Firefox for Android
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 Release

January 11, 2022

Version 96.0, first offered to Release channel users on January 11, 2022

We'd like to extend a special thank you to all of the new Mozillians who contributed to this release of Firefox!


  • We’ve added history highlights to recently visited sites.

  • Firefox will now display better images for recent bookmarks on the home page.


  • “Fill link from clipboard” has been improved for Android 12.

  • Now, selecting ‘search group’ in ‘Jump back in’ switches to an active tab.

  • We’ve fixed an interface problem where private tabs were displayed as normal tabs.

  • The history delete button is now correctly labeled for screen readers.

  • Duplicate history items are now merged.

  • A rare crash when browsing bookmarks is now fixed.

  • Deleted search groups are now repopulated after interacting with their tabs.

  • You’ll now find Search Groups in Jump Back In will not also display in Recently Searched.

  • You can now dismiss the keyboard when scrolling Home behind search dialog for a clearer, smoother experience.

  • Various security fixes

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