A New Web Browser from India - Epic Browser

George (Chartered Accountant) (649 Points)

15 July 2010  




If you are using Internet Explorer or Firefox or Chrome or Opera or Safari for browsing give it a Desi change with Epic – A New Browser from India. The Epic browser is developed by Bangalore based Hidden Reflex and is based on Mozilla and is available for free. What is very important is the news of Epic could give Moksha or liberation to millions of Indian netizens who are stuck with Internet Explorer 6.

So what is the difference from other existing browsers or why should I try out Epic –


  • the makers claim it is the world’s only antivirus browser.
  • plus the browser has an inbuilt addon to detect websites that are dangerous.
  • if you are an Indian then it is the first ever web browser from India.
  • anti-phishing protection - a big bold domain name on the address bar.


Apart from this, other features include those that is available in other browsers using addons


  • You can type in 12 different Indian languages including Hindi, Gujarati, Marathi, Kannada, Telugu, Bengali, Tamil, Malayalam, Urdu and Punjabi.
  • In the browser’s sidebar you can edit text, read news, view videos and pictures.
  • also claims of faster browsing and faster downloads.