Fast, tiny web application with great Android integrationHermit allows you to replace your larger native applications with web-based Lite applications.
Browse fast, save data, block ads, protect your privacy, browse in night mode, have a reader view and customize your Lite apps with over 20 different settings for each Lite app!
Hermit less than 3 MB compared to 50 MB + for many popular social networking and news applications.
Browse quickly save data.
Music protects your privacy as well as speeds up your browsing by various strategies.
There are no ads in Hermione. Not even in the free version.
Ad resistant: Makes all web pages sleeveless, tiny and beautiful again.
Pop-up blocker: Prevents unsafe and fraudulent sites from opening new tabs or shaking your phone.
Data saver mode: Increases browsing speed by reducing image size.
Protect your privacy.
Privacy is central: No ads, no behavior tracking, no personal information collected.
Phishing and malware protection: Harmet blocks any attempt to install native Android applications and integrates Google’s malware blocker.
Incognito keyboard: URLs of any site you type will be identified privately by your keyboard and will not be used to personalize autocomplete.
Additional browsing features
Night mode: Visit any website in night mode with a dark background and light text.
See reader: Focus on the article by removing all useless parts of a page.
Estimated reading time: See how long it takes to read an article and jump into the reader view.
Quick settings: Swipe any time from the right edge of the screen.
Multiple windows: Use Android Lite and then two Lite applications at once.
Direct share: Share texts and links to Hermit Lite apps from any Android app.
Orientation: Choose whether you always want a light application to open vertically or horizontally.
Character size: Increase / decrease text size to improve trends.
Double back: Ever gone back because the back button takes you to the same page? Try out Hermit’s double back feature!
Integration into Android system
Add icons to the home screen: Other browsers simply add an icon and forget your settings. Hermit turned it into a true light app. Compare for yourself: https://hermit.chimbori.com/features/compare
Reuse tabs: Hermit will not open new tabs if your Lite app is already open like native apps.
Atomic / RSS feed notification: When a website publishes new content, it will be notified immediately.
Web Monitor: Feed not supported? Hermit can monitor certain parts of any web page and notify you if it changes.
Save username and password With autofill on Android Orio.
No other browser allows you to customize as many settings as Hermit, and these are saved individually for each Lite app.
Custom icons: Choose an icon for your Lite apps, or create a custom monogram!
Color picker: Create your own theme.
Character size: Change and save settings for each site individually.
Desktop mode: Load desktop sites instead of mobile sites.
Frameless mode and full screen mode: You have to try these for yourself!
Easy price: two options
Premium: Unlimited Lite apps and other advanced features
Free forever: 3 light applications restricted
We respect your privacy, so we do not collect any personal information or sell your data. You are our only source of support for many more years of innovative feature-packed updates. Thanks!
We offer Hermit Premium free for students: Hermit.chimbori.com/help/students
Uploading photos and videos will not work on Android KitKat due to OS limitations.