Have you ever used the UCWeb browser for downloading large files, songs and mobile movies on mobile. There are many other people too in India, they uses UCWeb to do so. And you people have made this browser so popular in India. According to UCWeb India is the largest growth market after China for UCWeb. And its flagship product UC Browser is used by many people of India. So UCWeb made India as their second headquarter and will focus on video and download as a key differentiation to achieve the leadership position in India. And UCWeb is also announced updated versions of UC Browser for the Android, Java and iPad.
These newer versions include video technology enhancement, crucial to the localization in the Indian market. Android and Java version of UC Browser is updated to v9.0 and iPad version is updated to v2.0. UC Browser has 400 million users across 150 countries and regions and holds 25% of the mobile browser market in India. That makes it market leader in terms of the user base.
Mr. Xiapeng He, Co-Founder & President, UCWeb said, “UCWeb has a single minded focus to provide the best in class mobile internet browser to users and our decision to open a development office in India demonstrates our commitment to the region and our mantra of ‘go local.’ Mr. Xiaopeng He also acknowledged the need of localization and local partnerships for the product to reach to the mass audience. He further added by saying, “We are working towards building an open ecosystem by investing in teams and technology in India. We truly believe that India will be a big contributor to our objective of becoming a billion user company. We are working with partners across domains and verticals by way of sharing traffic, users, and revenue with them; thus creating a mutually beneficial relationship for both. The Indian mobile internet community will benefit from the investment that we make in building an ecosystem in the market. We are open to explore fresh stream of ideas and newer business models to sustain the vitality of the community.”
UCWeb also offers its product in Hindi and Urdu versions too. And it is available on more than 3,000 different cell phone models from more than 200 cell phone manufacturers.