Get ready to experience the fastest and safest browser available.


Import your data.
Adjust your shields.
Enable your extensions.

Click the Shields Button

Brave blocks ads and trackers that slow you down and invade your privacy.

Just click on the lion in the top-right to edit your shields. Unique settings are stored for each web site, allowing you to enable ads, cookies or other shields as needed.

Help fund content creators, even when you block their ads.

Brave Payments allows you to give a little back to the sites you frequent most, rewarding great content. Once you opt in, it’s all automatic. Or, turn your own dials, customizing how your money flows, site by site.

Many top extensions are built right in.

From password managers to Pocket, we provide the most popular extensions. And we add more with each release.

Brave puts a new spin on browser tabs, helping hoarders and pruners alike.

Visit the application prefs to adjust the tab settings.
Tab Previews give quick glances of what you’re browsing.
Tab Pages lets you decide how many tabs per page to view.
Pinned Tabs are ever present, always there when you need them.
Never lose a tab again with tab-page previewing.
Use Session Tabs to easily manage multiple social accounts.
Create a new Private Tab, anywhere and any time.

Brave is open-source! Help us build the best browser on the planet. Go to and open your first pull request today.

Let us know how we can make Brave even better.

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