Tips & Tutorial to Port Silk Browser in any Android Device

Sanjana January 5, 2012 0

Amazon Kindle Fire is now powered with one of the best browsers that is the “Silk Browser” that truly redefines the overall web browsing experience. The speciality of this particular browser is that it makes use of Amazon’s cloud based servers where the web page interpretation is performed at the Amazon level rather than at the user level that ensures flexible web experience during page loading.

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This Silk Browser is far better than the current web browsers like  Mozilla Firefox, Google’s Chrome and so on. Here we have covered the detail procedure regarding on how to board this Amazon Silk Browser in any Android device. However it is to be noted in order to get the benefit of this Silk Browser you require a rooted Android device.


You must backup all the user data present in your phone since chances of data loss or corruption are there. Having a backup will help you replace the lost data if any damage occurs. Follow the link posted below to backup and restore all your data easily.

Pre Upgrade Instructions for Rooting and Firmware Update

Must Have:

 Download Silk browserDownload Root Explorer Application

Steps to port Silk Browser in your Android Device:

Step-1: Download Silk browser from the Must Have section to your computer. Next download Root Explorer application to your Android device and copy the library files to the  path /system/lib. Set the permissions same as other applications.

Step-2: Install all the APKs from the package individually just like the way you side load the applications. Now copy the Silk APK file from /data/app  to  /system/app. Now reboot your device and enjoy the benefits of Silk Browser in your Android device.

Refer to the video posted below to know more about Kindle Fire Silk Browser.

Thus you can successfully update Silk browser in your Android device by following the above mentioned simple steps.

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