Terminal Emulator for Android

Terminal Emulator for Android

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Access your Android's built-in Linux command line shell. Unleash your inner geek!

This is a new version of the popular "Android Terminal Emulator" application. Same great program, just with a new name.

Top Features

+ Full Linux terminal emulation.
+ Multiple windows.
+ Launcher short cuts.
+ UTF-8 text. (Arabic, Chinese, Greek, Hebrew, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Thai, etc.)
+ Completely free. No ads, no in-app-purchases, no nag screens, nothing.

Quick FAQ:

+ If you are having trouble entering text, try installing the free "Hacker's Keyboard IME". (Especially if you have a Samsung or HTC device.)
+ This app isn't a game emulator.
+ This app won't help you root your phone or change your phone's IMIE.
+ You need to know (or be willing to learn) how to use the Linux command line to use this app.
+ You may want to install a set of command line utilities like "Busy Box" or "Debian chroot" in order to add commands beyond the commands that come built into your Android device.

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Recently changed in this version

v1.0.62 Small improvements and bug fixes.

The Term shortcut dialog box now has its own file picker in case you don't have a third-party file manager installed.

Bug fixes:

Fixed crash when tapping on the last character of a hyperlink and the link was the last text in a line.

Improved handling of multibyte characters.

Updated Hungarian translation.

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Comments and ratings for Terminal Emulator for Android
  • (50 stars)

    by Daniel Diaz on 19/10/2014

    Terminal for Android. Exactly that.

  • (50 stars)

    by dien vie on 18/10/2014

    Suwun Kang jack palev

  • (50 stars)

    by Geofferey Eakins on 17/10/2014

    This app really lets us advanced users take full advantage of our Linux powered devices. If you are familiar with the CLI in Linux distros this app will definitely be welcoming. I personally use it to write and test my bash scripts for projects. It also allows one to perform task on Android that normally can't be done with other apps. If you download this app I also recommend BotBrew which can add

  • (50 stars)

    by Morgenster Musonza on 16/10/2014

    This app is fast compared to other emulators. I like it.

  • (50 stars)

    by Florian Schumann on 16/10/2014

    Does as described...

  • (50 stars)

    by rakesh pasalu on 15/10/2014

    it's crazy to know internal things of android

  • (50 stars)

    by clarence merchant on 15/10/2014