List of web browsers

The following is a list of web browsers.


Notable Browsers

In order of release:


Layout Engines

The Trident layout engine was developed by Microsoft for use in the Windows version of their web browser, Internet Explorer 4, and included up to Internet Explorer 8. Tasman (layout engine) was included with Internet Explorer 5 for Mac.

The Gecko layout engine is developed by the Mozilla Foundation.

The KHTML layout engine is developed by the KDE project. WebKit is an open-source fork of that engine by Apple Inc..

The Presto layout engine is developed by Opera Software.

Browsers that use both the Trident layout engine and the Gecko layout engine include:

Trident-based browsers

Other software publishers have extended the functionality of Microsoft's Trident engine. The following browsers are all based on the Trident rendering engine:

Gecko-based browsers

KHTML and WebKit-based browsers

Presto-based browsers

Browsers for the Java platform

Specialty browsers (current)

Browsers created for enhancements of specific browsing activities.

  • Flock (To enhance social networking, blogging, photosharing, and RSS newsreading)
  • Ghostzilla (Blends into the GUI to hide activity)
  • Image Xplorer (Designed for the viewing, downloading, and printing of images only)
  • Kirix Strata (Designed for data analytics)
  • Songbird (browser with advanced audio streaming features and built in media player with library.)
  • SpaceTime (Search the web in 3D)
  • Wyzo (A media browser that integrates BitTorrent like Opera's integrated BitTorrent)
  • Zac Browser (For children with autism, and autism spectrum disorders such as Asperger syndrome, pervasive developmental disorders (PDD), and PDD-NOS.)

Specialty browsers (discontinued)

Other browsers

Mobile browsers

See Mobile browser


See also


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