Description

The official Wikipedia Android app is designed to help you find, discover, and explore knowledge on Wikipedia. Settle a bet with a friend by doing a quick search through the app, or dive into featured articles, images, recommended articles, and more using the explore feed. With more than 39 million articles in nearly 300 languages, your favorite free online encyclopedia is now at your fingertips.

Features:

Explore feed - The new ‘explore feed’ offers recommended and constantly updating Wikipedia content right on the home screen, including trending articles, current events, suggested reading, and more.

Voice-integrated search - Easily find what you’re looking for with a prominent search bar at the top of the app, including voice-enabled search on your device.

Nearby - Learn more about what’s around you by selecting points on an interactive map to see articles related to your current and nearby location.

Language support - Seamlessly switch to reading any language-supported Wikipedia, either by changing the language of the current article, or changing your preferred search language while searching.

Link previews - Tap on an article to preview it, without losing your place in what you’re currently reading. Press and hold a link to open it in a new tab, allowing you to keep reading the current article without losing your place, and switch to the new tab when you're ready.

Table of contents - swipe left on any article to bring up the table of contents, which lets you jump to article sections easily.

Reading lists - Organize the articles you browse into reading lists, which you can access even when you're offline. Create as many lists as you like, give them custom names and descriptions, and populate them with articles from any language wiki.

Image gallery - Tap on an image to view the image full-screen in high resolution, with options to swipe for browsing additional images.

Definitions from Wiktionary - Tap-and-hold to highlight a word, then tap the "Define" button to see a definition of the word from Wiktionary.

Wikipedia Zero - Access Wikipedia for Android free of data charges for participating mobile operators. (link to participating operators).

Send us your feedback about the app! In the menu, press "Settings", then "About the Wikipedia app", then "Send app feedback".

The code is 100% open source. If you have experience with Java and the Android SDK, then we look forward to your contributions! https://github.com/wikimedia/apps-android-wikipedia

By using this app, you agree to the automatic transmission of crash reports to a third-party service provider. If you would like to disable this feature, please press "Settings," then toggle off "Send crash reports" under the General section.
Explanation of permissions needed by the app: https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Apps/Android_FAQ#Security_and_Permissions

Privacy policy: https://m.wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Privacy_policy

Crash report third-party service provider privacy policy: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/privacystatement/OnlineServices/Default.aspx

Terms of Use: https://m.wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Terms_of_Use

About the Wikimedia Foundation

The Wikimedia Foundation is the nonprofit organization that supports Wikipedia and the other Wikimedia projects. The Wikimedia Foundation is a charitable organization funded mainly through donations. For more information, please visit our website: https://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Home.

App Information Wikipedia

  • App Name
    Wikipedia
  • Package Name
    org.wikipedia
  • Updated
    2016-10-18
  • File Size
    17.09 M
  • Requires Android
    4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich MR1, API 15)
  • Version
    2.4.160-r-2016-10-14
  • Developer
    wikimedia+foundation
  • Installs
    10,000,000 - 50,000,000
  • Price
    Free
  • Category
    Strategy
  • Developer
  • Google Play Link

Wikipedia Version History

Select Wikipedia Version :
  • 2.4.160-r-2016-10-14 (160)
  • 2.4.157-r-2016-09-28 (157)
  • 2.3.152-r-2016-08-18 (152)
  • 2.3.150-r-2016-07-25 (150)
  • 2.2.147-r-2016-06-06 (147)
  • 2.2.146-r-2016-05-23 (146)
  • 2.1.144-r-2016-05-09 (144)
  • 2.1.143-r-2016-03-16 (143)
  • 2.1.141-r-2016-02-10 (141)
  • 2.1.138-r-2016-01-21 (138)
  • 2.1.137-r-2016-01-11 (137)
  • 2.1.136-r-2015-12-09 (136)
  • Wikipedia 2.4.160-r-2016-10-14 (160) APK File

