In 2011 Yandex started actively developing their own Internet browser. The reason was the introduction of Google in your Chrome browser search functionality only through its own search engine, what was the reason for the decline in the number of users of the Russian search engine. New Yandex.Browser also got the search bar and is also equipped with a number of other functions.

The app can be downloaded for free from 1 Oct 2012 from the official website of the program. For the company, Yandex's own browser is an "object of strategic importance", capable of correcting the position of the search company on the Internet search market.

New Yandex.Browser as and browser from Google built on the basis of Chromium. but he went much further. First of all, you should pay attention to the design of the program. The tabs are rectangular, not canted, like other browsers, which makes the application more solid.

The design of the browser interface can be attributed to minimalism. a string for entering the address and search, the "Back" and "Yandex" buttons, as well as the settings button in the upper right corner.

Separately you need to pay attention to address bar / search bar. On the right side, it has a peculiar sharpening, which is typical for the logos of all the products of Yandex.

In addition, when opening a new tab displays large logos of the websites that are visited by user most frequently. Also new Yandex.The browser is capable of displaying various additional information obtained from these resources. for example, the number of unread messages in "Yandex.Mail", the number of requests for adding friends in different social networks and so on. Thus the usual static blocks turned into widgets.

In the new browser all files when downloading the anti-virus Lab Privateer. Also, the address bar can self-correct words that were typed with the wrong keyboard layout. It belongs to the popular Yandex the program Punto Switcher  to automatically switch layout, which uses a huge number of users.

In the new browser integrated Adobe Flash Player and PDF viewer files. Also, the program integrates an interpreter (Yandex.Translator), capable of working with nine languages, including English, French, German and Ukrainian. This will allow users to surf the web even on foreign websites. The function includes the ability to translate both individual sentences and entire web pages.

In addition, the developers have provided an option to transfer all settings from other browsers. you can easily import all your bookmarks and saved passwords into the program.

New Yandex.The browser is available for download only under the Microsoft Windows operating system, but under Mac OS X .

To summarize, we can say that the browser is able to combine simple interface and wide opportunities. capable of providing a fairly fast and safe operation in the World Wide Web.

Finally, we should say that in the nearest plans of the company Yandex is included withthe creation of the app store for the Android operating system. The new service will be called the Yandex Store. It is expected that it will seriously compete with Google Play. However, the new store was announced only among developers. When it will be available for general use, it is not yet known.