AdAway v5.0.10-201010 [Final] (Ad Blocker for Android)

AdAway is an open source ad blocker for Android using the hosts file. AdAway is a utility used to manage hostfile entries; your phone must be rooted to use this app.
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Updated
October 10, 2020
Requirements
Varies with device
Size
Varies with device
Get it on
Google Play

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Description

AdAway is an open source ad blocker for Android using the hosts file. AdAway is a utility used to manage hostfile entries; your phone must be rooted to use this app. AdAway doesn’t directly block ads; it limits unwanted ads by blocking servers that distribute those ads to websites. Modifying hostfile entries is also useful in blocking ads on some Android apps.

AdAway APK
AdAway APK

Attention: DEVICE MUST BE ROOTED FOR THIS APPLICATION

Requirements
ROOT
• Read/Write access on system partition

Website with Source code and Issue Tracker
http://code.google.com/p/ad-away

Permissions
• Root access: To write hosts file to system partition
• Internet access: To download hosts files
• Modify/delete SD card content: To export lists to SD card
• Wakelock: Wake up phone when AdAway updates in background
• Google Play Billing: To donate via Google Play Store

Keywords
adblock, adblocker, ad blocker, advertisments, advertisment blocker

Open source alternative to
adfree, ad free, AdBlocker, AD blocker, MyInternetSecurity Pro

What's new

v5.0.10
Fix online modification date for unavailable source
Prevent missing url at source creation
Prevent invalid source url to be restored
Fix web server certificate install on Android 11

4 comments on "AdAway v5.0.10-201010 [Final] (Ad Blocker for Android)"

  1. Simplicio says:

    Bro please help m8.. My phone is sony xperia z ultra (android 5.1.1)and already rooted with kingoroot.. Now i install adway blocker and connect to wifi for installing its hosts file and the results is

    symlink missing
    Symlink from your target to/system /etc/host is not exiting or incorrect!
    Adway will not work if it is not pointing to the right file.

    Pleasei need your help bro

  2. Simplicio says:

    Bro please help m8.. My phone is sony xperia z ultra (android 5.1.1)and already rooted with kingoroot.. Now i install adway blocker and connect to wifi for installing its hosts file and the results is

    symlink missing
    Symlink from your target to/system /etc/host is not exiting or incorrect!
    Adway will not work if it is not pointing to the right file.

    Pleasei need your help bro

  3. mihai says:

    this app is not worth anymore,is more simple use dns to block ads

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