Chromium is an open-source Web browser, based on the well known Google and Chrome browser.
Chromium is a proyect of an open-source Web browser which has been created with the purpose of building a safer, faster and more stable way to surf the Web. This application has provided a basis to experience the functions currently present in Chrome.
Then, which is the difference between Chromium and any other browser if both work essentially the same way? Chromium has thecharacteristic to omit certain complements which are present in the Google Chrome browser, such as:
- Google brand itself.
- Applications related to Chrome and Google.
- Monitoring use.
- Authomatic update of the browser.
- Information regarding when and where Chrome has been downloaded.
- Terms of the associated licenses.
- Statistics use and failure reports to Google.
Chromium can save bookmarks, favorites, and browser history. It also has download administrator, bookmarks synchronization, web support and it allows incorporating extensions and the possibility to activate the option autocomplete.
As Chromium is an open-source application, in the official website they invite users and developers to submit suggestions, file mistakes and improvements to the browser, and to participate in the overall proyect.
Frequently Asked Questions
- Is Chromium downloadable for Windows 10?
- Yes, this software can be downloaded and is compatible with Windows 10.
- What operating systems is it compatible with?
- This software is compatible with the following 32-bit Windows operating systems:
Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista.
Here you can download the 32-bit version of Chromium.
As for Windows 64-bit, this software is compatible with:
Windows 10 64 bits, Windows 8 64 bits, Windows 7 64 bits.
Here you can download the 64-bit version of Chromium.
- Is it compatible with 64-bit operating systems?
- Yes, it is compatible with Windows 64-bit, in the following link you can download the 64-bit version.
- What files do I need to download to install this software on my Windows PC?
- Which version of the program am I going to download?
- The current version we offer is the 775895. For Windows 64-bit the version we offer is the 775897.
- Is Chromium free?
- Yes, this program is free so you will be able to use it without any limitations, and without additional cost.
Also, this software is open source, which means that you will be able to download the source code of the program, and if you are knowledgeable enough, you will be able to see how the software works internally and modify its functionality.
- Are there alternatives and programs similar to Chromium?
- Yes, here you can see similar programs and alternatives.