    Publish Date: 2016-10-17
    Requires Android: 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich MR1, API 15)
    File Size: 17 MB (APK file)
    File APK Md5: 04605064475c1385290443231e80777b
    File APK Sha1: f9c3cded4e05ec24d15c441a9fa6305c1882d417
    APK Signature: d21a6a91aa75c937c4253770a8f7025c6c2a8319
    What's new :
    - Article protection and user editing rights are now handled correctly on fresh login
    - Add button to dismiss all open article tabs
    - Numerous design improvements to share-a-fact, and the Explore and article toolbars
    - Fixes for searching history and tap to toggle gallery image descriptions
    - Several crash fixes
  • Wikipedia 2.4.157-r-2016-09-28 (157) APK File

    Publish Date: 2016-10-09
    Requires Android: Android 4.0.3+
    File Size: 17 MB (APK file)
    File APK Md5: db1e75479c1ab1424b0fb36592a03ed0
    File APK Sha1: 87300360b8dc3c5647ec643368ef8577fc75a663
    APK Signature: d21a6a91aa75c937c4253770a8f7025c6c2a8319
    What's new :
    - Access your favorite features more easily with bottom navigation: quickly jump between the Explore feed, your reading lists, your recently-viewed articles, and pages nearby you. - When reading an article, the bottom toolbar now provides access to the most popular actions (save to reading list, share, change language, find in page, and table of contents). - Reading lists and their contents are now searchable. - Fixed dark theme in the main screen.
  • Wikipedia 2.3.152-r-2016-08-18 (152) APK File

    Publish Date: 2016-08-19
    Requires Android: 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich MR1, API 15)
    File Size: 17 MB (APK file)
    File APK Md5: 0fbaca51eaf7b6f1b80a2b46688108b6
    File APK Sha1: b92f7658efee4cf02e56e74b707ace082aef0e8d
    APK Signature: d21a6a91aa75c937c4253770a8f7025c6c2a8319
    What's new :
    - New button for direct access to open article tabs from the Explore feed
    - Tabs button now shows number of active tabs
    - Cards dismissed from the Explore feed are now remembered between sessions
    - Miscellaneous bug fixes
  • Wikipedia 2.3.150-r-2016-07-25 (150) APK File

    Publish Date: 2016-07-29
    Requires Android: 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich MR1, API 15)
    File Size: 17 MB (APK file)
    File APK Md5: 388af11c3f07520051d8b4377ce68aa7
    File APK Sha1: e05f8c61c817b2ecd643985c8ea3a390cd14204f
    APK Signature: d21a6a91aa75c937c4253770a8f7025c6c2a8319
    What's new :
    - Introducing the Explore Feed: discover Wikipedia articles about current events, trending articles, featured articles and pictures, and personalized reading suggestions!
    - Fix crash when pluralizing Feed text in certain languages.
    - Respect image download preference in the Feed.
    - Correct Feed status bar color on older Android devices.
  • Wikipedia 2.2.147-r-2016-06-06 (147) APK File

    Publish Date: 2016-06-10
    Requires Android: 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich MR1, API 15)
    File Size: 17 MB (APK file)
    File APK Md5: 2428f56a3139293af9bcfe088446e4b2
    File APK Sha1: 3bc2879cd168aa408c1f7a30c64d629803561734
    APK Signature: d21a6a91aa75c937c4253770a8f7025c6c2a8319
  • Wikipedia 2.2.146-r-2016-05-23 (146) APK File

    Publish Date: 2016-06-16
    Requires Android: 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich MR1, API 15)
    File Size: 17 MB (APK file)
    File APK Md5: b561cb5341843befa4b5d7b3aa12eaf6
    File APK Sha1: 04f3af3ca4618404e8521d563b93482ee5c214ea
    APK Signature: d21a6a91aa75c937c4253770a8f7025c6c2a8319
  • Wikipedia 2.1.144-r-2016-05-09 (144) APK File

