How to setup a VPN on Android?
Sign up for your new shiny Surfshark account! You can connect all your devices on it - Android or not.
Download Surfshark VPN for Android app. It’s on the Google Play store, or you can just click the link below.
Sign in, connect to a server, and enjoy an unrestricted internet!
Things to love about Surfshark VPN
Kill Switch disconnects you from the internet if your VPN connection drops to protect your sensitive data (like P2P downloads) from anyone.
Ads. Trackers. Malware. Phishing attempts. All these are things of the past with our CleanWeb feature that will keep your Android squeaky clean.
Can’t use your banking app with a VPN on? Whitelister to the rescue! Select apps & websites that won’t connect via Surfshark on your Android devices.
Connect as many devices as you want to one account. No need to log out, either - we allow unlimited simultaneous connections.
We only use industry-leading methods to guard your sensitive information by protecting IPsec/IKEv2 data with modern ciphers.
Enjoy true privacy online with our strict no-logs policy. We don’t monitor what you do, nor keep any activity or connection logs.
Frequently asked questions
Is it legal to use a VPN on Android?
Yes, it’s legal in most of the world.
Is it safe to use a VPN on Android?
As long as you stay away from free VPNs and do your research, you’re good!
Does Surfshark VPN work on Android TVs?
Yes - you can find it on Google Play store. Please note that it’s not compatible with an Ethernet cable connection on Android TVs/boxes running Android 9.
Can a VPN increase my mobile internet speed?
While it won’t give you more bandwidth than your service provider, Surfshark can increase your internet speed by blockings ads, therefore using less data. If your provider slows down your internet when, for example, you watch Youtube on your Android, then a VPN will definitely help you enjoy your favorite channels in HD and with no buffering, too.
Does a VPN make me untraceable?
While you cannot be 100% anonymous if you use the internet at all, a reliable VPN does make you very, very hard to trace.