When comparing Blokada vs Aurora, the Slant community recommends Blokada for most people. In the question“What are the best Android apps?” Blokada is ranked 3rd while Aurora is ranked 26th.
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Pro Doesn't require root
Pro Free and open source
Pro Great features
Blokada works across all of your apps, not only the browser! It doesn't require root, supports both wifi and mobile networks, and is perfectly safe and simple to use. Just turn it on, and it will do the job silently!
Pro Blocks Ads
Blokada efficiently blocks ads, tracking and malware. It saves your data plan, makes your device faster and protects your privacy.
Pro AdAway without Rooting
The equivelent of AdAway(best adblocker I've ever used for android) but without having to root your phone.
Pro Anonymous login
Get apps directly from Google Play Store without using a Google Account.
Pro Spoof your device
When your phone supposedly doesn't work with this app you can spoof your phone as another device and download it anyway, often the app works as intended.
Pro See app statistics
Can view general privacy-related usage of the app eg. contains apps, uses GPS, etc.
Pro Spoof country or language
Get country or language restricted apps anyways.
Pro Works on Android TV
Pro Option keep or delete APK file after installation
Con Cannot use with VPN
Because Blokada works by using an internal VPN to act as a filter, it is not possible to use Blokada if you're using an actual VPN.
Con Violates Google Play TOS
Violates §3.3 of Google Play Terms of Service, which can lead to an account ban if you use with your regular Google account.