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Brave Web Browser

Brave is a free and open-source web browser developed by Brave Software, Inc. based on the Chromium web browser

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Overview

Brave is a free and open-source privacy-focused web browser developed by Brave Software, Inc. based on the Chromium web browser. It uses Blink browser engine and V8 JavaScript engine. The browser blocks ads and website trackers, and provides a way for users to send cryptocurrency contributions in the form of Basic Attention Tokens to websites and content creators. It allows users to surf the web using TOR, to protect their privacy.

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Social

       

System Requirements

#Recommended
1OS: 64-bit Ubuntu 16.04+, Mint 17+, Debian 9+, openSUSE 15+, Fedora Linux 28+, or CentOS/RHEL 8+
2Processor: An Intel Pentium 4 processor or later that’s SSE2 capable
#Recommended
1OS: OS X Yosemite 10.10 or later
#Recommended
1OS: Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows 10 or later
2Processor: An Intel Pentium 4 processor or later that’s SSE2 capable

Ratings

Aggregate
4.16 
 5

APKPure 8.7 
 10
based on 74 reviews
Cloudwards 4.7 
 5
based on professional's opinion
FileHippo 6 
 10
based on 375 reviews
FileHorse 7.7 
 10
based on 275 reviews
FileHorse 8.18 
 10
based on 11 reviews
FossHub 5 
 5
based on 55 reviews
Google Play 4.3 
 5
based on 134515 reviews
Malavida 9 
 10
based on 8 reviews
Malavida 9 
 10
based on 4 reviews
PCWorld 4 
 5
based on professional's opinion
Softonic 8 
 10
based on 246 reviews
Softonic 8 
 10
based on 699 reviews
Softonic 8 
 10
based on 36 reviews
Softonic 8 
 10
based on 38 reviews
Softpedia 4 
 5
based on 210 reviews
TechSpot 4.3 
 5
based on 52 reviews
Uptodown 4.2 
 5
based on 10 reviews

Developer

Brave Software, Inc.

Written in

C, C++, JavaScript, Python

Initial Release

20 January 2016

License

MPL v2

Categories

Web Browser


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