Opera Mini huge hit among iPhone users, crossed 1 million download on day 1

512-white  It seems the iPhone users around the world were just waiting for Apple’s approval to the Opera Mini. The Opera Mini Browser for iPhone has crossed 1 million downloads on its 1st day at Apple App Store.

According to Apple’s download count, Opera Mini has been added to 1,023,380 Apple devices. Opera Mini is currently the number one iPhone app in the 22 featured Apple App Stores on their site, as of 8 a.m. CET today.

“Today iPhone users have a choice, and, as the numbers show, they are eager to explore new and faster ways to surf the Web on the iPhone – especially during heavy Web traffic,” said Lars Boilesen, CEO, Opera Software. “With any widely available and frequently downloaded Opera product, we are appreciative of all the feedback we are getting, as it helps us to continually improve our product and better meet the needs of our users.”