BusyBox Pro

BusyBox Pro

50,000 - 100,000 downloads

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The fastest, most trusted, and #1 BusyBox installer and uninstaller!

Over 7 million installs and over 30,000 5 Star ratings!

Supports arm and intel based devices, mips support coming soon (I need a mips device)

Mentioned in the new XDA-Developers book "XDA Developers' Android Hacker's Toolkit: The Complete Guide to Rooting, ROMs and Theming"

Winner of best Utility Software award for Android via Handster.

This is the only installer that is ad free and requires no internet permission!

The only installer that will install ANY Busybox binary available for Android...you find it on the web and this will install it!

Pro version contains no ads or nag screens, uninstall feature, Advance Smart install feature, the ability to hand pick the applets you want, safety check for missing applets on start, and better overall support. The pro version will receive more frequent updates than the free version will.

The source for this application can be found here: https://code.google.com/p/busybox-android/

Featured on the BusyBox website at: http://busybox.net/products.html

The BusyBox source code can be found here: http://git.busybox.net/busybox/

A must have for any rooted phone! Almost EVERY rooted applications needs BusyBox to perform their magic, if you have a rooted phone then you need BusyBox.

Please note I did not write BusyBox! I wrote this installer and cross compiled BusyBox for Android. Please see the about menu option for more details or here: www.BusyBox.net

BusyBox is a software application that provides many standard Unix tools, much like the larger (but more capable) GNU Core Utilities. BusyBox is designed to be a small executable for use with the Linux kernel, which makes it ideal for use with embedded devices. It has been self-dubbed "The Swiss Army Knife of Embedded Linux".

Leave this installed if you always want to get the latest version of busybox!

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Recently changed in this version

Bug fixes and updates to the Busybox binary.
Updated icon for xxhdpi


Comments and ratings for BusyBox Pro
  • (75 stars)

    by Daniel Strom on 09/04/2014

    Any chance of getting a 'locate' and 'updatedb' feature? I vaguely recall a busybox applet for mlocate/slocate functionality. I'm currently using an arm-compiled mlocate, but that means more stuff to do after every update. Speaking of which, I feel a scri

  • (75 stars)

    by Christopher Latham on 27/03/2014

    Best BusyBox app... and makes my life so much simpler, with the smart install symlinks! As a developer, flashing ROMs and restarting a lot, this is the second thing I install, behind SuperSU Pro. Screw the busybox binary's which are in most ROMs the symli

  • (75 stars)

    by Tom Wright on 23/03/2014

    Then install this software Nuf said!!

  • (75 stars)

    by Smite Light on 20/03/2014

    As expected from developer legend STERICSON, this tool is efficient, bug free, and irreplaceable. Smart Install is a must-have for a cleanly rooted system tools set.

  • (75 stars)

    by Rob Beckstrom on 15/03/2014

    Never any problems.

  • (75 stars)

    by Jerry Z on 10/03/2014

    Even though I am not quite sure what it does.

  • (75 stars)

    by Geoffrey Maugham on 01/03/2014

    And all devices should be rooted. :–)