The new version of Opera Mini offers control on the number of files downloaded at the same time. It also allows users to either restrict Opera Mini to download limited or all files contained in an email when using mobile data or Wi-Fi. The update also adds alerts when downloading files over 15MB in size. The Download Manager also offers an option to set a default location to save all downloaded files.
Opera Mini has listed some other features on Google play that include a new download setting which will ask the user before downloading; also offers simultaneous downloads setting, and grouped download notifications. The update also adds a new file chooser when uploading files while also brings various stability and usability improvements.
Other minor updates include new address bar colour and category labels for “Classic” app layout; night mode toast on browser restart, and password manager in high data-savings mode for Android 4.4 and higher.
Christian Uribe, Product Manager of Opera Mini at Opera Software, said, “With more visual and multimedia content on the web and phones with more memory, people are starting to download more images and videos. This new update offers a better way to organize downloads and smoother experience when you download and browse at the same time.”
In the previous update of Opera Mini, users got the feature of notification when the files finished downloading. The update included enhancements for Facebook notifications and several under-the-hood improvements. The app’s official changelog had added the update to feature Wait-for-Wi-Fi download dialog, which provided an option to remember user preference.