An easy-to-use file viewer and file manager

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File Viewer for Android is a free universal file viewing utility that can open over 150 file types on your Android device.

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Current Version: 4.5.2
Updated May 8, 2024

Over 10 Million Installs

File Viewer for Android has been installed on over 10,000,000 devices worldwide. Thanks to our users for all the positive feedback!

Over 150 Supported File Types

File Viewer for Android supports over 150 file types including PDFs, XPS, office documents, email files, audio and video files, images, archives, and more.

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  • ★★★★★ May 17, 2024 The app opens everything natively! If it can't open the files natively, it provides a text or hex viewer, even if they're a couple of gigabytes! Usually, opening a 2GB file as text brings the whole system down, so this app has a place in my heart. It can also view files' metadata and properties. — Joel
  • ★★★★★ May 11, 2024 A great app, without a doubt; one that cannot be missed on the Android device and fulfills everything it promises. In addition to having a simple and easy-to-understand interface, it is very efficient. 100% recommended. — Arturo A.
  • ★★★★★ May 10, 2024 The app opens all my documents. I recommend File Viewer for Android! — Michel L.
  • ★★★★★ May 5, 2024 A top app. It helps me read my files correctly. — Emiel H.
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  • View over 150 different file types with a single app
  • Browse and manage your files
  • View PDFs, XPS, office documents, email files, audio and video files, images, camera raws, and more
  • View file metadata, including file properties, MD5 checksums, EXIF data for images, and more
  • Extract archives, including Zip, 7-Zip, Gzip, Bzip2, Tar, and TGZ
  • Convert documents to PDF (.doc, .docx, .ppt, .pptx, .xls, .xlsx, .oxps, .xps)
  • View binary files as plain text
  • View hidden files

File Management

File Viewer for Android is not just a file viewer, it's also a file manager. To view file options, long press (press and hold) a file or folder. You can select multiple files by tapping them when in action mode. The file manager works great on Android smartphones, and it's also optimized for tablets.

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File Information

Android File Viewer is brought to you by the team at, an online database containing information about thousands of file types. The app is integrated with the FileInfo database and provides information about files that you open. It displays the file type, popularity, category, and developer for the current file. To read more information about the file type, tap the "View at" button.

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System Requirements

Smartphone or tablet running Android 7.0 or later

Privacy Policy

Questions about what data is collected by the app? Read the privacy policy.


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