Opera became the first browser-maker to bundle a VPN with its service, and now that effort is expanding to mobile.
The company announced today that its Android browser app will begin offering a free VPN. The feature will be rolled out to beta users on a gradual basis. The VPN is free and unlimited, and it can be set to locations in America, Europe and Asia as well as an ‘optimal’ setting which hooks up the faster available connection. Switching on the VPN means that user traffic data isn’t collected by Opera, while it makes it harder for websites to track location and user data.
There are granular settings too, which include limiting VPN usage to private tabs and switching it off for search engines to get more local results.
Opera previously offered a free VPN app for