Need a good root explorer app.

Discussion in 'Android' started by Duo8, Aug 11, 2013.

  1. Duo8
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    Duo8 I don't like video games

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    I using Root Explorer but it crashes my phone too often. I need a built-in text editor, multi tab support or bookmarks. Bonus if there's GDrive support. And it shouldn't be too heavy. Something like Astro with root.
    So, any advices guys?
     
  2. Joe88

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    why not just es file explorer?
     
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  3. Rydian

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    I second the vote for ES.
     
  4. Sicklyboy

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    I am QUITE fond of Solid Explorer. It does everything you're looking for - Built in text editor; Bookmarks; No multi-tab (yet, at least), but it does do side-by-side in landscape; It does have Google Drive support (assuming that's what you mean by GDrive)

    Unfortunately it's not free. However, I've been using it since it was in beta, and it is WELL worth the $1.99. By far the most feature packed file system explorer I've used that manages to not slow down because of its features at the same time.

    Edit - and yes, of course, it supports root.
     
  5. exangel

    exangel executioner angel

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    I like FX File Explorer because it also comes with a solid text editor (i needed to be able to open large log files and this did the job) and if you pay for "Plus" there is cloud integration (Google, Dropbox, Skydrive, etc)
     
  6. The Real Jdbye

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    SUFBS has most of those features, and a terminal, remount rw support, and more.
     
  7. Duo8
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    Duo8 I don't like video games

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    Thanks guys! Which one is the lightest cuz my phone really sucks. (600mhz and 176mb ram)
    Edit: using es explorer, works great. Thanks guys!
     
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