What is Microsoft Edge? - Web Browser by Microsoft

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1. What is Microsoft Edge?

Microsoft Edge is a web browser developed by Microsoft. When everybody was not happy with the performance of Internet Explorer and though Microsoft enhanced the performance features on the Internet Explorer, users weren't happy about the product. Microsoft needed to re-brand the entire product and relaunch as a different product named Microsoft Edge.

Microsoft Edge was fast and had many performance improvements where it was capable enough to use in the smart phones also. Microsoft made the Microsoft Edge as the default browser in Windows 10 Operating system, Windows 10 Mobile Operating system and XBox One consoles too.

2. History

Initial release of the Microsoft Edge on 29th July 2015. From the initial release Microsoft made continuous changes to make the web browser to hit to the top of ceiling in the web browsers. Microsoft made releases of the web browser focusing on each and every operating system which includes mobile operating systems also.

3. Versions

Microsoft has published multiple versions focusing on desktop, server and mobile platforms for Microsoft Edge software to keep the user engagement smoother as possible.




Microsoft Edge Version codeEdge HTML version CodeOperating System PlatformReleased Date
0.10.1004912.10049Desktop30th March 2015
0.11.1005112.10051Mobile10th April 2015
0.11.1005212.10052Mobile21st April 2015
0.11.1006112.10061Desktop22nd April 2015
0.11.10074
12.10074
Dektop29th April 2015
Server4th May 2015
0.11.1008012.1008Mobile14th May 2015
13.1012212.10122Desktop20th May 2015
15.101312.1013Desktop29th May 2015
16.1013612.10136Mobile16th June 2015
19.1014912.101149Mobile25th June 2015
20.1015812.101158Desktop29th June 2015
20.1015912.10159Desktop30th June 2015
20.1016212.10162Desktop2nd July 2015
20.10166
12.10166
Desktop9th July 2015
Mobile10th July 2015
20.102412.1024Desktop15th July 2015
20.1052512.10525Desktop18th August 2015
20.1053212.10532Desktop27th August 2015
20.1053612.10536Mobile15th September 2015
21.1054713.10547Desktop18th September 2015
21.1054913.10549Mobile14th October 2015
23.1056513.10565Desktop12th October 2015
25.1057213.10572Mobile20th October 2015
25.1057613.10576Desktop29th October 2015
25.1058113.10581Mobile29th October 2015
25.10586
13.10586
Desktop5th November 2015
XBox12th November 2015
Mobile18th November 2015
Server19th November 2015
25.1108213.11082Desktop16th December 2015
27.1109913.11099Desktop13th January 2016
28.1110213.11102Desktop21st January 2016
28.1425113.14251Desktop27th January 2016
28.1425713.14257Desktop3rd February 2016
31.14267
14.14267
Desktop18th February 2016
Mobile19th Februay 2016
31.1427114.14271Desktop24th February 2016
31.1427914.14279Desktop4th March 2016
31.1428314.14283Mobile10th March 2016
34.14291
14.14291
Desktop17th March 2016
Mobile17th March 2016
34.14295
14.14295
Desktop25th March 2016
Mobile25th March 2016
34.14314.143Server27th April 2016
37.1431614.14316Desktop6th April 2016
37.1432214.14322Mobile14th April 2016
37.1432714.14327Mobile20th April 2016
37.14328
14.14328
Desktop22nd April 2016
Mobile22nd April 2016
37.14332
14.14332
Desktop26th April 2016
Mobile26th April 2016
38.1434214.14342Desktop10th May 2016
38.1435214.14352Desktop31st May 2016
38.14393
14.14393
Desktop2nd August 2016
Mobile16th August 2016
39.1490114.14901Desktop11th August 2016
39.14905
14.14905
Desktop17th August 2016
Mobile17th August 2016
39.14915
14.14915
Desktop31st August 2016
Mobile31st August 2016
39.14926
14.14926
Desktop14th September 2016
Mobile14th September 2016
39.1493114.14931Desktop21st September 2016
39.14936
14.14936
Desktop28th September 2016
Mobile28th September 2016
39.1494215.14942Desktop7th October 2016
39.14946
5.14946
Desktop13th October 2016
Mobile13th October 2016
39.14951
15.14951
Desktop19th October 2016
Mobile19th October 2016
39.14955
15.14955
Desktop25th October 2016
Mobile25th October 2016
39.14959
15.14959
Desktop3rd November 2016
Mobile3rd November 2016
39.14965
15.14965
Desktop9th November 2016
Mobile9th November 2016
39.1497115.14971Desktop17th November 2016
39.1497715.14977Mobile1st December 2016
39.1498615.14986Desktop14th December 2016
40.1506315.15063Desktop11th April 2017
41.16299.1516.16299Desktop26th September 2017
42.1713417.17134Desktop30th April 2018
44.1776318.17763Desktop13th November 2018