How to add the Surfshark widget on Android

NOTE: The video above showcases an older version of the Surfshark app and will be updated in the future.


In this article, you will learn how to add the Surfshark widget on Android. It’s convenient to have as you don't need to open the Surfshark application if you wish to make changes to your connection.

You will need an active Surfshark subscription to use the Surfshark app, which you can purchase on our pricing page.


Check the following steps:

  1. Tap and hold an empty spot on your device's main screen, in the new pop up select Widgets.

  2. A pop-up or a similar screen should appear. Tap on widgets.

  3. In the new screen, scroll until you see the Surfshark tab. Select your preferred widget size out of the two available options.

  4. Click on the CONNECT button, and you will be connected to the fastest server available. To disconnect - press the DISCONNECT button, and if you wish to pause the connection temporarily, tap on PAUSE.




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