FAQ

What are the system requirements of the program?

Android 5.0 (API 21) and above.

Why are there two Skit applications?

There are two versions of Skit - “Basic” and “Premium”. “Premium” version has extra features, that aren’t available in the basic version. The “Premium” version of Skit is a standalone application.

What is the difference between Basic and Premium version?

The “Premium” version enables such features:

Why my apps extracted as .APKS instead of .APK?

Starting from 2018 Android apps can be packed in “App Bundle” and starting from 2021 it is mandatory rule for new updates for the apps in Google Play. These packages contains: Base APK file with main functionality and separate APK files for different devices configurations - screen sizes, CPU, languages, etc. Therefore, independent developers developed a new installation file format, which they called APKS. This format can’t be installed by default OS installer, but every day more and more applications are getting the opportunity to use this format. Starting with the 3.0 update Skit has a few additional opportunities to manage these files: you can force Skit to extract APK files even for the App Bundles, however, there is the opportunity that it won’t install and there is a new tool to automatically install APKS files from the Skit itself.

What will happen if I will change my device?

When you purchase Skit Premium, in Google Play, it will be assigned to your Google account. If you use the same Google account on a new or factory reset device, you will have access to all previous purchases.

Why aren’t most features available for system applications?

Almost all the functionality for system applications cannot work without root access. This is necessary because uninstalling system applications can disrupt the operating system.