Opera 10 has now been released and can be downloaded from the official Opera website.
It is available in 43 different languages for Windows, Linux and Mac.
New features include:
- Opera turbo
Opera’s proxy servers are now used for image and content compression so even people on a slower connection should experience a speed boost.
- Inline spell check
A feature that everyone who posts online should use, input fields now auto spell check entered text.
- Auto update
Opera will now automatically update itself
- Faster rendering engine
The new Opera Presto 2.2 engine in Opera 10 claims to be 40 per cent faster on resource intensive pages such as Gmail and Facebook.
- Visual tabs
The Tab bar of Opera 10 shows thumbnails of open pages in the form of visual tabs.
I’m sure I’ll give it a go but doubt I’ll wander from Firefox. I love Opera mini on my phone but even then I wish I could replace it with Firefox (hurry up Fennec!)