Android System WebViewfor Android



A fast pop-up browser for links

With Android System WebView, you don’t have to leave your app to open links. This program serves as a mini-browser and lets you view outside sources quickly and comfortably.

An easier online experience

Android System WebView is an Android system component that serves as a quick viewer of links through apps on your device.

Powered by Google Chrome, Android System WebView app works as a miniature version of the browser. With it, you can open links through the apps you're using. You’ll find Android System WebView installed in most Android devices by default, which means it is safe.

As such, this utility helps particularly those browsing social media apps or developing software. The mini-browser features all the functions of the real deal, including scrolling and text search.

As mentioned, the app will come pre-installed. If you dislike it though, you can disable it through your Settings.  However, performing such action may cause some apps to crash. Also, it's work remembering that you'll need Android System WebView updates to keep it running smoothly.

Where can you run this program?

This program runs exclusively on Android devices with OS versions 9.0 and up.

Is there a better alternative?

Yes. If you’re a Chrome user, then this web browser can do the same for you. There’s also an extension called Chrome WebViewer that gets it done. For iOS users, UI WebView is a good choice.

Our take

Once you have the Android System WebView installed, it can make using your apps much easier. 

Should you download it?

Yes. Such utility will make your phone more useful if you can spare the mobile resources and patience for uploads. 


  • A handy utility
  • Useful for software creation
  • Pre-installed in most Android devices
  • Quick and easy-to-use


  • Resource-intensive
  • Requires frequent updates

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Android System WebViewfor Android


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