Subcategory: Web Browsers
First release: 2008
Sogou Explorer – a freeware web browser which is based on Chromium project and uses two engines: Google Chrome’s WebKit and Internet Explorer’s Trident. Sogou high-speed browser has accumulated many years of technology and built a nine-level acceleration system, which can enjoy a fast and high-speed experience regardless of the user’s computer configuration.
Sogou’s high-speed browser startup architecture is optimized again to quickly launch the browser and open the home page at the same time. Sogou high-speed browser can accurately predict the webpage that the user is about to visit through big data calculation, and load resources in advance, and the average speed is more than doubled. Using the intelligent Chromium core, continuous optimization, allowing users to enjoy the speed experience.
Pre-fetch engine driver, specially launched image special acceleration technology for Taobao, Tmall, Jingdong and other shopping websites, greatly improving the picture opening speed. Flash acceleration technology specially designed for gamers and video viewers, effectively reducing the phenomenon of Flash, ensuring a smooth experience. Based on P2SP technology, multi-threading and network layer optimization, fully realize the bandwidth potential, comparable to the download speed of professional download software.
Sogou analyzes what type of articles you like through big data, provides you with high-quality articles on the whole network, and carefully designs the reading experience so that you can read quietly without being disturbed by advertisements.
Sogou’s music label technology allows you to cut the music to the next song or pause the music directly on the music bar’s tab bar while surfing the Internet.
If you want to study hard and go up every day, of course you will often read foreign articles. In the Sogou high-speed browser, you can translate into Chinese immediately by selecting English words.
Download site resources and more ads, it is easy to download rogue software; when you search for software, or look for the download button on the download station page, Sogou high-speed browser will automatically provide a real download link.
Following Wikipedia description:
Several websites describe Sogou Explorer as malicious adware and recommend users not to install it, since user settings are changed and URLs are sent to servers in China, without user consent, violating user privacy. The software is reported as difficult to remove.