FX File Explorer

The file manager that lets you do real work on your Android.

FX is a file explorer built to make working with files and media on your phone or tablet as easy as it is on your computer. The unique "home screen" design puts the features you use most right up front. Integerated media management tools make working with your photos, videos, and music a straightforward experience. A plethora of options are provided for transferring content between your computer, cloud, and directly to other devices.

FX contains no analytics, tracking, or advertisements: see the FX Privacy Policy.


FX's top-level screen presents a well-organized view of your device and its local and connected storage and media.

A Thousand Words

You can browse images, music, and videos as images, music, and videos.

Easy Access

Open the slide-out menu to quickly switch between windows and check on background tasks.


  • Top-level home screen with bookmark capability
  • Unlimited open windows
  • Split-screen browsing
  • Encrypted keyring password


  • Box, Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive, SugarSync, Owncloud
  • SMB (Windows Networking), SSH, FTP, FTP-S, FTP-ES, WebDAV
  • FX Connect: Wi-Fi direct file transfers; cross-device clipboard
  • Web Access: use FX from your computer in a web browser


  • Indexed File Search
  • Cleaning tools: browse and manage files with live charts showing total storage usage of each folder


  • Photo and video galleries
  • Music management by artist, album, track; playlist management with import/export
  • App management with detailed permission / configuration data


  • Text editor and viewer
  • Image viewer, media player, pop-up audio player
  • Archive and extract Zip, Tar, GZip, Bzip2, 7zip, RAR* (*extract only)
  • Create and explore inside AES-256 / AES-128 encrypted zip files


  • Full (optional) root access support
  • Password protected root option
  • Binary (hex) viewer
  • Shell script executor

Get it on Google Play