Yesterday Mozilla released an udated beta version of Firefox for Android, which contains a number of improvements. The new beta is available for phones running Android 2.2 Froyo or later, including Android 4.0.

The current version is only available in English and currently only for phones. A version for Android tablets and with support for multiple languages, will be available shortly, according to Mozilla.

A version of Firefox for Android has been around for a long time already, but Mozilla decided to release the new beta version since it contains so many new features.

New features include the following:

  • Redesigned user interface
  • Significant performance advancements
  • Flash support
  • New start page
  • Updated minimum system requirements to Android 2.2+ for optimized experience
  • New features are on smartphones only, tablet users will see them soon
  • More: www.mozilla.org/mobile/14.0beta/releasenotes

The new Firefox Beta for Android is available for download on Google Play.

(via IDG News)