Install Mullvad on Nintendo Switch

Mullvad

Mullvad Browser is security-minded browser meant for use with a VPN.
Default settings will block trackers, browser fingerprinting, ads, insecure HTTP connections, and more.

Mullvad Browser is a fork of the Tor browser, and includes uBlock Origin and the Mullvad extensions preinstalled.

To run: Menu -> Internet -> Mullvad Browser
To run in a terminal: ~/mullvad-browser/Browser/start-mullvad-browser

Fortunately, Mullvad is very easy to install on your Nintendo Switch in just two steps.

  1. Install Pi-Apps - the best app installer for Nintendo Switch.
  2. Use Pi-Apps to install Mullvad.

Compatibility

For the best chance of this working, we recommend using the latest version of Switchroot L4T Ubuntu Jammy, which is currently version 5.1.2 Ubuntu Jammy.
Mullvad will run on L4T Ubuntu ARM64.

Install Pi-Apps

Pi-Apps is a free tool that makes it incredibly easy to install the most useful programs on your Nintendo Switch with just a few clicks.

Open a terminal and run this command to install Pi-Apps:

wget -qO- https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Botspot/pi-apps/master/install | bash

Feel free to check out the Pi-Apps source code here: https://github.com/Botspot/pi-apps

Install Mullvad

Now that you have Pi-Apps installed, it is time to install Mullvad.
First launch Pi-Apps from your start menu:

Then click on the Internet category, which leads to the Browsers category.

Now scroll down to find Mullvad in the list.

Just click Install and Pi-Apps will install Mullvad for you!

Pi-Apps is a free and open source tool made by Botspot and other contributors. Find out more at https://pi-apps.io