Announcing Onavo Extend for Android

We’re excited, big time. Today, at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, we’re announcing the launch of Onavo Extend, a new app for Ice Cream Sandwich Android devices (mobile and tablets). Onavo Extend utilizes cool new Ice Cream Sandwich capabilities to connect your device to Onavo’s content delivery network that delivers a lean, mean and efficient version of the Internet to your Android device. Onavo Extend can help you stretch your mobile data plans by as much as five times without changing the way you use your Android device, for free!

In today’s reality of capped plans, metered usage and even throttling, Onavo Extend is a must-have tool.

Onavo Extend for Android Ice Cream Sandwich

Let’s take a look at some of the new features we’re launching today:

  • WebP – Compression Without Compromise
    Onavo Extend utilizes Google’s brand new WebP image format to get massive savings on image data without having to compromise on image quality. All images are automatically converted to WebP by Onavo in the cloud leaving you with a seamless experience.
  • New reports screen
    With Onavo Extend you can visualize your data savings with beautifully designed graphs and easily navigate between the last week or month of data savings.
  • New fun facts
    Ever wondered what you can do with all those megabytes you saved? Well wonder no more, in addition to telling you how much data you have saved Onavo Extend will show you the equivalents of your data savings in tweets, videos, news articles and more!

If you’re attending Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week, visit the Onavo booth at Google’s Android pavillion in hall 8 to get your very own Onavo Extend schwag.

And, don’t forget to download Onavo Extend from the Android Market today!