Handster is acquired by Opera Software in September 2011

Handster is an Application Store solution company offering a white label platform and a branded Application Store (Handster.com). The platform supports Google Android, BlackBerry, Symbian, Windows Mobile and Java applications. Smart phone users can access the store via a website, mobile web and an on-device client.

Handster has 3 main business lines:

Handster white label Application Store platform allows handset manufacturers, distributors, and carriers to receive revenue share from their Application Store sales. It is designed to provide seamless shopping experience and predictive app discoverability. As payment methods the Company supports major Credit Cards, PayPal, Webmoney, and carrier billing in select countries. Billing is supported in several currencies. Handster enables multiple pricing methods (free, trial, paid, subscriptions) and the most popular DRM mechanisms.

The Company offers a full set of services for handset manufacturers, distributors, and carriers:

  • white label Application Stores with required look-and-feel customization
  • Application Store hosting and management
  • content management
  • wide range of applications from the Company's developer community
  • store localization to multiple languages
  • on-device and mobile web portal customizations
  • integration with local payment systems, direct carrier billing, support of all major currencies

Handster's white label platform and its developer network are proven by the largest industry players.

Company fully manages and hosts following appstores:

  • Handster.com store
  • Opera Mobile Store
  • TIM Brazil store
We also provide aggregated content for:
  • LG Application Store
  • Yandex.Store
  • Blackberry World
  • Mondia Media
  • Mobile Streams
  • Alcatel Lucent
  • Verizon



If you have any questions, we are happy to assist you.

Contact Us Online:

Email: apps-support@opera.com

Contact Us by Postal Mail:

Handster Inc.
1875 S. Grant Street, 8th floor
San Mateo, California 94402, USA