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Shadowsocks for Android


Key features of Shadowsocks

  • Shadowsocks: a secure socks5 proxy.
  • Updated on Jan 14, 2021
  • Shadowsocks APK is available for free download

App description by Max Lv

Shadowsocks is a high-performance cross-platform secured socks5 proxy. It will help you surf the internet privately and securely.

*NOTE: You may need to unisntall and reinstall the app, after upgrading to 3.x or above.*


1. Bleeding edge techniques with Asynchronous I/O and Event-driven programming.
2. Low resource comsumption, suitable for low end boxes and embedded devices.
3. Avaliable on multiple platforms, including PC, MAC, Mobile (Android and iOS) and Routers (OpenWRT).
4. Open source implementions in python, node.js, golang, C#, and pure C.

Visit our project site for more details:


1. To setup your own server, please refer to:
2. To view the source codes or build your own apk, please refer to:



Copyright (C) 2016 by Max Lv
Copyright (C) 2016 by Mygod Studio

This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program. If not, see

Other open source licenses can be found here:

Shadowsocks is recently updated tools proxy application by Max Lv, that can be used for various socks purposes. Its latest version 1.87 has 3661664 downloads. You can download Shadowsocks latest APK for Android right now.


License Free
Requirements Require Android Varies with device
Language English
Categories Communication, Tools, Proxy, Socks, license, source
Size 1.4 Mb
Version 1.87
Audience Mature 17+
Publish Date
Author Max Lv
Downloads 3661664
Download options APK
User Rating 4.40 / 5


  • Awesome, Quick connect & Faster VPN ever.... But It' would be better if you guys can add some of free servers to this...

  • It's a great useful proxy app I ever used. It's amazing. Thanks for your work!

  • Did a security test. And found i am untraceable under the 256 bit encryption.

  • Great app, easy to use and no annoying ads. Thumbs up!

  • Perfect for people need to surf the net in China

  • No filter can make a problem for this app !

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