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Firefox Beta Mobile Notes (First offered to Beta channel users on November 26, 2012)

Check out "What’s New" and "Known Issues" for this version of Firefox for mobile below. As always, you’re encouraged to tell us what you think, or file a bug in Bugzilla.

What’s New

  • NEW
    First mobile browser with Safe Browsing enabled
  • NEW
    Integration with Google Now search widget
  • NEW
    Better update experience to our latest version with improvements in "updater" code
  • CHANGED
    Support for loading new fonts delivered with Firefox
  • DEVELOPER
    CSS3 Flexbox implemented
  • DEVELOPER
    Support for new DOM property window.devicePixelRatio
  • DEVELOPER
    Support for @supports added
  • FIXED
    Disable insecure content loading on HTTPS pages (62178)
  • FIXED
    Opt-in for search suggestions when entering text into the Awesome Bar (586885)
  • FIXED
    Android 4.2: TalkBack announces that a page finished loading only after one touches the display (812480)

Known Issues

  • Unresolved
    Some recent changes in the Google layout and CSS may cause issues in non-webkit browsers like Firefox (see 668288)
  • Unresolved
    Firefox for Android uses the same locale as your system language settings (see 695565)
  • Unresolved
    Font inflation my sometimes render inconsistent font sizes on certain pages (see 707195)
  • Unresolved
    Changing the device orientation may sometimes yield unexpected behavior (see 740691)
  • Unresolved
    Firefox Sync will not behave as expected if multiple Firefox channels are installed on a single device (see 761206)