CloudReady Alternatives for Raspberry Pi

    CloudReady is not available for Raspberry Pi but there are a few alternatives with similar functionality. The best Raspberry Pi alternative is Raspberry Pi OS, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to CloudReady and four of them are available for Raspberry Pi so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Raspberry Pi alternatives to CloudReady are Q4OS (Free, Open Source), RISC OS (Free, Open Source) and Kano OS (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 5, 2021

    1. 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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    2. Fast and powerful operating system based on the latest technologies while offering highly productive desktop environment. We focus on security, reliability, long-term stability and conservative integration of verified new features.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • PandaBoard
      • BeagleBoard
      • Raspberry Pi
      Risc OS is an open-source OS specifically designed to run on the ARM chipset.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Raspberry Pi
      An open-source OS for exploration, creation, and play. Kano OS is based on the Raspbian OS which itself is based on Debian, a Linux based operating system.
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