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    GrapheneOS Alternatives

    GrapheneOS is described as 'privacy and security focused mobile OS with Android app compatibility developed as a non-profit open source project' and is a Android ROM in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to GrapheneOS for a variety of platforms, including Android, Linux, Android Tablet, Linux Mobile and VMware Player. The best alternative is LineageOS, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like GrapheneOS are Ubuntu Touch (Free, Open Source), Android-x86 (Free, Open Source), /e/ (Free, Open Source) and Replicant (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Dec 23, 2021

    1. A free and open-source operating system for smartphones and tablet computers, based on the Android mobile platform. It is the successor to the highly popular custom ROM CyanogenMod, from which it was forked in December 2016 when Cyanogen Inc.
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      LineageOS vs GrapheneOS opinions
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      It's privacy focused and it's a 2nd alternative to GrapheneOS
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

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    2. Ubuntu Touch is a mobile version of the Ubuntu operating system for mobile devices. It is adapted to run naturally in a mobile, touch-screen environment but is also capable of functioning as a desktop computer while in "desktop mode".
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • VirtualBox
      • Self-Hosted
      • VMware Workstation
      • VMware Player
      This is a project to port Android open source project to x86 platform, formerly known as "patch hosting for Android x86 support". The original plan is to host different patches for Android x86 support from open source community.
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    3. /e/ is a fork of LineageOS that aims to be completely free of everything Google. Not only that, but there are a number of goals the developer has in mind for /e/ that more people feel are vital to a mobile operating system.
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    4. Replicant is a distribution of Android that is 100% Free Software.
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    5. Everyone needs a phone. Not everyone wants governments and corporations tracking their every move and spying on their communications. CalyxOS lets you have your cake and eat it too, with "Privacy by Design".
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      CalyxOS provide privacy and security by default though keeping it usable for a usual Android user by using microG.
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

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    6. Plasma Mobile turns your phone into a fully open hacking device, just like a PC. You can join us to start building new mobile experiences now.
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    7. Resurrection Remix ROM is ultimately full featured, stable and combined with the best features of open source roms. We are also providing lot of awesome original Resurrection Remix ROM add-on s in the builds.
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    8. MIUI is a stock and aftermarket firmware for smartphones and tablet computers based on Android. MIUI, developed by Xiaomi, includes various features such as theming support. It is updated every Friday based on the feedback from its test users.
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    9. postmarketOS (pmOS), is a touch-optimized, pre-configured Alpine Linux that can be installed on smartphones and other mobile devices. The project is at very early stages of development and is not usable for most users yet. We develop a sustainable mobile OS
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