Chrome Browser - Google
Browse fast on your Android phone and tablet with the Google Chrome browser you love on desktop. Pick up where you left off on your other devices with tab sync, search by voice, and save up to 50% of data usage while browsing.
• Sync Across Devices - seamlessly access and open tabs and bookmarks from your laptop, phone or tablet
• Save Data - reduce mobile data usage by up to 50% while browsing
• Faster Browsing - choose from search results that instantly appear as you type and quickly access previously visited pages
• Voice Search - use the magic of Google voice search to find answers on-the-go without typing
• Translate - easily read webpages in any language
• Intuitive Gestures - open as many tabs as your heart desires and quickly flip through them by swiping from side to side on the toolbar
• Privacy - use Incognito mode to browse without saving your history
The application has access to the following:
Allows the app to control the vibrator.
prevent device from sleeping
Allows the app to prevent the device from going to sleep.
change your audio settings
Allows the app to modify global audio settings such as volume and which speaker is used for output.
Bookmarks and History
read your Web bookmarks and history
Allows the app to read the history of all URLs that the Browser has visited, and all of the Browser's bookmarks. Note: this permission may not be enforced by third-party browsers or other applications with web browsing capabilities.
Bookmarks and History
write web bookmarks and history
Allows the app to modify the Browser's history or bookmarks stored on your tablet. This may allow the app to erase or modify Browser data. Note: this permission may note be enforced by third-party browsers or other applications with web browsing capabilities. Allows the app to modify the Browser's history or bookmarks stored on your phone. This may allow the app to erase or modify Browser data. Note: this permission may note be enforced by third-party browsers or other applications with web browsing capabilities.
take pictures and videos
Allows the app to take pictures and videos with the camera. This permission allows the app to use the camera at any time without your confirmation.
control Near Field Communication
Allows the app to communicate with Near Field Communication (NFC) tags, cards, and readers.
full network access
Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.
receive data from Internet
Allows apps to accept cloud to device messages sent by the app's service. Using this service will incur data usage. Malicious apps could cause excess data usage.
view network connections
Allows the app to view information about network connections such as which networks exist and are connected.
modify or delete the contents of your USB storage
Allows the app to write to the USB storage.
read sync settings
Allows the app to read the sync settings for an account. For example, this can determine whether the People app is synced with an account.
read sync statistics
Allows an app to read the sync stats for an account, including the history of sync events and how much data is synced.
toggle sync on and off
Allows an app to modify the sync settings for an account. For example, this can be used to enable sync of the People app with an account.
Allows an app to add shortcuts without user intervention.
test access to protected storage
Allows the app to test a permission for USB storage that will be available on future devices.
add or remove accounts
Allows the app to perform operations like adding and removing accounts, and deleting their password.
find accounts on the device
Allows the app to get the list of accounts known by the tablet. This may include any accounts created by applications you have installed. Allows the app to get the list of accounts known by the phone. This may include any accounts created by applications you have installed.
read Google service configuration
Allows this app to read Google service configuration data.
use accounts on the device
Allows the app to request authentication tokens.
approximate location (network-based)
Allows the app to get your approximate location. This location is derived by location services using network location sources such as cell towers and Wi-Fi. These location services must be turned on and available to your device for the app to use them. Apps may use this to determine approximately where you are.
precise location (GPS and network-based)
Allows the app to get your precise location using the Global Positioning System (GPS) or network location sources such as cell towers and Wi-Fi. These location services must be turned on and available to your device for the app to use them. Apps may use this to determine where you are, and may consume additional battery power.