Ghostery Private Browser displayed with open settings on Android device

Private Browser for android

Our private web browser for Android phones and devices gives you more privacy online and comes complete with a built-in private search engine.

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Enjoy a completely private browsing experience

Blocks ads, trackers & other pop-ups and is fully loaded with a built-in private search engine that detects and displays trackers before you even visit a webpage.

Android view of Ghostery Private Browser with open Tracker and Ad Blocker settings and website information

Built-in Tracker & Ad Blocker

Every ad, popup and tracker transfer your personal information across the web. This data can be misemployed and used to harm you anytime.

To secure your privacy while browsing the web, the Ghostery Private Browser is neutralizing all trackers for you. Your personal data are detached and replaced by random values leaving data collectors in the dark about your identity.

Sketched search engine result page within Ghostery Private Browser showing tracker information expecting you on the page to be visited - Android view

Built-in ad free Private Search

Ghostery Private Search offers unbiased results, not by the likelihood you'll click on them. It detects and displays trackers even before you visit a webpage.

Ghostery Private Search is offered ad-free in the Contributor program.

Ghostery Private Browser builds on top of Firefox browser supercharging it's default privacy and security features - Android view

Built-in maximum security

Unparalleled privacy protection can only be achieved on a highest quality platform. Ghostery Private Browser builds upon Firefox with maximum care for speed, privacy and security.


Browse the web safer, faster & with fewer annoying ads

Enjoy Firefox-grade security and privacy while browsing. Block ads and popups, stop trackers on websites and search results pages with Ghostery's Android privacy browser.

Tracker & ad-blocking

Our Android ad blocker also removes trackers and pop-ups so you can focus on browsing privately without unwanted interruptions.

Fast and seamless page loads

The more resources load on a website, the slower it gets. Ghostery's privacy browser for Android declutters the web for you as it blocks popups, invisible trackers and visible ads, giving you a much smoother browsing experience.

Firefox-powered and Open source

Built off Firefox, the Ghostery Private Browser enables maximum security and privacy settings by default. It distributes the open-source contributions of hundreds within the Mozilla foundation and Ghostery community to an ever-growing user base, to make it one of the best free web browsers for Android.

Private Search Engine included

Search engines play a key role in online tracking, motivating us to develop the Ghostery Private Search engine. This detects and displays trackers even before you visit a page.

Level up your online privacy today and join millions using Ghostery

Loved and trusted across the globe, Ghostery is not only an advanced ad blocking solution, but it also shuts down invasive trackers and annoying popups on every website you visit. For a complete browsing experience Ghostery Private Search is built into your Ghostery Private Browser of choice.


tracking requests blocked daily

AI-driven tracking protection



Trusted worldwide


years of experience

Privacy protection since 2009

Over 100+ million Ghostery downloads for privacy protection

Join the Ghostery user community and protect your personal data online

FAQ: Ghostery Private Browser for android

Is there a private browser for Android? 

  • Yes, there are several private browsers for Android. Ghostery Private Browser offers enhanced privacy features that allow you to browse the web safely and privately, without storing your browsing history.
  • Our tracker, cookie, and popup blocker technology, together with our ad blocking provides you with a fast and secure browsing experience. 

What is the safest privacy browser for Android?

There are many safe privacy browsers for Android, however, if you are looking to keep your user data private, stop trackers from collecting information about your session, and also block ads and pop-ups, Ghostery Private Browser is ideal for you. 

What is the best private browser for Android?

  • The best private browser for Android is Ghostery Private Browser. Our private Android browser features:
    Built-in Tracker and ad blocker. We stop ads, pop-ups and other trackers from transferring your information across the web.
  • Ad free private search. Ghostery Private Browsers comes built-in with our own private search that offers unbiased results. It detects and displays trackers before you even visit the page.
  • Faster page loads. By blocking trackers, we declutter webpages and speed up page load times.
  • 100% Open-Source. We are committed to full transparency, Ghostery is open source! View on GitHub

How do I get a private browser on Android?

The easiest way to get a private browser on Android is by downloading the Ghostery Private Browser. Our private Android browser will never store your user data, will block trackers, cookies, pop-ups and ads. 

What makes Ghostery the best private browser for Android in addition to it’s enhanced privacy systems and ad blocking capabilities is also it’s improvements to web page load times by using our proprietary de cluttering technology.

Does Ghostery Private Browser support extensions?

  • Although Ghostery Private Browser is a fork of Firefox, it does not support extensions. It already includes private browsing mode, tracker and ad blocking functionality, as well as a popup blocker for enhanced privacy. Users seeking extension support might need to consider alternative browsers like Firefox on Android for a more customizable experience.

Can I import my bookmarks and settings to Ghostery Private Browser?

No, you cannot import your bookmarks and settings to Ghostery Private Browser from another browser. Although it is based on Firefox, there is no option to log in using a similar account as in Firefox. Ghostery Private Browser focuses on built-in tracker and ad blocking functionalities but does not support the import of settings from other browsers.

Still have questions?

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Ghostery Private Browser displayed with open settings on Android device

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