BusyBox X+

BusyBox X+

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The definitive busybox binary installer for Phones, Tablets and TV's

BusyBox combines many essential and standard Unix tools into a single compact binary suitable for embedded devices such your Android Phone or Tablet. BusyBox has become an extremely important and popular tool for Android users who have a rooted device. Most Rooted apps rely on the standard Linux/Unix environment given by busybox to perform various low level system tasks. The BusyBox X+ installer makes installing the busybox binary much easier and painless than other through a KISS approach. The installer supports all device form factors such as Phones, Phablets, Tablets, TV's, Android TV Stick/Box and soon Google Glass. Also supports all architectures such as ARM, MIPS and Intel x86 devices with a single App.

Features

+ Quick and Easy to use
+ Installs the latest busybox version 1.21.1
+ Supports ARM MIPS and x86 unlike others
+ Self contained, so no additional downloads like the others
+ Installer + ARM, MIPS and x86 binary is only 2.4 MB
+ Most complete busybox binary with 300+ builtin commands
+ Can be used without root via decaf mode
+ Extensive busybox documentation

Pros

+ KISS
+ Safe - Installs to xbin binary directory / does not mix up with system binaries
+ Fastest growing BusyBox Installer, number 3 on the store within the first 6 months
+ Exponential growth and acceptance - Been around for a year now
+ Balanced updates - we do not update like crazy
+ Always the latest version of busybox

Cons

+ No bang boom or progress bars like we are used to... ;)

Requirements

+ Have a rooted device
+ Enable allow all or press allow during Superuser prompts
+ Optional: Have Android Terminal Emulator Installed for decaf mode
+ Uninstall other offerings to prevent malfunction

Tutorial

BusyBox X is KISS. The useful buttons are the install and decaf. Pressing the decaf will give you a shell where you can try out busybox without root and without installing.

Installing the binary

+ Press the Install Button
+ Press Allow or enable Allow always when Superuser / SuperSU prompts
+ See if the bottom left icon turned green
+ Be happy and share your joy

Troubleshooting

The decaf button doesn't seem to work...

+ Uninstall BusyBox X and Android Terminal Emulator
+ Install Android Terminal Emulator from Play Store and wait for it to finish Installing
+ Install BusyBox X from Play Store
+ Click the decaf button and smile
+ Uninstall other offerings to prevent erasure

BusyBox Version

1.21.1

Support

Use the support button within the app to send me a support email. Please do not use reviews as a method of support. Reviews are not notified via emails from Google. For better support use email.

Business hours:

Contact: Robert <maxice@gmail.com>
Mon-Fri: 13:00 PM - 19:00PM, 23:00PM - 03:00 AM (IST)
Sat-Sun: Holiday, I do respond if its urgent.

If your email did not get a reply within 4 hours, please resend the email - I may be overloaded at times.

FAQ

Why would I need busybox?

Most rooted apps rely on busybox. So any user who has a rooted device or a Linux/Unix lover would need this.

Does this Root my device?

No. But the installer requires a rooted phone.

Why should I use BusyBox X+ over others?

BusyBox X+ is KISS, and does only one thing, installs busybox quickly. The binary that comes with it is complete with 300+ commands - that's almost twice as many as other offerings. All architectures are supported and there are no additional downloads as opposed to other offerings - the installer comes packed with ARM, MIPS and x86 versions of the binaries in a small size. Plus it comes packed with a extensive busybox documentation!

Sources

BusyBox Sources can be found here: http://busybox.net/downloads/

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Recently changed in this version

+ New in version X28 - Changed Hardlinking to Symlinking for both install and busybox shell for Safer installs and wider support
+ Changed from page UI to Ultra Simple Chocolate Bar inspired look (KitKat/Fruit and Nut :))
+ Added Decaf Mode to enjoy BusyBox without Root! (You need Android Terminal Emulator)
+ BusyBox X+ is now compatible with ARM, MIPS and Intel x86 CPU based Android Devices.


Comments and ratings for BusyBox X+
  • (75 stars)

    by Steve Haslam on 05/04/2014

    Excellant !!!

  • (75 stars)

    by Mark Meinhardt on 29/03/2014

    But still doesn't install the latest stable busybox v1.22.1 from January 20th

  • (75 stars)

    by Nicholas Taurick on 12/03/2014

    Got to have this app.

  • (75 stars)

    by David Ford on 15/02/2014

    Used many busybox installers..like this one the best...bit high priced..but supporting dev anyways...no worries man..I like it, do not mind paying for it...good job...

  • (75 stars)

    by pepe Vazquez on 31/12/2013

    Wat i need.

  • (75 stars)

    by Krit Amatayakul on 22/12/2013

    !

  • (75 stars)

    by Fariq Omar on 16/12/2013

    yes it features more than any other competitors. superb app. it's a must have tools.