Below is a list of all permissions FrostWire Plus needs as of app version 1.5.8 with short explanation. If you have additional questions about any of them, please issue a support ticket, and we will be more than happy to explain further.
Allows applications to access information about networks
Allows applications to access information about Wi-Fi networks.
Allows applications to change network connectivity state.
Allows applications to enter Wi-Fi Multicast mode.
Allows applications to change Wi-Fi connectivity state.
Allows applications to open network sockets.
Allows applications to set the wallpaper.
Allows access to the vibrator.
Allows using PowerManager WakeLocks to keep processor from sleeping or screen from dimming.
Allows an application to write to external storage.
Allows an application to read or write the system settings.
Allows an application to receive the ACTION_BOOT_COMPLETED that is broadcast after the system finishes booting.
Allows read only access to phone state.
Allows an application to broadcast sticky intents. These are broadcasts whose data is held by the system after being finished, so that clients can quickly retrieve that data without having to wait for the next broadcast.
Allows an application to install a shortcut on Home Screen
Allows an application to get information about the currently or recently running tasks: a thumbnail representation of the tasks, what activities are running in it, etc.
Allows an application to read files from your SD Card