Have you resigned yourself to the fact that pop-up ads, banners, and ad videos are just part of the Internet browsing experience? Well there is no need to think that way because as you’ll find in this list of apps there are all kinds of tools designed to block these bothersome ads that are not only annoying but slow down speeds, and also eat up your data consumption.
The best iPad apps for ad blockers
28 Apr 2017, by Cherry Mae Torrevillas
It doesn't get easier to block ads than by installing the Ad-Blocker Browser with Chromecast Support. This app makes it possible to block all kinds of annoying things such as layer ads, video ads, YouTube ads, pop-up ads, banner ads, and even those redirections that seem never-ending. At the same time you won't have to worry about this app tracking your personal information, it doesn't have its own advertising systems, and there isn't a whitelist. It's just pure ad blocking that is simple and quick. Extra features include being able to bookmark your favorite websites, it's user-friendly, it offers full screen mode, and it will delete your cookies and cache.
- The app is user-friendly
- It will delete your cookies and cache
- It can be used in full screen mode
- Bookmark your favorite websites
- Block all different types of ads
NeverAds is one of the best free ad blockers for the iOS. The name of the app is spot on as it definitely blocks ads, provides faster web browsing and cuts down on the annoyingness that comes from being attacked by mobile ads. This app will also reduce data consumption up to 50%. It blocks image ads, video ads and any other ad that interferes with your web browsing. Give it a shot and see how well it helps you in your mobile browsing experience.
- Block all image, video and popup ads
- Faster browsing experience
- Reduces data consumption up to 50%
- Free ad blocker iPad app
- Installs and works with Safari
Norton Ad Blocker helps you to say goodbye to ads on your phone. In fact, install this app and you can immediately start blocking ads, online trackers and keep your web browsing history private. Get your web content faster, search websites faster, extend your iDevice’s battery life, save bandwith and date, and even allow ads to pop up from your favorite sites. The app requires iOS 9 or later and the Safari browser. Norton Ad Blocker is created by a highly reputable company – Symantec. So, you can be assured of this app’s effectiveness and quality.
- Immediately block ads through Safari
- Also block online trackers
- Keep web browser history private
- Faster web browsing, Save battery life
- Made by Symantec, a reputable company
Why not enjoy an ad-free experience online thanks to the Purify Blocker app. This one couldn't be easier to use, simply install it and let it go to work on cleaning up Safari for you. Of course just as you would expect the app ensures you use less data, there is no tracking taking place, the webpages appear clean and clutter-free, and you will be able to browse up to four times faster. Explore the preferences so that you customize the experience to your needs. You can even sync your whitelists and preferences across each of your mobile devices using the iCloud.
- Syncs across all your devices
- Personalize the app with the preferences
- Block ads and tracking of data
- The app is easy to use, just install it and go
The Freedom app gives you just that, complete freedom from those annoying ads that clutter up the screen and just slow down your Internet browsing. You can move from webpage to webpage with ease and not have to constantly close pop-ups and deal with redirections. You’ll be saving yourself time and hassle, as well as on the data consumption that you are used to without ad blocking software. Download the app and then turn Freedom "on" while you're in Safari. Use Safari just as you normally would, you don't have to make any adjustments.
- Download the app and start using it immediately
- The app works with Safari
- Block the majority of ads
- Cleans up your browsing experience and also makes it faster
- No longer will you need to deal with slow speeds and high data consumption
Here's an ad blocker that has kept things simple for users yet is still powerful enough to provide a powerful service to them. The Silentium app will quietly be working at all times while you're online to ensure that you can browse quickly and without ads popping up, or your data being tracked. If you find you’re constantly running out of battery power, this app will help to change that as you’ll be spending less time online because you can get the information you want that much faster. Once you install this app you’ll wonder what you ever did without it.
- Let the app quietly work in the background
- Save on your battery power since you don’t have a constant flow of ads popping up
- The app is user-friendly
- Start using it right after installing it
When it comes to powerful ad blocking tools the BlockBear boasts a number of them. Consider this app your own personal bear that protects you against tracking and pop-up ads. This means you won't be dealing with the typical online clutter, the banner ads, text ads, and pop-ups that seem to occur pretty much on every page you visit. Just like most of these apps you'll be saving on your bandwidth usage and web content loads much faster. There are customization features available so you can play with what it blocks. Let's not forget there are whitelists that you can set up.
- The app is powerful yet easy to use
- Let it block the majority of ads
- Download the app and start using it right away
- The app supports whitelists
One way to clean up your web browsing experience is to pick a web browser that is great right from the start. The Dolphin web browser for iPad has been optimized for your iPad and allows you to enjoy tabbed browsing that is sleek, fast, and immersive. It features a secure search tool, one-tap sharing, the ability to grab content online and then save it to Box or Evernote, a full screen mode, speed dial, sidebars, and so much more. It could prove to be that perfect web browser that you’ve been searching for all along.
- Enjoy tabbed browsing
- A simple and modern look
- The web browser loads quickly and smoothly
- Take advantage of the secure search tool
- There is one-tap sharing
- Grad and save online content to Box or Evernote
- There is full screen mode
It's time to transform how the Internet looks thanks to the AdBlock app. With this app you'll be able to enjoy webpages the way they were meant to look, without clutter and without ads. In fact you may be surprised at how websites look without all that extra “mess” on the page. The app will work on your cellular and WiFi networks with ease and will block up to 99% of the ads that currently appear online. It will even work with your game and entertainment-based apps. Once you download the app you'll find that set-up takes less than a minute and then you can start to enjoy the experience.
- The app is quick and easy to set up
- It works on cellular and WiFi networks
- It blocks up to 99% of ads
- Websites will appear clutter free and clean