UC Browser gains 50 percent market share in mobile browsing in India

While UC Browser has been continuously adding new features to the browser, the company has now revealed that it has 50 percent market share in the country.


UCWeb has announced that its popular third party mobile browser UC Browser has registered more than 50 percent of the market share of mobile browsing in India. The company claims that 1 of every 2 mobile page viewed in India is accessed via UC Browser. It currently the second most popular browser after Chrome with 16.82 percent share globally.

Speaking about the achievement, Kenny Ye, Managing Director, UCWeb India, Alibaba Mobile Business Group, said, “India is the world’s fastest growing mobile country and our largest overseas market and we are deeply committed to it. We constantly strive to reach new users through unique customization and localization efforts, across genres. By providing a one-stop platform, UC Browser makes mobile services conveniently accessible, helping improve and reshape the mobile lifestyle of people worldwide. Going forward, we look to aid the Indian government in its ambitious mobile digital literacy campaign.”