How to Block Advertisements on your Android Applications

As the popularity of Android phones has marginally increased from last couple of years there is a flow of android applications on the play store. Almost everybody wants everything in free. But as you there are always some certain limitation of using free things. In technology world the most disgusting thing is the Ads displaying on your PC/Laptop. But in your PC/Laptop you can easily disable them by disabling the Java Script. But in the case of mobile how can you remove this? As the world is running behind the technology. The most of  people uses Android Smartphones almost 80% are android users. So, Today I’m going to tell you

 “How To Block Ads In Android Games , Apps & Browsers”.

Advertisements are something that irritates almost everyone of us as they disturb you by popping between when the application runs and this process also consumes a lot of mobile internet data and makes the application run slow. So the question is how to get rid of these advertisements. I am gonna discuss some applications that may help you to avoid advertisements.

1. Ad Block Plus :

There are a lots of android apps for blocking Ads onn android phone is available but as i aways says that I’m always going to tell you top best apps and methods. So, moving on to post.
AdBlock Plus is a popular ad blocking software, It works both on Rooted and Non-Rooted devices. The app works on Android 2.1 and higher. If you have have rooted your android then there is no problem you have to simply follow the steps :
Step 1 : In order to install applications from unknown sources on your android you need allow the installation of applications from unknown sources. To do this, go to Settings > Security and tap on the “Unknown sources”. Check “OK” to confirm the changes.

Step 2 : Now you have to  Download Adblock Plus apk.
Step 3 : Install the Adblock Plus on your android and Open it.
In Rooted Devices : Run Ad Block Plus , it will ask for Super User Permissions. Allow this app Super User permissions and you are done.grant super user access

In Non Rooted Devices : If your phone is not rooted , still you can take use of this app but you need to follow a few more steps. You can see the step by step procedure Here because configuration is different in different versions of Android.
ad block plus
You can do some additional setting like ads filter lists, non-intrusive ads, etc in Settings/advance settings.
2. AdAway

 An ad blocker that uses the hosts file. The hosts file contains a list of mappings between hostnames and IP addresses. When an app requests an ad, that request is directed to 127.0.0.1 which does nothing. There are options to run a web server to respond to blocked hostnames and to direct requests to the IP address of your choosing. You can download hosts files from the app but it is possible to use your own and to add certain sites to the white- and black-lists.

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Packages

Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications, and it’s a less secure way to download. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.

Version 2.8.1 – Added on 2014-02-27

This version requires Android 2.1 or newer.

This version uses native code and will only run on: armeabi mips x86

This version is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to the source tarball below.

download apk 2.9 MB (+88 kB)
source tarball 6.8 MB
no permission changes
view permissions [ 2,  4,  1]

Version 2.8 – Added on 2013-10-13

This version requires Android 2.1 or newer.

This version uses native code and will only run on: armeabi mips x86

This version is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to the source tarball below.

download apk 2.8 MB (+11 kB)
source tarball 6.8 MB
permissions diff (-1)
view permissions [ 2,  4,  1]

Version 2.7 – Added on 2013-09-04

This version requires Android 2.1 or newer.

This version uses native code and will only run on: armeabi mips x86

This version is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to the source tarball below.

download apk 2.8 MB
source tarball 6.7 MB
view permissions [ 2,  4,  2]

Requires root: Yes. The hosts files is located in /system which is normally read-only.

3.NoRoot Ad-Remover 

Now when ever you open any of the games that are in the Ad-block list, the network connection will be turned off automatically. Thus Ads cannot be displayed in the game, and you can play the game without hassle. Now when you minimize or stop the game, the network state will be automatically set back to it’s initial state. Thus you can play games without Ads, And all you need to do is : Create Ad-block list and start NoRoot Ad-Remover.

App Screenshot App Screenshot App Screenshot

Note: NoRoot Ad-Remover is the advanced version of Ad-Vanish.

So, this is all about how to remove Ads in Android Device. I’m by following any of these above method you will definitely get rid of Ads. I hope this article helped you a lot. If your are facing any problem then just comment it below. Thanks

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