INTRO: When Mozilla released Firefox 79 on Android, the corporate faced criticism over the shortage of several features and limited extensions support. to deal with user concerns, the corporate added the rear button with Firefox 80, followed by another features like download manager on Firefox 81. Mozilla has now added support for a couple of extensions within the latest Firefox Nightly for Android.
In the recent Firefox Nightly updates, Mozilla has brought back a complete of 10 recommended extensions from legacy Firefox for Android, including 2 extensions (Video Background Play Fix and Google Search Fixer) added earlier this month. along side the 9 recommended extensions that were shipped in Firefox 79, there are a complete of 19 extensions on Firefox Nightly. Take a glance at them below:
Extensions on Firefox for Android
NoScript Security Suite
Search by Image
YouTube High Definition
New Extensions Added with Firefox Nightly
Video Background Play Fix – background playback for videos
Google Search Fixer – brings UI Google search from Chrome
FoxyProxy – Proxy management tool
Bitwarden – Password manager
Ghostery – Privacy-focused ad blocker
AdGuard – popular ad blocker
Image Search Options – reverse image search tool
Web Archives – view archived sites from search engines
Tomato Clock – timed work intervals for efficient time management
LeechBlock NG -blocks time-wasting websites
You can access these extensions by tapping on the vertical three dots icon within the bottom right corner and selecting ‘Add-ons’. From the list of extensions available, you’ll install those that fit your use-case.
According to Mozilla’s Scott DeVaney, these new extensions available on Firefox Nightly are going to be added to the stable version of Firefox for Android in November. That said, you’ll start using these extensions immediately if you’re willing to modify to Firefox Nightly.
Download Firefox Nightly for Android (Free)