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Armbian Alternatives

Armbian is described as 'base operating system platform for single board computers (SBCs) that other projects can trust to build upon' and is a Linux Distro in the os & utilities category. There are nine alternatives to Armbian for Linux, Arch Linux, Ubuntu and Raspberry Pi. The best alternative is Ubuntu, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Armbian are Arch Linux, Raspberry Pi OS, UbuntuDDE and Ubuntu Cinnamon.

Armbian alternatives are mainly Linux Distros but may also be Operating Systems. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Armbian.
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Armbian is a base operating system platform for single board computers (SBCs) that other projects can trust to build upon.

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  1. Ubuntu icon

    Ubuntu

    • Linux
    • Ubuntu
    178 alternatives to Ubuntu 

    Ubuntu is a community developed, Linux-based operating system that is perfect for laptops, desktops and servers. It contains all the applications you need - a web browser, presentation, document and spreadsheet software, instant messaging and much more.

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    1.  Support for scriptingUbuntu supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
    2.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsUbuntu can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    3.  LightweightUbuntu consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    4.  PortableUbuntu can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    5.  Privacy focusedUbuntu is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    6.  Ad-freeUbuntu doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
  2. Arch Linux icon

    Arch Linux

    • Linux
    194 alternatives to Arch Linux 

    Arch Linux is an independently developed, i686- and x86_64-optimised GNU/Linux distribution targeted at competent Linux users. It uses pacman, its home-grown package manager, to provide updates to the latest software applications with full dependency tracking.

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    1.  Rolling ReleaseArch Linux supports updates that are continuously rolled out, rather than in batches of versions.
    2.  LightweightArch Linux consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    arch with KDE 4.4 desktop
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  3. Raspberry Pi OS icon

    Raspberry Pi OS

    • Linux
    • Raspberry Pi
    172 alternatives to Raspberry Pi OS 

    Raspberry Pi OS (previously called Raspbian) is the Foundation’s official supported operating system. You can install it with NOOBS or download the image below and follow our installation guide.

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  4. UbuntuDDE icon

    UbuntuDDE

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    167 alternatives to UbuntuDDE 

    UbuntuDDE is a flavor of Ubuntu system with Deepin Desktop Environment.

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  5. Ubuntu Cinnamon icon

    Ubuntu Cinnamon

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    166 alternatives to Ubuntu Cinnamon 

    Community-driven, featuring Linux Mint’s Cinnamon Desktop with Ubuntu at the core, packed fast and full of features, here is the most traditionally modern desktop you will ever love.

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    Archcraft

    179 alternatives to Archcraft 

    A Fast, friendly, open-source operating system, for newbies, geeks & DIY enthusiasts.

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  7. Laxer OS icon

    Laxer OS

    • Linux
    • Arch Linux
    175 alternatives to Laxer OS 

    Laxer OS is an Arch Linux-based distribution of Linux for work and everyday use. Our OS is available for any 64-bit computer, laptop, or tablet. Our distribution focuses on security, reliability, and performance, Laxer OS is a versatile, and simple Linux distribution designed to...

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    Zen Installer

    177 alternatives to Zen Installer 

    Download Zen Installer for free. A Graphical Installer for Arch Linux. The Zen Installer provides a full graphical (point and click) environment for installing Arch Linux. It provides support for installing multiple desktop environments, AUR support, and all of the power and...

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    Anarchy Installer

    178 alternatives to Anarchy Installer 

    Our goal is to create a simple and intuitive Arch Linux installer, focusing on improving the user experience. Some of Anarchy's features are:

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