How to Install and run Kali Linux on any Android Smartphone

what is Kali Linux ?

Kali Linux is a Debian-derived Linux distribution designed for digital forensics and penetration testing. It is maintained and funded by Offensive Security Ltd.

Kali Linux is one the best love operating system of white hat hackers, security researchers and pentesters. It offers advanced penetration testing tool and its ease of use means that it should be a part of every security professional’s toolbox.
Here we give you the detailed tutorial for How to install and run Kali Linux in your Android Mobile. If you know something about hacking or pentesting, you must need to know about this best hacking Linux OS.
You can also install Kali Linux Distribution in your android mobile. Now you can do your ethical hacking work anywhere you want. Installing Kali Linux in android mobile is very simple. Below we give you some instructions for installing kali Linux in android device.

Keep the following thing ready for the installation :

  • Fully charged Android Phone
  • Good Internet Connection(For Download Kali Linux images)
  • Root Permission (Rooting Guide for Every Phone)
  • Atleast 5GB Free Space

Steps to Install Kali Linux in any Android device

Step 1:  Download Linux Deploy App in Your Android Mobile from Google Play Store.

Linux Deploy
Developer: meefik
Price: Free

Step 2: Install and open Linux Deploy App in your mobile and click on download Icon.


Step 3. Change the Distribution of Your Linux to Kali Linux.

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Step 4. Go to Top of the screen and hit the Install button. This will take about 5 minutes provided you have a good Internet connection.


Step 5. Download Android VNC Viewer App from Google Play Store.

VNC Viewer
Developer: RealVNC Limited
Price: Free


Step 6. After installing, enter below settings in your VNC Android App.

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Step 7. Click the Connect Button in VNC Viewer App.

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Some devices reported strange error after Installing Kali Linux. If you faced any such error, it could be a ROM issue. Try with other device if you failed. Let us know if you faced any strange error whose solution you can’t find in Linux forums, we will try to provide you solution.