    Publish Date: 2016-06-21
    Requires Android: 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich MR1, API 15)
    File Size: 13 MB (APK file)
    File APK Md5: 49b307b1b12da9201d60c80032636d60
    File APK Sha1: 96a534e712d5e86a5ceaf0a11e49344c432aa94c
    APK Signature: d21a6a91aa75c937c4253770a8f7025c6c2a8319
  • Wikipedia 2.1.143-r-2016-03-16 (143) APK File

    Publish Date: 2016-07-05
    Requires Android: 4.0.3 (Ice Cream Sandwich MR1, API 15)
    File Size: 13 MB (APK file)
    File APK Md5: 14bad8b13a037a707577f803e39fc2e3
    File APK Sha1: d7aa894620f6edf08cbeea9d1e134ff041153a31
    APK Signature: d21a6a91aa75c937c4253770a8f7025c6c2a8319
  • Wikipedia 2.1.141-r-2016-02-10 (141) APK File

    Publish Date: 2016-02-15
    Requires Android: 4.0.3+ (Ice Cream Sandwich, API 15)
    File Size: 13 MB (APK file)
    File APK Md5: d73571c5b25625da4a9b1c7efb74edf1
    File APK Sha1: 63bfa95b098e05c6c476cc389b8163edb6fc8fc7
    APK Signature: d21a6a91aa75c937c4253770a8f7025c6c2a8319
  • Wikipedia 2.1.138-r-2016-01-21 (138) APK File

    Publish Date: 2016-01-22
    Requires Android: Android 4.0.3+
    File Size: 11 MB (APK file)
    File APK Md5: 60e638c7634f1d7bec633be255471b2f
    File APK Sha1: 9b530625bc0a610a07e3fb0ca00b8ecbc366884e
    APK Signature: d21a6a91aa75c937c4253770a8f7025c6c2a8319
    What's new :
    - Fix for issue preventing login. - Introduced a toolbar under the lead image for quick access to share, save, and navigate to the location of the article. - Moved "similar pages" and "page issues" to the overflow menu. - Reduced memory usage and out-of-memory crashes. - Several saved page status fixes. - Thumbnail icons for similar pages are fixed. - Norwegian app language support is fixed. - HTML tags are now stripped from edit summaries.
  • Wikipedia 2.1.137-r-2016-01-11 (137) APK File

    Publish Date: 1970-01-01
    Requires Android: Android 4.0.3+
    File Size: 11 MB (APK file)
    File APK Md5: 53891f3f85b095514f42d3eb5e7fe415
    File APK Sha1: 8b0a42504c09a7e06ca43db2453bd8e4132e2262
    APK Signature: d21a6a91aa75c937c4253770a8f7025c6c2a8319
    What's new :
    - Introduced a toolbar under the lead image for quick access to share, save, and navigate to the location of the article. - Moved "similar pages" and "page issues" to the overflow menu. - Reduced memory usage and out-of-memory crashes. - Several saved page status fixes. - Thumbnail icons for similar pages are fixed. - Norwegian app language support is fixed. - HTML tags are now stripped from edit summaries.
  • Wikipedia 2.1.136-r-2015-12-09 (136) APK File

    Publish Date: 2015-12-11
    Requires Android: 4.0.3 and up
    File Size: 11 MB (APK file)
    File APK Md5: 412cfea8c945c03347d51cf73bc3b7ac
    File APK Sha1: 6cf1763c5e627773208fe8eb014a66a38c36be90
    APK Signature: d21a6a91aa75c937c4253770a8f7025c6c2a8319
    What's new :
    - Nearby with Maps! Tap the Nearby option in the navigation menu to see an interactive map with Wikipedia articles about locations near you, or anywhere else in the world. - In Android 6.0, highlighting a word in any other app gives the option to search for it in Wikipedia. - Deleting your browsing history will now also clear your open tabs. - Updated link preview design - Fixed a metric ton of bugs and crashes.

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