About Samsung Internet

Samsung Internet icon on homescreen

Samsung Internet for Android is the web browser that is pre-installed on Samsung Galaxy phones and phablets. It is based on the open source Chromium project, to which Samsung are a major contributor. The browser is made available via the Galaxy Apps Store, the Play Store and carrier updates. In March 2017, the beta version became publicly available for both Samsung Galaxy and Google Experience Devices. It has hundreds of millions of active users.

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Samsung Internet logo evolution

Samsung Internet for Gear VR is the virtual reality version of the browser that runs on the Samsung Gear VR.

Samsung Internet for Gear VR

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