ACCESS announced its NetFront v3.1 browser software for UIQ 2.x, a platform for smartphones based on the Symbian OS.
NetFront v3.1 brings some advanced rendering technologies like Smart-Fit Rendering and Rapid-Render. Smart-Fit Rendering is a sophisticated rendering technology that renders Web pages to fit the screen width of handsets, eliminating the need for horizontal scrolling. Rapid-Render is a patent-pending rendering technology that progressively renders and displays Web page content, significantly accelerating the presentation, discovery, and interaction opportunities for mobile Internet users. Also unique to NetFront v3.1 for UIQ 2.x is its support for up to 10 tabbed Web pages, a feature that significantly streamlines the process of gathering and comparing Web data.
The company says NetFront v3.1 for UIQ 2.x offers support for the latest Internet standards, as defined by W3C, ensuring a seamless browsing experience. In addition, NetFront v3.1 for UIQ 2.x provides support for user defined shortcuts, configurable caching options, text-only views, customizable style sheets and downloading of images and files.