Its design is basically aimed at offering the user a comfortable way to browse the Internet, a reason why Galeon stands out due to its low resource consumption and its great speed. Thus, this browser avoid all the functions that can really become a load for the system, but without leaving aside some other options that a really basic for the user like tab browsing and pop-up blocking.
Other functions included in Galeon are:
- Shortcuts to bookmarks.
- Configuration of the home page.
- Includes a toolbar to search on Google, Google Images, Google Groups and the Wikipedia.
- Customization of the toolbars.
- Editing personal data.
- Managing the cookies.
As well as all the latter, Galeon also includes a sidebar, that can be used to host a calculator, calendar, etc.