F-Droid - Free and open source appstore for your Android smartphone
F-Droid is an alternative appstore for Android which aims to distribute only free and Open Source apps! F-Droid takes the concept of software repositories found on most Linux distributions.
- The ability to manually add other software sources.
- Filter apps based on the characteristics of the device in use.
- Download and install older version of an application.
- Automatic installation of apps on rooted devices.
Download and installation
On your smartphone or tablet:
- Open your web-browser and go to https://f-droid.org/FDroid.apk.
- Tap on the Download button.
- Once downloaded, open the File Explorer > Downloads.
- Double tap on FDroid.apk to install your new appstore!
How to install apps from F-Droid
To install an app:
- Tap to select the app of your choice.
- In the app presentation page, simply tap on the + button to start the installation:
To get the source code:
- Tap on the menu button (app presentation page) > Source code.
Published by jak58
Latest update on February 16, 2015 at 07:46 AM by jak58.