Firefox for Android Beta
Release Notes

Release Notes tell you what’s new in Firefox. As always, we welcome your feedback. You can also file a bug in Bugzilla or see the system requirements of this release.

Firefox for Android Beta

August 8, 2017

Version 56.0beta, first offered to Beta channel users on August 8, 2017


  • Added Zapoteco (zam) and Belarusian (be) locales

  • Improved power consumption and performance for WebRTC with the use of hardware encoders

  • Improved support for HLS (HTTP Live Streaming) playback

  • Get feature recommendations and hints to improve your Firefox experience

  • Improved support for WebExtensions on Android


  • Ended support for devices running Android 4.0

  • Ended support for Flash

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