Samsung Internet Browser now supports the ability to move the URL bar down
Windows Phone launched it, iPhone recently adopted it, and now Samsung has copied the feature as well. We’re of course talking about having the address bar at the bottom of your browser, where it’s easy to reach with your finger, but doesn’t obscure the content at the top of the screen.
Samsung is of course copying Apple rather than Windows Phone, but if you prefer their URL bar at the bottom, Samsung’s popular internet browser now offers the option in its latest v184.108.40.206 update.
The update contains the following changelog:
- Move URL bar down (optional)
The URL bar can be moved down for better one-handed use.
- HTTPS priority connection (Labs function)
When accessing a web page, this feature prioritizes secure connection and attempts to connect.
- Block invisible image tracking (“Tracking Pixel”)
Smart Anti-Tracking evolved to block tracking using small pixel images.
- Improved search experience in URL bar
You can now enjoy superior and well-organized search suggestions when typing search keywords in the URL bar.
The option to move the address bar is under Settings > Layout & Menu:
The Samsung Internet Browser, which is also available for Android phones from other OEMs, can be found in the Google Play Store here.
Thanks, MrElectrify for the tip.