Baidu Browser is a blazingly fast browser which was formerly known as Spark and comes with a bevy of built-in tools and intuitive interface which has garnered a solid fan base till now. The Wikipedia-like collaborative encyclopaedia, massive advertising platform and stellar search engine developed under a common umbrella by one of China’s largest technology companies and is based on the Chromium platform which imparts greater portability, speed and customization to the browser.
This free of cost browser features a built-in media download tool, torrent client, video pop-up player, mouse gesture navigation and much more. The rampantly used search engine in China has a simple installation process whereby speedy and reliable solutions are provided to enthral users.
- It can transmit personally identifiable data such as the search items & URLs visited and user’s GPS coordinates in its Android version without undergoing the encryption process. List of nearby wireless networks and the user’s IMEI are also transmitted with easily decryptable encryption.
- Baidu browser can proxy the requests to some websites in its Website version thus permitting users in accessing certain websites which normally are blocked in China.
- By clicking on the “Pop-Up” button you can open any web video in the own window of Baidu browser thus relieving you from the task of searching through tabs for finding what you were watching.
- The built-in Browser Doctor features can fix common browsing problem after a quick diagnosis so that you don’t end up wasting time in search of solutions.
- Its built-in mouse gestures help users in interacting with the internet in an effortless manner by opening new tabs, going back & forward, refreshing your page and much more with just a simple swipe of the mouse.
- You can download audio and video directly to your computer using its built-in Media Downloader which can be transferred to your smartphone for being viewed offline.
- The Recently Closed tabs button can make your life easier as you don’t have to deal with the frustration of a tab getting accidentally closed. You can restore tabs closed by mistake by simply clicking on the same.
- The screenshot button of Baidu Browser can be used for sharing the browsing images without opening a photo editing program and cropping the picture.
- Easy to understand and apply drag and drop functionality.
- Account syncing feature which can be activated by logging in using your Google credentials.