The LBRY Android app
Latest commit dffff47 Nov 13, 2018

LBRY Android

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An Android browser and wallet for the LBRY network. This app bundles lbrynet-daemon as a background service with a UI layer built with React Native. The APK is built using buildozer and the Gradle build tool.

LBRY Android Screenshot


The minimum supported Android version is 5.0 Lollipop. There are two ways to install:

  1. Via the Google Play Store. Anyone can join the open beta in order to install the app from the Play Store.
  2. Direct APK install available at You will need to enable installation from third-party sources on your device in order to install from this source.


The app can be launched by opening LBRY Browser from the device's app drawer or via the shortcut on the home screen if that was created upon installation.

Running from Source

The app is built from source via Buildozer. After cloning the repository, copy buildozer.spec.sample to buildozer.spec and modify this file as necessary for your environment. Please see for detailed build instructions.


Contributions to this project are welcome, encouraged, and compensated. For more details, see


This project is MIT licensed. For the full license, see LICENSE.


We take security seriously. Please contact regarding any security issues. Our PGP key is here if you need it.


The primary contact for this project is @akinwale (