Android - How to setup SOCKS5 proxies

By BESTPROXY | 11 Aug 2022

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In this article, we are going to show you how to set up SOCKS5 proxies on Android devices using SocksDroid.

The first thing you need to do is to get the SOCKS5 Proxy IP you want to use and your proxy credentials.

First, go to your SOCKS5 proxies

Second, get the IP you want to connect and the port of that IP address.

Third, you need to get your proxy credentials from the right sidebar.

Now that you have all the data you need we will start setting the SOCKS5 proxy with different apps:


1. Using SocksDroid

First, install on your Android device SocksDroid by downloading from Google Play Store on this link


1. Open SocksDroid and fill Server IP, Server Port, Enable Authentication and write your proxy credentials.


2. After filling the form, press on the switch radio button in the top-right corner, a message will appear, and press OK

You can visit InfoIp to check your SOCKS5 proxy.

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