How To Set Up A Proxy On An
Android Device.

You may already know that proxies are used to create a partition between you and a web platform, it is common for people to use proxies from their laptop or desktop.

What if you want to use proxies with your favorite applications?

In this tutorial, we’re going to teach you how to use mobile and residential proxies with your Android device. It only takes about 3 minutes to set up and you will be on your way to anonymity. If you’re an iPhone user be sure to check out our similar guide for Apple devices.

Step 1: Go to settings and open up the connection options tab.

using proxies with android

Step 2: Click the wifi settings and the cogwheel beside your current connection.

Step 3: Open advanced settings and press the proxy menu tab. Once pressed, make sure you set it on manual which will open a series of options.

proxy settings for android

Step 4: Enter the IP address and port you received from ProxyEmpire. Once done you can open your phone’s browser which will prompt a username/password. Enter the details.

residential proxies for android devices

Please be aware that when you are targeting new locations within the proxy manager you will receive new authentication details I will have to update the settings of your device. It’s not guaranteed that an app will use the phone’s proxy settings.

To be on the safe side you can always use the mobile version of a website by opening it within the browser or check your connection settings with the app itself.