The company claimed the new Firefox version, available in 50 languages, is at least twice as fast as its predecessor and boasts "15,000 improvements" including malware protection. For more information about Mozilla Firefox 3 visit http://www.mozilla.com/firefox/features.
Free downloads of Firefox 3 commenced at http://www.getfirefox.com.
Firefox 3 is available free for computers using Windows, Linux, and Macintosh OSX operating systems.
At the time of publication, Firefox 3.0 counted 5,229,535 downloads, according to Mozilla's statistics.