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

January 16, 2018

Version 59.0beta, first offered to Beta channel users on January 16, 2018


  • Added Firefox as an Assist App so users can start a search by long-pressing the home button

  • Improved user experience for HLS (HTTP Live Streaming) playback


  • Changed the location of Firefox Health Report from about:healthreport to about:telemetry

  • The "about:" page was removed. Use the "About Firefox" dialog instead.

  • Lock video full screen to landscape mode

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