Smartphones have become conduits for our most personal information and data. When one wants to install an app on their device, they have to allow the apps to access their camera, internet, location etc. This can lead to privacy issues and affect the user privacy. For example, granting privileges to location leads to tracking the user through their phone. In this paper, privacy issues of android system are discussed. A number of conventional and some more unusual challenges to our individual privacy are identified and discussed.