Kiwi Browser - Fast & Quiet

Contains ads
77.3K reviews
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About this app

Kiwi Browser is made to browse the internet, read news, watch videos and listen to music, without annoyances.

Browse in peace.

Kiwi is based on Chromium and WebKit, the engine that powers the most popular browser in the world so you won't lose your habits.

We hope you'll love Kiwi as much as we do.

Note for power users and supporters: We have a Discord (chat) community where you can discuss development and share ideas:

Main Features:
Based on the very best Chromium

Incredible page load speed 🚀
Thanks to our very optimised rendering engine, we are able to display web pages super fast.

Super strong pop-ups blocker that really works

Supports many extensions

Unlock Facebook Web Messenger
Go to and chat with your friends without having to install FB application.

More goodness:
Night mode with customizable contrast and grayscale mode.
100% contrast = pure AMOLED black (actually turns off pixels) - recommended!
101% contrast = pure AMOLED black + white text

Bottom address bar

Manage websites that appear on the homepage
Long-press to move or delete the tiles, click the [+] to add a new website.

Disable AMP (Settings, Privacy)

Block annoying notifications

Block slow and invasive trackers to protect your privacy.

Translation into 60 languages.

Import / Export bookmarks.

Custom Downloads folder
Choose where your downloaded files are stored.
Note: On certain Android versions, when you uninstall an app, Android also removes your downloads.
Keep it in mind if you manipulate Kiwi (to backup bookmarks file) or transfer to another device.


Advanced users:
If you want to open links with an external application, you can long-press on the link, or change the default setting in Settings, Accessibility.

To add a new search engine, go to your favorite search engine, and do a couple of searches, and then go to Settings, Search Engine.


Kiwi Browser is very new, and still in test. Please help us by sending a little e-mail if you see crashes, bugs or just want to say Hi 😊


Made in Estonia
Updated on
Jul 20, 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
Location, App activity, and Device or other IDs
This app may collect these data types
App activity, App info and performance, and Device or other IDs
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted
77.3K reviews
Merry K
July 29, 2022
I've been using this for a while and it's my go-to browser choice. Firefox just lacks a little too much for mobile use Two gripes: I've disabled "ask to sign into sites with google" but it doesn't recognize it. I'm repeatedly prodded to log into sites with my gmail account. Second, it would be great if we could permanently disable the overlay notification that covers the screen when downloading images. I realize this is chromium based so that may be the limiting factor but if possible, please!
28 people found this review helpful
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Russ Markert
August 6, 2022
Suddenly the browser isn't allowing me to go to non-https sites. I have all security turned off, and still no luck. This has to get fixed pronto or I'll abandon what is otherwise a nice browser. I'm trying to get away from Google stuff, but Chrome gives me the choice to proceed to non-https sites or not, and more and more sites that I trust (library, e.g.) have for whatever reasons are abandoning the secure url. Quickly, folks.
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Ray Hoertz
June 11, 2022
Without a doubt, currently the best browser available on Android. Between its focus on privacy, customization, and wide-ranging extension support, Kiwi Browser is peerless. However, where it needs improvement is with customer support and fixing known issues/problems. Scrolling through the reviews you will notice several mentioned problems that have gone unresolved for a year or more. I've had the same experience. Unfortunately, customer service does not seem to be a top priority at the moment.
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What's new

- Updated Chromium to 101.0.4951.40.
- Fixed "clear" button in address bar (phone).
- Fixed missing icon (tablet).
- Improved stability.
- Ads can now completely be disabled on the homepage (use the cog icon).
You have the choice; if you keep ads, you are helping our small team and it opens new possibilities to make Kiwi better.
- Workaround for a Cloudflare bug (marketplace).
- Extended compatibility to more extensions (store saying "Not compatible").
- Updated download notifications.