Whenever you heard about a browser, the very first name that comes to your mind is Google’s Chrome Browser. It is one of the Browsers that has a wide user base. But when you consider Brower Market share from around the world, you will find there are a lot of other Browers are also available and they can be a better alternative to Chrome. Hence, we must not underestimate them too.
To access and browse content, there are a variety of Web browsers are available, in which some of which you heard about them, is Safari, Microsoft edge, and firefox. But there are also some popular Web browsers that you might have heard somewhere or maybe not familiar with, they are Opera, Yandex, or Brave.
In the above graph that is showing the Browser Market share WorldWide from Oct 2020 to Sept 2021, you can observe, Google chrome outshines every other Browser in the market. It has maximum browser market share and no other browser is showing any near competition to it.
Since Chome is on the top list with a whopping 67.56% browser market share, whereas Microsoft’s edge is at the second position with 7.75% browser market share and Firefox(7.48%) is the third.
Brave the new Web Browser in the market
You must have come across this Browser name Brave many times on your Youtube Ads or banners. Brave is a new Web browser that has been recently introduced. It is an open-source Web browser that provides users a secure, fast and incognito browsing feature that also has integrated Blocking ads and anti-tracking features.
It is developed by Brave Software Inc, this browser is available for almost every device available such as your PC, Apple’s Mac, and smartphones.
Since brave is a newbie in the web browser market, you won’t find statistics or information regarding Brave’s global Browser market share or any data related to it. It is because its count is very limited for now which is unable to track or trace.
Another thing is that brave is an open-source platform and uses Chrome user agents and firebox user agents to hide their data. And disguise themselves like whichever website you visit will appear Chrome or Firefox only.
On the other side, you must note one thing that Brave is based on chromium, which has a Browser Market share of about 0.05% for desktop users. However, Brave claims to have over 20 Million Monthly active users and 7 million daily active users.
Yandex Browser- Popular Russian Browser
I am sure you have never heard about this browser which is popular in Russia. To your surprise, apart from the majority of the people around the world who are not aware of this browser, it still holds a small 0.87% market share.
But, when considering its popularity within Russian Federation just like China, it has about 16.17 browser market share for the desktop category. Which makes it the second most popular web browser in Russia.
One thing that makes Yandex different from other popular browsers is that, just like Brave, it also offers users a private and secure browsing experience. IT has collaborated with Kaspersky and brought its security by integrating it with the browsers. The files will automatically be scanned whenever you are down from this browser. It was also developed on Chromium and power by Blink browser engine and Opera Turbo technology.
Internet is vast and dark, accessing information or content through the browser can be risky and critical. Now it has become an essential requirement for any internet user to have a featureful, feast, and secure internet browser.
When considering desktop versions particularly for web browsing, there are some best and most powerful options are available in the market, such as Microsoft Edge, Firefox, and safari. But Google chrome will dominate the market for a good time because it has a huge user base and many users use it as their default web browser.
Supported by Google’s robust IT infrastructure and powered by its powerful advanced Technology, Google can deliver a seamless and Fastest experience that other browsers will unable to match.
Hope the above Browser market analysis will help you to learn the present performance of various browsers around the world and if you find any worthy points to add that we have missed or are unable to mention in this post, please do let us know in the comments section below.
Frequently asked Questions
Which browser has the biggest market share?
Google chrome is turned out to be the market leader when we talk about Browser that has the biggest market share. It holds around 67.56% of the total browser market share for desktops.
What are the top 3 web browsers based on market share in use today?
The three top web browsers based on market share in use today are:
1. Chrome – 67.56%
2. Safari- 17.1%
3. FireFox- 7.48%
Why has Firefox lost market share?
The main reason why firefox lost market share is its irregular major and significant updates and lack of consistent maintenance or degradation. Which is a result that affects its performance and users start abandoning it.