UCWeb has announced that its flagship product UC Browser has crossed 500 million users milestone. According to the company, out of these 500 million users, 300 million users are on Android. The growth in the user-base of UC Browser has been largely driven by China and India, which are the top two markets for this browser.
According to research firms, UC Browser holds 65 percent of China’s mobile browser market, followed by 32 percent market share in India.
“Success in China and India has given UCWeb the experience and momentum to further expand globally. Within the past year, UC Browser has seen significant growth in several of the fastest growing countries in terms of internet usage – Russia, Indonesia, Vietnam and the United States,” UC Browse noted in a statement.
UCWeb has also revealed that it is introducing a new mascot as well as new product tagline to market the occasion.
“UC Browser is steadily moving towards fulfilling its mission to provide a better mobile internet experience to billions of users around the world. To celebrate this landmark achievement and mark the start of its next journey, the company is kicking off a brand campaign that includes the launch of the new UC Browser brand mascot and product tagline,” the company noted in a press release.