Irssi ConnectBot

Specialised SSH Client

Irssi ConnectBot is a modified version of ConnectBot SSH client for Android. Irssi ConnectBot has features which helps users to use IRC-clients and other utilities through SSH.

  • Doubletap sends meta+a

  • Left/Right swipe changes irc channel

  • Long press opens popup menu with commands

Hacker's Keyboard, AnySoftKeyboard: SSH and the Android PC-keyboard-layout in Android 4.1 are well suited to terminal work.



Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications and it's a less secure way to download. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.

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  • Version 1.7.1-irssi (393) - Added on 2012-07-02

    This version requires Android 1.5 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Download APK 0.8 MiB PGP Signature

    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • android.permission.VIBRATE
    • android.permission.ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE
    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE