Last month, the software maker Opera released the beta version
of its web browser for Windows and other platforms. Late last
week, Opera Software promoted the Opera 55 Chromium-based web
browser to the stable channel for Windows and other supported
Opera 55 is yet another big release of the Chromium-based web
browser and it adds another layer of new features. These
features include the ability to install the Google Chrome
extensions from the Chrome Web Store. If you’ll visit the
extension web store, the Install Extension button will be
You can easily install extensions in Opera browser from the
Google Chrome Store. The ability to install Chrome extensions
from the Chrome Web Store is supposed to improve the user
experience and bring it on par with the rivals. To install
Chrome extension in Opera 55, you would need to open the Chrome
Web Store and load extension through a new sliding toolbar that
would appear on the page.
You can find the list of new features and improvements below:
- New layout of settings page with dark theme support.
- Better control of the pages you visit with an expanded
badge pop-up menu.
- Easier access to your bookmarks.
- Bug fixes and improvements.