As we all know that ubuntu’s default web browser is firefox. Since Quantum release, Firefox has improved. The irony that Firefox quantum loads google faster than chrome. We all use multiple browsers at the same time and there are many alternative and special-purpose browsers available for ubuntu. Here are 3 Best Web Browsers for Ubuntu Linux you may find useful or interesting. This page does not contain a comprehensive list of Linux web browsers, just 3 that I found interesting.
Chromium or Google Chrome
Google Chrome released in 2008 and google decided to launch its open-source variant chromium for Linux systems. since its release, it became very popular in the open-source community. It is very fast and works perfectly for desktop and mobile phones.
Install Chromium on Ubuntu Linux
sudo apt install -y chromium-browser
Run the following command if you need flash support:
sudo apt install -y pepperflashplugin-nonfree sudo update-pepperflashplugin-nonfree --install
Install Google Chrome on Ubuntu Linux
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The brave project launched in 2016 with a unique idea of blocking tracking and ads for users. It is led by former CEO of Mozilla Brandon Eric. It is based on open-source Chromium. Brave is the most popular browser of 2019 and has unique and great privacy-related features.They launched their cryptocurrency BAT (Basic Authentication Token) it uses to pay users for viewing ads delivered
Vivaldi is the most famous Linux browsers it is developed by frustrated opera developer. The main selling point for Vivaldi is its customizability. user can customize is shortcut keys and other feature. It uses the blink Layout and chromium V8 engine.