Save images & open links via context menu
  • Find on Page
  • Customize tabs and application bar colors
  • Pin pages to the Launch Pad

Download Surfy from the Windows Phone Store (Free)

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John Callaham