Desktop browser Opera 11 was released last week and the company had an interesting number to report about it. The Opera 11 browser was downloaded 6.7 million times in 24 hours. Opera 11 has browser extensions support and new tab functionalities.
Opera 10 was downloaded only a fraction amount of times compared to Opera 11. Opera 10 was downloaded 1.7 million times in the first day. It helped that Opera 10 sent out an update notification when Opera 11 was released. The Opera iPhone application was downloaded 1 million times in the first day. Now Opera has about 150 million users worldwide.