Here are 7 best free Android manga reader apps. These apps let you read Japanese comics (known as manga) from different popular sources. The sources may include Mangastream, Mangasee, Manga Eden, MangaPark, Mangareader, Mangafox, Mangago, KissManga, and more. You will get a user-friendly interface to read latest or popular manga like Dragon Ball, Naruto, Fairy Tail, Space Brothers, etc., turn pages with ease, and more.
These apps provide information for any selected manga as well as the list of chapters. Just access some chapter and start reading your favorite manga. Some of these manga readers for Android also let you download chapters for offline reading. Do note the free version of all these apps include ads on their interface (including pop-up ads, unskippable ads, etc.). But, the overall experience to read manga using any of these apps would be good for you.
Let’s check these free Android manga reader apps one by one.
With more than 1 million downloads and 4.8 rating on Play Store, WebComics is surely a great source to discover and read manga on your Android device. It has HD quality images and the database is updated frequently. It has the option to download manga which is another great feature of this fantastic Android manga reader.
You can browse manga by ranking, latest, and daily. There are other categories also available such as Must Read, Editor’s Picks, Rising Comics, Latest Updates, New Comics, Fantasy, Comedy, Thriller, etc. A Genres section is also there separately to search manga and read. You can also adjust brightness for reader while reading manga. All such features make it one of the best Manga readers for Android.
Manga Net is one of my favorite manga reader Android apps. It has a huge library of more than 24000 manga. Many popular sources are supported to read manga on its good-looking interface. It also adds the latest manga and updates the library from time to time.
You can also mark a manga as favorite, change the page turn option to scroll down or left to right/right to left. This app also brings categories like action, romance, drama, harem, martial arts, horror, psychological, supernatural, and more. This helps you filter the library and access a particular manga easily. If you don’t want to use categories, then the search feature will also help you to find some manga.
We have also covered a detailed review of this Android manga reader app.
MangaToon is another great Android manga reader app in the competition. It has the interface and features similar to “WebComics” app. You can discover manga by custom words or by genre. Fantasy, modern, adventure, romance, comedy, completed, horror, etc.
You can also download all or selected chapters to your phone and then read them later. A library section is also there to check the recent manga, subscribed, and downloaded manga. It also releases free comics every week. So, the database is growing continuously.
MangaKa is another great manga reader app for Android. It provides Catalogues section where you can browser latest manga from popular sources. More than 20 sources and thousands of manga are available to read. It lets you download unlimited manga from Kissmanga, Mangafox, Magahasu, and other sources. You can download all the chapters or a specific chapter.
You can also adjust Reader settings. For example, you can change the background color from white to black and vice-versa, set scale type (fit screen, stretch, fit width, fit height, etc.), change default view (left to right, webtoon, or left to right), and more. You can also backup the current library and restore it.
Manga Rock is also a great source to read manga on Android. It provides 8000+ manga and you can also sort manga by rank or title. It also comes with a feature to download chapters which makes it more useful. You can also backup and restore your manga data, including recent read manga, but it requires a free account.
A separate FOR YOU section is also available on the main interface of this app which helps to check new collections (which are updated daily), hot updates, recommendations, editorial collections, author spotlight, best by genre collection, X’mas collection (latest year like 2018), etc. All such features make it a good competitor to rest of the Android manga readers.
Manga Browser- Manga Reader
Manga Browser- Manga Reader (Homepage) is one of the most rated and reviewed apps on Play Store. So, it has easily reserved its place on this best free Android manga reader apps. The interface is nice and it lets browse manga by top, latest, grossing, hottest, etc.
The feature to download all chapters of manga and mark a manga as favorite is also there. A search box is also there separately to help you find manga by entering keywords of your choice.
Manga Searcher (Homepage) provides a very basic interface where four main sections are there. It also comes with download feature to save chapters of a manga. You can use:
- Search section to find manga and mark it as favorite.
- Access manga marked as favorite.
- Job section to see the download queue.
- Download section to access downloaded manga and read any of them.
Its reader is not that good. It is so because to jump to a particular page, you need to type the page number and then it will jump you to that page.
There are a few other apps also there but some are clone and others are not that much useful. This list has some really fantastic Android manga reader apps that you can use daily. Among all these manga reader Android apps, I find “WebComics” and “Manga Net” most useful. You may try all these apps and then check which would be most useful for you.