Bear for Android

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30 Nov, 2016 02:59 AM


I really love your app. It's exactly what I've been looking for. I was wondering if you were going to come out with an Android version? I'd really like to sync all my notes with all my devices.

Thank you!

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  1. 91 Posted by +1 For Android on 16 Feb, 2018 10:11 PM

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    +1 For Bear on Android. In my opinion the iPhone is just not keeping up with android phones on the market such as the Pixel 2. The question was asking if Bear was going to come to Android and was not a place for people to start arguing about how ‘their’ operating system was better than another. Anyways, I would love bear on Android as well as a web application!

  2. 92 Posted by sergio on 20 Feb, 2018 08:30 AM

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    I agree with many of the comments. An Android app is fundamental, many people use mac and android and the fact that we won't be able to sync notes between devices (as there's no Android app) is the reason why many people is not subscribing to your pro service.

    The fact that you guys are developing a web version and that is suppose to "work for the Android users" is just ridiculous. Although a web version would be handy for other platforms (like windows or linux), the fact that you are not just loosing the android market share of users but the interception of those that are already using your app on Mac or for iPad is just unbelievable.

  3. 93 Posted by Joshua on 27 Feb, 2018 02:55 PM

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    I would also love a native Android version of Bear.

  4. 94 Posted by Ville on 28 Feb, 2018 06:12 PM

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    I've long been using InfoSelect (an old Windows app for storing configuration data, technical notes, etc.), and have been on a long quest to find a online-syncable replacement for it. Bear seems like it would work, but.. no Android version :( ... I'm mixed user.. macOS, Android, Windows, and while my desktop computer use is transitioning more and more to Mac, switching my phone to an iPhone would be more challenging. So, an Android version would be awesome to have; I would subscribe if one existed!! :-)

  5. 95 Posted by Ville on 28 Feb, 2018 06:15 PM

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    I noticed you had mentioned on Reddit some months ago that you're considering a web version development first. That would be great, in fact, it would be preferable first over an Android version as it would allow access to the data also on Windows and Linux Desktops as needed!

  6. 96 Posted by Artem on 18 Apr, 2018 12:48 PM

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    +1 for Android

  7. 97 Posted by jucho on 27 Apr, 2018 11:49 PM

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    +1 for Android. So many people use Android devices. The Mac app is really a good work but it's very a mess if there is no Android app to get and synchronize his notes. Honestly this is the main reason why I didn't subscribe. If you provide an Android app one day (and I hope it!) I'll subscribe.

  8. 98 Posted by Moe Hasafa on 30 Apr, 2018 10:38 PM

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    +1 for Android version, I. Have an android phone and an Ipad, so there is no incentive for me to subscribe, I would do it in a heartbeat if I can access my notes using multiple platforms.

  9. 99 Posted by frnkr on 16 May, 2018 05:46 AM

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    Ppl here seems to confuse two things: their preference vs. shiny frog business preference i.e. Android market most probably is not worth the hustle it brings.

    The Android market is highly fragmented and one cannot simply serve the market easily. Small teams are better of staying in Apple ecosystem and maybe build a web version.

    That said, my stack consists of MBP13TB, Huawei Mate 9, iPad Air and would really really like to have AndroidBear but as an entrepreneur I've grown to understand that business for most apps works only in Apple ecosystem.

    My solution? I'm gonna switch to iPhone when the next models come out as the next iteration is most probably good enough hardware to buy. It's actually amazing how long it took for Apple to get a decent phone out 

  10. 100 Posted by Wayne on 24 May, 2018 11:54 AM

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    +1 for Android version. Been a paying Bear Pro subscriber for a long time, but now need to use Android along with iPhone for work, so need cross platform sync.

  11. 101 Posted by Jenny Blackhurs... on 25 May, 2018 11:29 AM

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    +1 for Android. A friend suggested this app to me as I work on Mac and ipad but as my phone is where I take all noted when I'm out and about I'll have to stick with Evernote until an Android app is available unfortunately.

  12. 102 Posted by Mariano Tello on 07 Jun, 2018 04:09 PM

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    +1 Android

  13. 103 Posted by AJ on 14 Jun, 2018 05:58 AM

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    another vote for Android. I would be happy to pay for Bear pro. Much cheaper than Evernote premium.

  14. 104 Posted by Yossi on 15 Jun, 2018 03:27 AM

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    +1 for Android

  15. 105 Posted by Morgan Holland on 15 Jun, 2018 07:21 PM

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  16. 106 Posted by Tom on 16 Jun, 2018 01:01 AM

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    +1 Android

  17. 107 Posted by Casper on 18 Jun, 2018 05:22 AM

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    Was ready to purchase Bear Pro, but a lack of Android support is really a no go. Too bad, love the markdown... but for now it's back to Evernote. :/

  18. 108 Posted by Raphael on 23 Jul, 2018 09:17 PM

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    +1 for Android

    GREAT JOB otherwise :)
    You're app is so good that I just don't want to accept that it does not work for me due to the lack of cross-platform compatibility

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