rif is fun for Reddit

Contains ads
4.7
441K reviews
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Mature 17+
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About this app

"rif is fun"—aka "RIF" and formerly "reddit is fun"—gives you a fast and intuitive interface to reddit.com.

Want early access to new features? Use this beta opt-in link: https://play.google.com/apps/testing/com.andrewshu.android.reddit

Now includes TABLET support and WIDGET! And Moderator features!

Cross-device HISTORY SYNC via synccit.com!
Set it up in Menu->Settings->Synccit

Permissions:
• INTERNET - The Internet
• BOOT - to restore mail notifications on device boot
• EXTERNAL STORAGE - thumbnail caching
• ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE - detect connection speed for OPTIONAL ads
• ACCOUNTS permissions - add reddit accounts to system Account Manager
• VIBRATE - for mail notifications
• NFC - share current page via NFC
• READ_SYNC_SETTINGS, WRITE_SYNC_SETTINGS - sync web preferences with reddit.com
• BILLING - purchase Reddit Gold, and premium custom themes (but currently all themes are free)
• WAKE_LOCK - for various background processing (e.g., mail check, widget) supporting Android 8.0
Updated on
May 18, 2022

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
This app may share these data types with third parties
Device or other IDs
This app may collect these data types
Personal info, Messages and 3 others
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted
4.7
441K reviews
Astoria Rego
March 7, 2022
Easy to use, streamlined, and intuitive. I have been using it for 3-4 years with consistent results. There's only one issue I have - when people post oversized multiple images, you can't hit next from within the expanded image, only the smaller version (which cuts off some texts in a screenshot). It's easily fixed by opening images in a browser instead. Literally my only complaint. It's very versatile and customizable. This is how to make an app.
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David Edwards
January 9, 2022
It took a little while for me to get used to the slightly different presentation, coming from the official Reddit app, but it's vastly superior once I got acclimated. The official app didn't have the same options for customization, and tended to slow down a lot. RIF has none of those issues. It's smooth, let's me get rid of annoying garbage on my feed, and I haven't had any technical issues.
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Tucker Drown
January 18, 2022
Definitely better that the original app, but it still has a few issues. For one, you have to open up a video post to play it and it cannot autoplay. Galleries are also much worse than just scrolling left to right through them, and they have ads between images. However, a lot of features are added, such as filtering posts by title, subreddit, or more. There are also a lot more settings you can change to fit what you want.
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What's new

5.3.9 (May 19):
• Hotfix for login

5.3.8 (Apr 22):
• Hotfix for Reddit server bugs (login, stale feeds)
• Fix emojis in spoilers

5.3.7 (Apr 15):
• Reveal spoilers one-at-a-time
• Default direct links for image uploads
• Simplified EU GDPR dialog

5.3.5 (Mar 27):
• Workaround for content-warning gated subreddits

5.3.2 (Feb 11):
• Set user flair

5.0.7 (Mar, 2021):
• Pics homescreen widget
• Master toggle for post filters

4.14.0 (Jan, 2020):
• Renamed app to "rif is fun for Reddit"