Android is great in that you can install pretty much any type of app you'd like on it, without restriction. That includes browsers. Whether it's Dolphin Browser HD, or the new Chrome Beta, there are some great alternatives to the stock Android browser.
With multiple browsers installed on your device, you'll be prompted to select which browser to use each time you try to open a link within another app. You can set your default browser by checking the box at the bottom of the prompt if you don't want to constantly be asked.
Let's take a quick look at some of the browsing options you have on Android.
The default Android browser doesn't offer much in way of customization. You're able to browse the Internet like you would expect, as well as set homescreen shortcuts to Web sites. One customizable feature in the stock browser is the ability to enable features through Google Labs.
To get to Google Labs while in the app, open the settings menu and then select Labs. A list of Labs-specific features will appear, and can be activated by checking the box next to the feature.
Dolphin Browser HD is a free app in the Google Play Store that allows you to fully customize your browsing experience. The app uses a feature called Sonar that allows you to browse by using only your voice.
Adding to the customization, you can create custom gestures that will carry out predefined tasks or take you directly to a Web site.