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Shadowsocks for Android TV Apk

Rating: 3.0/5 based on 12 reviews

Update on: July 06, 2021

Download Apk (5.5 MB)

Unmodified apk file, safe to download and free of any virus.

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Technical details

  • Developed by:
  • Latest version: 5.1.6
  • Publish date: January 30, 2021
  • Minimum Operating System: Android 6.0+ (Marshmallow)
  • Category: Free Android Communication Apps
  • Developer's notes: Shadowsocks: a secure socks5 proxy.

Application Screenshots

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Latest updates

What's new in version 5.1.6

Bug fixes for the local DNS resolver. (#2751 #2754 #2757)


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


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: https://www.shadowsocks.org


1. To setup your own server, please refer to: https://shadowsocks.org/en/download/servers.html
2. To view the source codes or build your own apk, please refer to: https://github.com/shadowsocks/shadowsocks-android




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 http://www.gnu.org/licenses/.

Other open source licenses can be found here: https://github.com/shadowsocks/shadowsocks-android/blob/master/README.md#open-source-licenses

Application permissions

Shadowsocks for Android TV 5.1.6 apk requires following permissions.

Allows applications to access information about networks.

Allows applications to change network connectivity state.

Allows applications to open network sockets.

Allows an application to receive the ACTION_BOOT_COMPLETED that is broadcast after the system finishes booting.

Allows using PowerManager WakeLocks to keep processor from sleeping or screen from dimming.

Allows an application to write to external storage.

Allows an application to read from external storage.

Previous versions

Shadowsocks for Android TV 5.1.6 (5010603)

Added on: January 30, 2021

Apk size: 5.5 MB

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Shadowsocks for Android TV 5.0.5 (5000503)

Added on: June 15, 2020

Apk size: 4 MB

Download Apk (4 MB)

Shadowsocks for Android TV 5.0.5 (5000502)

Added on: June 15, 2020

Apk size: 3.9 MB

Download Apk (3.9 MB)

Shadowsocks for Android TV 4.8.4 (4080403)

Added on: June 15, 2020

Apk size: 3.3 MB

Download Apk (3.3 MB)

Shadowsocks for Android TV 4.8.4 (4080402)

Added on: June 15, 2020

Apk size: 3.3 MB

Download Apk (3.3 MB)

How to install

Steps to download & install Shadowsocks for Android TV Apk for PC/Laptop (Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP)

You can run Android apps on your Windows PC or laptop using an Android Simulator. Bluestacks is one solution, but you can try other emulators such as Android Studio, Nox, Koplayer, Androidx86, ...

  1. Download the Bluestacks at http://bluestacks.com. You need to connect with the Wifi-network.
  2. Install the Bluestacks, and complete the installation process correctly.
  3. Download Shadowsocks for Android TV apk from this page, then drag-and-drop the apk file onto the BlueStacks home screen to install.
  4. There is a Shadowsocks for Android TV icon on the BlueStacks home screen, click and open it.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is an APK file?

A: An APK file is an Android Package file, and is the installer file for Android apps.

Q: What are Application permissions?

A: Apps require access to certain systems within your device. When you install an application, you are notified of all of the permissions required to run that application. Please read and consider the permissions carefully.

Don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.