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Skyfire today announced that they have released version 1.5 for Symbian S60 3rd and 5th Edition. Skyfire is a free alternative web browser for your mobile phone, and version 1.5 now includes full support for high-resolution screens, has a fresh user interface (UI) that is more finger friendly, produces crisper text, allows smoother zooming, and has a full- screen mode that completely maximizes screen real estate. Check out the full press release along with a nice video demo of the application after the break.

Skyfire is also running a contest in which you can get your hands on a brand new Nokia N97. Details are at the end of the video.

“There was a great response when Skyfire 1.5 launched in December 2009 for Windows Mobile. Video, text, and images all look crisp and stunning in high-resolution,” explains Jeff Glueck, CEO of Skyfire. “We’re glad to bring all the unique new features of Skyfire 1.5 to our dedicated Symbian user-base.”

Additionally, Skyfire features a customizable homepage, integrating RSS feeds, Facebook and Twitter feeds, and Gmail, into one convenient stream. The Skyfire start page has been updated with high-resolution text and images.

New in Skyfire 1.5 for Symbian S60 3 Edition

  • Smooth Scrolling: Scroll operations are more fluid.
  • Updated UI for 3rd edition devices.
  • Performance tweaks: Many small enhancements for a more robust and faster browsing experience.

New in Skyfire 1.5 for Symbian S60 5th Edition (Beta)

  • Finger friendly UI: A new, intuitive, and finger friendly UI for high resolution touchscreen devices provides an easier browsing experience.
  • Smooth Scrolling: Kinetic scrolling has been enabled to Skyfire. Pan or flick the screen to move in any direction smoothly on touchscreen.
  • Full screen mode: For touchscreen, browse in full screen mode with no UI elements on the screen for maximum page visibility.
  • Auto-Rotate: Browse in portrait or landscape mode with a simple change of the device orientation.

To download Skyfire 1.5 head over to: http://get.skyfire.com/

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