Brave Private Web Browser, VPN

Contains adsIn-app purchases
1.75M reviews
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About this app

Browse 3X faster on Brave Browser! Get a lightning fast, safe and private web browser with Adblock. Loved by 50 million users, Brave has Firewall + VPN, Brave Search, and night mode.

NEW App Features
✓ Firewall. Protects everything you do online, even outside the Brave Browser.
✓ VPN. Works on both Mobile and Desktop.
✓ Brave Search. Private, independent search engine. No tracking.
✓ Night Mode. Easily read in low light.
✓ Import/export bookmarks from/to another browser.
✓ Blocks cookie consent notifications by default.
✓ Removes tracking codes when you copy URLs.

Additional Features
✓ Free built-in Adblock
✓ Private internet browser with pop-up blocker
✓ Saves data and battery
✓ Sync Bookmarks securely
✓ Free tracking protection
✓ Https Everywhere (for security)
✓ Script Blocker
✓ Private bookmarks
✓ Browsing history
✓ Recent and private tabs

Supports Android 7 and above.

🔎 Brave Search
Brave Search is the world’s most complete, independent, private search engine. It doesn’t track you, your searches, or clicks.

🙈 Private Browsing
Enjoy fast, secure, private browsing. Get free ad blocker, anonymous browsing history, personalized private search, and private tabs. Browse the internet without saving your history.

🚀 Browse Faster
Brave is a fast web browser! Brave reduces page loading times, improves web browser performance and blocks ads infected with malware.

🔒 Privacy Protection
Be protected with leading privacy and security features such as HTTPS Everywhere (encrypted data traffic), script blocking, cookie blocking, and private incognito tabs. All other browsers fall short of the level of the privacy and security protection that Brave provides.

🏆 Brave Rewards
With your old web browser, you paid to browse the internet by viewing ads. Now, Brave welcomes you to the new internet. One where your time is valued, your personal data is kept private, and you actually get paid for your attention.

About Brave
Our mission is to protect your privacy online by making a safe, fast, and private browser while growing ad revenue for content creators. Brave aims to transform the online ad ecosystem with micropayments and a new revenue-sharing solution to give users and publishers a better deal.

To learn more about Brave Web Browser, please go to

Contact us at We love hearing from you.

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Download the best private web browser app for Android today! Securely browse the internet with confidence.
Updated on
Feb 28, 2024

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.
No data shared with third parties
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No data collected
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Ratings and reviews

1.68M reviews
Grant Nolte
February 28, 2024
Browsing experience is stellar, no hitches or broken pages. I love the shield feature and not being hampered by ads left and right. The only issue preventing a five star rating is that for months now, notifications have been broken. I have them enabled, both in the app and in Android settings, and I have no extensions installed that might break this feature. Yet, I get none. Is this a known problem or is there a fix?
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February 27, 2024
The main reason I use Brave is because of the Background Play feature. This was working perfectly until about 2 months ago. An update for Brave came out & since then when video or audio is playing in the background with the screen off it will play for a few minutes, & then it will stop. When I unlock the phone, I see that the tab has frozen and I have to reload it. This never happened before that update came out. I've tried clearing the cache multiple times & restarting, but it still happens.
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Swapnil Devikar
February 6, 2024
I was one of the first Brave users and continue to be a loyal supporter. I am running into an issue that's getting very annoying and I'm hoping the devs will take a note of it. The address bar is sometimes disabled. It's still there as a UI element. But it turns into a band that does nothing or doesn't display the usual address or "Search or type URL" text. Only way to recover is to kill and relaunch.
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Brave Software
February 19, 2024
Thanks for reporting this, that is a strange one. I will share with the developers

What's new

In this release we:
- Added a menu option for VPN users to more easily change the connection region/country.
- Made some updates to Brave Wallet.
- Fixed a few bugs, and upgraded to Chromium 122.
Have questions, comments, or suggestions for future releases? Visit the Brave Community ( to let us know.