Mobian Alternatives

    Mobian is described as 'open-source project aimed at bringing Debian GNU/Linux to mobile devices'. There are more than 25 alternatives to Mobian for a variety of platforms, including Android, Linux, Android Tablet, Self-Hosted solutions and VMware Workstation. The best alternative is LineageOS, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Mobian are Android (Free, Open Source), Ubuntu Touch (Free, Open Source), Android-x86 (Free, Open Source) and /e/ (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 5, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      Maru makes personal computing more context-aware by giving you the best interface for your environment. That means when you're on the go, Maru is your phone; when you're at your desk, Maru is your desktop.
    1. alternative, open source version of Fairphone OS, built by Fairphone, that puts transparency and ownership in the spotlight.
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    2. HarmonyOS is a lightweight, compact operating system with powerful functionality, and it will first be used for smart devices like smart watches, smart screens, in-vehicle systems, and smart speakers.
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    3. KaiOS brings smartphone-like functionalities to affordable phones: the KaiStore for apps. Video calls over 4G. Mobile payments through NFC. Even dual-SIM support.
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    4. Pixel Experience is an AOSP/CAF based ROM, with Google apps included and all Pixel goodies (launcher, wallpapers, icons, fonts, bootanimation) Our mission is to offer the maximum possible stability and security, along with essential and useful features for the proper...


    5. Astian OS is an operating system that is based on the discontinued Firefox OS, development by Astian Foundation, thus allowing support for mobile devices, TV's, and other devices. Astian OS is completely free and open.
    6. Evolution X is a flashable Custom ROM to bring a true Pixel feel to your Android Device at first glance, with many additional configurations at your disposal. We aim to provide frequent builds with monthly security patches from the latest aosp sources.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Android
      The major difference between Google's stock Android and OPPO's ColorOS is the latter's additional features.
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    7. webOS is a web-centric and usability-focused software platform for smart devices. The operating system has constantly evolved, passing through its journey from Palm to HP, and most recently to LG Electronics.
    8. Secure Android built for encrypted and secure phones by a privacy focused company. Available as security-centric and privacy focused Google-free Android for the latest Pixel devices. Currently supported on the Pixel 2, Pixel 3, Pixel 3a, Pixel 4 and Pixel 4a series.
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