Selig's choice of System tools

Android Channel

A collection of system tools for Android (both for rooted and unrooted devices, both free and paid). The list will continously be expanded. Unfortunately, many serious contenders for this list cannot be found on Play Store -- and there is no way to add those apps to this channel.

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  • Secure Settings Secure Settings

    Secure Settings


    9608 ratings

    [No root required but enables more functions] Secure Settings is an amazing collection of helpers that enhance your possibility to control your device. Used as plugin for Tasker, almost any of your device's settings can be managed automatically.

  • Pushbullet - SMS on PC Pushbullet - SMS on PC

    Pushbullet - SMS on PC


    167044 ratings

    Push Bullet is a combo of Android app and browser extension for your normal computer. Using the extensions, it is extremely easy to push (that might explain the name? ;-) ) info and documents between your different devices (as well as to other...

  • CatLog - Logcat Reader! CatLog - Logcat Reader!

    CatLog - Logcat Reader!

    Nolan Lawson

    4866 ratings

    If your Android misbehaves, one of the first things to look at are the system's logs. CatLog helps you in doing just that, finding out, which messages are logged by the system (and individual applications).

  • Linux Deploy Linux Deploy

    Linux Deploy


    9405 ratings

    Linux Deploy is currently the easiest way to download and install a full-fledged Linux distribution onto your Android. The distribution is running bootstrapped (as opposed to native) and the easiest way to interact with it is through a VNC-client...

  • Shush! Ringer Restorer Shush! Ringer Restorer

    Shush! Ringer Restorer

    Fizz Buzz LLC

    25133 ratings

    Shush is a great tool that you can use to mute your phone's ringer for a certain amount of time. It helps me tremendously in not forgetting to raise the volume after that boring meeting ;-)

  • Call PopOut Call PopOut

    Call PopOut

    Root Uninstaller

    3848 ratings

    [no root required] Call PopOut is a new entry on my list of favourite apps. For some reason, ALWAYS when I do something on my phone, someone rings and interrupts what I was doing. Anytime. Call PopOut comes to the rescue by announcing callers...

  • Solid Explorer Classic Unlock

    Solid Explorer Classic Unlock


    11329 ratings

    [no root required] Solid Explorer is my file manager of choice. With the dual pane layout and the possibility to flawlessly connect to external servers and cloud services, it does, whatever I though at it.

  • Remotestick Remotestick



    592 ratings

    [no root required] Remotestick is not really a system tool per se. It can be used to remotely control electrical outlets, lights etc together with a Tellstick device and a couple of remote switches. However, Remotestick does provide interaction with...

  • Tasker Tasker


    Crafty Apps EU

    40533 ratings

    [no root required, however root makes it much more powerful] Tasker does not really have to be described, now does it? The one-stop shop for Android automation. When used with third party plugins, extensions and gadgets, it can automate your world.

  • FolderSync FolderSync


    Tacit Dynamics

    16714 ratings

    [no root required] FolderSync does not necessarily make a "system tool", but I wouldn't want to use a phone without it. Basically, it does what Dropbox does on your normal computer - and what the the name implies: it syncs folders between your...