How To Install GTA: San Andreas Apk and Data Files (Original And Compressed)

NOTE: This post has been updated with working links to download the APK and Data files(Real and Compressed).


GTA( Grand Theft Auto) San Andreas is an open world action and adventures game. GTA has a series of gangster games produced and developed by Rock Star games.In all the ten versions of this game releases, there were only three games released for Android, these games are GTA Vice City, GTA San Andres and the last one is GTA III. In all these three games, GTA San Andreas is the most successive and most playing game, and here you will know the complete procedure of installing GTA San Andreas APK+SD Data for Android. Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is a superb action game. It is developed under the banner of Rockstar Games, Top Developer on Google Play. It’s the Android version of the famous game GTA.

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The story starts as Carl Johnson the protagonist escaped from the burdens of his life five years ago. His life in Los Santos, San Andreas was very harsh because this city was tearing itself apart with the adversities of corruption, Drugs and Gang Troubles. The story is set in the early 90’s and his family is fallen apart when his mother was murdered. When he comes back to his town the corrupt police officers frame Carl in a homicide. Now you have to save his family and himself from the enemies and take control of the streets. The graphics have been remastered and you will enjoy a newer version of visuals. All in all this game is literally a very promising addition in the GTA series.

Features of Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas

Below are exciting features of the Game which you’ll experience after you download Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas APK and data file.
  • Expanded story line
  • Game duration - 70 hours
  • 3 various schemes of control system
  • Support of wireless MoGa controllers
  • Support of synchronization of the save game via Rockstar service
  • Amazing action adventure game.
  • The characters are well developed.
  • There is an addition of new weaponry.
  • You can found countless numbers of vehicles all around the city, drive fast and have fun. Driving these vehicles gives amazing experience in the game.
  • There are amazing graphics and visuals have never seen before in GTA Games.
  • Customizable main character, earn money from different missions and increase physical strength.
  • Rich graphics with extraordinary sound effects.
  • Good control over the game.
Grand Theft Auto San Andreas Game is a top rated game and one of the most played games all over the world

Supported Android Versions

=>Honeycomb (3.0–3.2.6)
=>Ice Cream Sandwich (4.0–4.0.4)
=>Jelly Bean (4.1–4.3.1)
=>KitKat (4.4–4.4.4, 4.4W–4.4W.2)
=>Lollipop (5.0–5.1.1)
=>Android Marshmallow (6.0.0–6.0.1)
=>Android Nougat (7.0–7.1.2)


There are two(2) types of data files for GTA San Andreas:
  1. Original Data File Of 2.5GB
  2. Compressed Data File Of 400MB/200MB

How to install GTA San Andreas Apk + Original Data file

The original obb file is about 2.5GB, so make sure you have up to 5GB memory released on your SD card.
  • Extract the obb files(including its folder) to SD\Android\obb folder.
  • Now, launch the installed  APK file and start the gameplay.

How to install GTA San Andreas Apk + Compressed Data file

The compressed data file as the name implies is the smaller version of the real data file. The compressed data, even though smaller in size, it doesn't affect the graphics of the game. But the following needs to be noted:
  • The compressed file is of two type: 400MB and 200MB
  • Your system hardware determine which Data will work with your device.
  • Since it is a compressed file, all the video cutscene will be skipped as they are the reason why the data is able to be compressed to such level.
  • The compressed file is not advisable for newbies, as the video cutscene telling about the story will be skipped. The user may not understand the story.
As I have said earlier, your system hardware determines which Data will work with your device. You can check hardware type by:
  • Downloading CPU-Z from Google Play store.
  • Install and open.
  • Scroll down to GPU renderer to check your phone's GPU type as shown below.

If your GPU is Mali, then the supported data file is that of 200MB. Else, if your GPU is Adreno, the supported data file is that of 400MB.

Below are the download links for the apk and Compressed Data file of GTA San Andreas game.

Apk file:

Data files:

Installation Procedure:

  • Install the apk file downloaded from the above link. Do not open!.
  • Download RAR archiver to extract the data file.
For Mali GPU,
  • Extract the GTA San Andreas data file to Android\data folder on your phone's internal storage.
  • Launch the game and enjoy!.
For Adreno GPU,
  • Extract the GTA San Andreas data file to Android\obb folder on your phone's internal storage.
  • Launch the game and enjoy!.

How To Extract Data File Using RAR

If you don't know how to extract the data file, please use the guide below:
  • Download RAR archiver app by clicking here.
  • Install and open.
  • Navigate to where you downloaded the data file.
  • Click on the data file to open it.
  • Press and hold the folder named 'com.rockstargames.gtasa'.
  • Select Extract files... from the popup.
  • On the popup page, click browse to select the folder you want to copy the files in.
  • Navigate to the folder, then click OK.
That’s it, friends. Now you can enjoy the evergreen all time famous game GTA San Andreas. If you have any issue while downloading, installing or playing let me know in the comment box, it’s my pleasure to guide my viewer. Like and share our tutorial. Thanks

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