Download Badoo for Android

The Badoo for Android app is the mobile version of the popular social network and instant messaging platform. Whether you are searching for new friends or a romantic night out with a new date, Badoo for Android allows users to search through local profiles and find people with similar interests.

Activating your Badoo Super Powers can help you find even better matches, plus spotlight your profile among the crowd.

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Find Badoo in the Google Play Market

The Badoo download page


Before you can get started, you will need to follow these easy steps to download the Badoo app to your Android device using these step by step instructions:

  • Locate Google Play on your device.
  • Tap on the search icon in the upper right corner and type in "Badoo."
  • Click on the appropriate app, as shown above.
  • Click the green "Install" button.
  • Press the blue "Accept and Download" button from the next screen to begin your download.

Once downloaded, locate the Badoo icon in your applications. This icon appears as an orange square with a white, lower case "b" emblem. Click the icon to launch the app.

Badoo for Android System Requirements
Make sure your device meets the following requirements before you begin, or you will not be able to use this app:

  • 50MB space available
  • Android OS 4.1 or higher
  • WiFi or Mobile Web access
  • Badoo or Facebook account
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Welcome to Badoo for Android

The Badoo home screen

The Badoo for Android home screen, as illustrated above, is the way you will navigate from feature to feature using your account. Each icon opens a new feature screen, each with its own distinct action or activity.

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How to Sign In to Badoo for Android

The Badoo sign-in page


Once you download and open the app, you'll be prompted to either log in using Facebook authentication or your own Badoo account. 

How to Sign In with Facebook
To log in to Badoo using Facebook, click the "Use Facebook" button to continue. You will be prompted to sign in to Facebook, if you have not already signed in. Once logged in, you will be asked to allow Badoo to access your Facebook account. 

How to Log in with a Badoo Account
Click the "Other options" link on the Badoo home screen to sign in with your account email and password. Click inside the user text field and enter your email address, followed by your password in the corresponding field. Click the "Sign In" button to continue.

If you have forgotten your Badoo account password, click the silver "Forgot password?" and follow the prompts to restore access to your account.

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Badoo Registration on Android

The Badoo registration page


To create a free account,tap the "Other options" link and then select "Create an account." 

Next, follow the prompts to sign up:

  • Select your gender
  • Select the option that best describes your reason for using Badoo: To chat, make new friends, or date
  • On the following screen, enter your email address, name, and birth date 
  • Enter your location

When complete, you'll be presented with a screen containing new friends that you can start to interact with.

Badoo's Terms and Conditions in Plain English
First and foremost, by signing up for a free Badoo account, you acknowledge you are 18 years of age or older; you allow the social network to share your profile data publicly, including your images and other identifying information you provide; and that you will not harass or post anything illegal or obscene, including pornographic photos of yourself.

Badoo, in turn, promises not to share your information or sell it to third parties.

You can read the full terms and conditions by pressing the link titled as such at the bottom of the registration form prior to submitting your application, or by visiting the Badoo Terms and Conditions page on their website.

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How to Sign Out of Badoo on Android

The badoo logo


If you need to exit the Badoo app on your Android device, tap the gear icon on the top right of the screen and select "Account" at the bottom of the page. Then, tap the "Sign Out" button. Be sure to remember your username (your email) and password so that you can sign back in (or, of course, you can login with your Facebook account as an alternative.)

Badoo is a fun way to meet new people for friendship, chatting and dates. Have fun on Badoo!