Have you ever wanted to watch your favourite videos or shows on platforms like YouTube, Netflix, iRoko and the likes but you don’t have unlimited bandwidth? And this always left you frustrated for the fact that you are constantly missing out on your favourite videos and online shows. We’re excited to announce you can watch even more of it on your Android phone thanks to Opera Max.
Opera products enable more than 350 million internet consumers to discover and connect with the content and services that matter most to them, no matter what device, network or location. Opera has always been a browser that saves you a lot of data since coming into the browsers market.
Opera Max launched in February, 2014 is an android application that saves your data by compressing images, videos and text while surfing the web. But before now there was a limitation, it couldn’t compress encrypted connections, the HTTPS which is use by the likes of YouTube and Netflix to stream videos.
But the good news is that with today’s update release, Opera Max Data Saver feature will include the latest Opera Max innovations, which provide up to 50 percent data savings, on both mobile data and Wi-Fi connections . Opera Max compress HTTPS Videos like YouTube, Netflix and iRoko with no significant loss in quality by reducing the buffer time, thereby saving a great deal of bandwidth.
Opera’s savings cloud employs the most advanced data-savings technology in the world, with support for compression and optimization of images and webpages, as well as video and audio streaming. Just like the way old BlackBerry devices work, Opera Max routes all your traffic through its own server, compress it and before having it sent to you. Opera claimed your privacy is very important to them and you have nothing to worry about.
HTTPS is a secure way new generation servers stream videos, even Facebook nowadays services it’s mp4 content over HTTPS.
You can now watch your favourite videos like football match highlights, Nollywood movies, and music videos on YouTube through Opera Max without worrying about your data consumption.