How to Install Kali Linux on Android 2024?

In this article, we will learn how to install Kali Linux on any Android mobile. Some persons do not have a PC or laptop to use Kali Linux or their system does not support it, but they can use it on Android. The installation process is very easy.

What is Kali Linux?

Kali Linux is an open-source Debian-based system. It is mostly used in the cyber security field. It was released on 13 May 2013 and from that time it has become one of the most widely used systems in penetration testing and forensic analysis.

Required Apps to Install Kali Linux

1. You need to install an app named Termux from fdroid. You can download it from here


2. Install Hacker's Keyboard from the Google Play Store, before installing please check in the image that it is the correct one.


Steps to Install Kali Linux

Step 1 - Firstly, we need to update the packages of Termux, so that no error will arise in installing just give the following command  

pkg update && pkg upgrade -y

Step 2 - Now, the next step is to give permission for storage to Termux, so give the following command


Step 3 - Now, we need to install a package named 'wget'. So give the following command

pkg install wget

Step 4 - After that, with the help of 'wget' we will download the script which is needed to install kali Linux. So just give the following command


Step 5 - Now  in order to run the script we need to give it permission, so to give permission just give the following command

chmod +x install-nethunter-termux

Step 6 - Now to install Kali Linux just type


This will download all required packages for installing Kali Linux on your Android mobile. you must have around 2 GB of internet for it. so make sure you have.

Step 7 - The script will automatically install everything. Now to use the nethunter in the Command Line Interface, just give the following command

How to Install Kali Linux on Android 2023?

Step 8 - Now all the steps are completed you can enjoy your newly installed system


So, this is how you can install Kali Linux on any Android device without any errors. So if you have any errors just comment down I will help you ASAP.

Thank You For Reading!


Yes, it is 100% safe to install it on android devices; even Kali Linux's official website says so.

Yes, you can install Kali Linux on Android without root. but the problem is that you will not get the root access in the installed system.

You can download any verrsion, but I recommend you to use the latest one.