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Adblock Plus Now Available on Samsung Mobile Devices

Adblock Plus Now Available on Samsung Mobile Devices

Newest Android 6 (Marshmallow) Download to Enable Adblock Plus for Samsung’s Mobile Browser

Adblock Plus, the #1 most popular browser extension for blocking annoying online advertisements with over 500 million downloads, today announced that Adblock Plus for Samsung Browser (on Samsung Internet for Android) is now available with today’s Android 6 (Marshmallow) update. Users can download the Adblock Plus for Samsung Browser extension from the Google Play Store immediately to block any content they don’t want to view while browsing on their mobile devices.

“Adblock Plus is very excited to continue our momentum in the mobile space by solidifying a working relationship with Samsung that allows us to handle content blocking on any Samsung device,” said Till Faida, co-founder of Adblock Plus. “We are excited that Samsung’s mobile product offering is now including content blocking and are happy that Samsung users can find us in the Google Play Store to assist them with their ad blocking.”

When users download the new version of Android 6 (Marshmallow) on their devices, they can utilize Adblock Plus’s features. After downloading Adblock Plus for Samsung Browser from the Google Play Store, users will then have to turn on the content blocking feature in Samsung Internet for Android.  These features include choosing to allow certain ads through via the Acceptable Ads program, or choosing to block all ads, as well as privacy protection and malware protection features. Acceptable Ads will be turned on by default.

Samsung users can find Adblock Plus for Samsung Browser on all Android 6 (Marshmallow) upgrade models now and on all Lollipop OS (Android 5) models via Google Play market upgrade in March 2016.

Adblock Plus is a free download for mobile users on iOS and Android, and a free browser add-on for Safari, Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Maxthon and Opera.

About Adblock Plus
Adblock Plus is an open source project that aims to rid the Internet of annoying and intrusive online advertising. Its free web browser extensions (add-ons) put users in control by letting them block or filter which ads they want to see. Users across the world have downloaded Adblock Plus over 500 million times, and it has remained the most downloaded and the most used extension almost continuously since November 2006. PC Magazine named the extension as one of the best free Google Chrome extensions, and it received About.com readers’ choice award for best privacy/security add-on.

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