ShredIt Mobile

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About this app

Free 7-Day Trial Period - you can try before you buy
Subscription - annual

Wipe Data on an Android phone, tablet, TV and protect your privacy with this easy to use app that will permanently delete data from any Android device so it can’t be recovered. Easy to use, ShredIt, comes with step-by-step tutorials, a proven track record as well as a configurable overwrite pattern, multiple overwrites, government standard write patterns (DoD, DoE), and will wipe the internal and external storage on your device.

- Wipes free space of internal and external storage (flash drive memory)
- Proven Track Record: ShredIt has been successfully erasing data since 1991.
- Easy to use: You'll be up and running in less than a minute.
- With an accurate time estimate and status display, you’ll know exactly what’s happening and how long it will take.
- Standards Compliance Options: US Dept of Defense (DoD 5220), US Dept of Energy (DoE) electronic shredding standards, Gutmann
- Overwrite Options: A configurable overwrite pattern and number of overwrites.

Using ShredIt to erase an Android phone, tablet or TV is easy! Here’s what you do:
1. Delete the private data and private apps from your device
2. Launch ShredIt
3. Pick your overwrite options. (The number of overwrite passes determines how long it takes the job to complete. If you choose multi- overwrites, the job will take longer. Watch the progress on the Progress screen.
4. From the Shred screen, click the Shred button to start the job.

ShredIt does the rest for you. When the operation is complete, the private data on your Android device will be permanently deleted so it can’t be recovered.

Usage Notes
- Only data that is in the free space will be erased. The easiest thing to do is to uninstall the App(s) and then use ShredIt. If you still need the Apps, re-install them later.
- It's not possible to uninstall some Apps. In that case, get the App info (Long press and drag the App onto the info icon), clear its cache, clear its storage, and Force Stop the App. Then wipe the free space with ShredIt.

ShredIt is a subscription-based, privacy app with a 100% fully functional (all features / no ads) free trial period.


- Watch the Video - Learn How Step-by-Step
- Watch the Video - Wipe an Android Device - Step-by-Step
- Visit our site and Learn more
Updated on
Feb 26, 2022

Data safety

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What's new

Update help screen text. Build with latest version of Android Studio