Are you looking for Opera Mini for PC? Then, you have reached the right place. In this article I’m going to show you how to use Opera Mini on PC. Opera Mini doesn’t need any introduction; it is one of the best and most popular mobile browsers till date. Millions of users worldwide use the Opera Mini browser to surf internet from their mobile phones. Opera Mini is available for almost all mobile phones, it can be affordable Java enabled mobile or a high end Android smartphone. There are many advantages of using Opera Mini It helps to speed up browsing experience by intelligently compressing images and other files before sending webpages to users mobile phones. In this way we can save bandwidth and money. But is there any Opera Mini for PC? We will see that in the next section.
Opera Mini for PC? Is it possible?
First of all, let me tell you that there is no official Opera Mini for PC available. Opera has a computer browser that is called Opera browser. So there is no mini version of Opera browser exists. But don’t be sad, there are some workarounds. You can still use your favorite Opera Mini browser on Windows computer with the help of MicroEmulator. With the help of this Opera Mini simulator we can use this popular browser on Windows computers.
Advantages of using Opera Mini on PC:
There are several advantages of using Opera Mini on computer, first of all you will experience faster browsing speed if you have a slow internet connection like 2G internet. In this way you will save a lot of bandwidth. Another reason is Opera Mini blocks advertisements so you will not see annoying advertisements. There is a big advantage which many users don’t know. You will be actually be able to access blocked websites using Opera Mini browser on PC. As all internet traffic is passed through the Opera server, it will work as a proxy server. So if some websites are blocked at your school, college, office or home, you can actually bypass that restriction using Opera Mini on PC. Cool! Is not it?
What you need to run Opera Mini on PC?
Download Opera Mini
MicroEmulator 2.0.4 - Download
Custom skin to run MicroEmulator at full screen – Download
How to run Opera Mini Browser on computer at full screen mode?
First download and install the Java runtime environment on your computer. Skip this step if your computer already has it. Now download Opera Mini files both .jar and .jad files. Download MicroEmulator archive and extract it. You need to download the custom skin file named microemu-device-resizable.jar to run Opera Mini on computer at full screen mode.
Copy this file and navigate to the MicroEmulator folder and paste it inside the folder named ‘Devices’. Now get back to MicroEmulator folder and find the files microemulator.jar. Double click on it to run the MicroEmulator.
Go to ‘Options’ > Select device> click on the ‘Resizable device’ and set it default and click ‘Ok’.
Now navigate to ‘File’ menu and select ‘Open MIDLet File’ option and choose the Opera Mini .jar file and open. Now you will see Opera Mini option in side MicroEmulator, double click on it or click on ‘Start’ to run Opera Mini on computer. You can resize the browser windows by dragging or by providing resolution size.
Opera Mini will start installing, first accept the license agreement and you are ready to use Opera Mini on computer.
Type any website URL on the address bar and hit enter to visit the site.
I hope this tutorial to run Opera Mini on PC is easy to understand and follow. If you have any queries regarding Opera Mini for PC, feel free to ask us.