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Install Firefox OS 2.5 as an App on your Android Device

We have heard a lot about the Firefox OS in the starting few months of 2015 and later after that seemed like it has disappeared somewhere. But this time Firefox trying to reach more users to taste the flavor of the Firefox OS 2.5 by allowing Android users to try the OS by installing just an app. However, the latest OS version is back again with developer preview.

Install Firefox OS 2.5 as an App on your Android Device
Install Firefox OS 2.5 as an App on your Android Device

As the normal OS installation on an Android device requires quite complex steps but the developer of Firefox 2.5 released as an app that makes your task very easy. You just need to download the file of size around 88 MB. Its not an launcher, in fact more than that.

This post will help you download and install Firefox OS 2.5 as an App on your Android Device. However, its difficult to test the app on all the devices, we have also listed some of them that run Firefox OS smoothly.

Install Firefox OS 2.5 as an App on your Android Device

If you are interested to give this a try, find below the download link and get the file on your device.
Download Firefox OS 2.5 (.apk)

Once you’re done with the installation of the app, the app will replace your old Android home screen with the Firefox OS that includes their own Gaia UI. According to the Firefox, the OS is the first mobile platform developed solely on HTML and CSS. So probably you might see the performance improvements compared to others.

Mozilla officially listed 12 devices which are in the part of testing. You can try on any device but recommend devices are listed below:

  • Onetouch Fire
  • Peak
  • LG Nexus 4
  • Nexus 5
  • Motorola Moto G (All Generations)
  • Sony Xperia E3
  • Sony Xperia Mini
  • Sony Xperia T2 Ultra
  • Sony Xperia Z2
  • Sony Xperia Z3
  • Sony Xperia Z3C
  • ZTE Open

Just download and install the developer preview of Firefox OS 2.5 and have your hands on the new OS. Let us know how you feel about Firefox OS 2.5