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SeaBios Alternatives

SeaBios is described as 'SeaBIOS is an open source implementation of a 16bit X86 BIOS. SeaBIOS can run in an emulator or it can run natively on X86 hardware with the use of coreboot' and is an app. There are five alternatives to SeaBios for Linux, Android, Chrome OS, BSD and Windows. The best alternative is coreboot, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like SeaBios are Libreboot, Das U-Boot, XTIDE Universal BIOS and petitboot.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • BSD
  • Haiku

SeaBIOS is an open source implementation of a 16bit X86 BIOS. SeaBIOS can run in an emulator or it can run natively on X86...

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    coreboot

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    8 alternatives to coreboot 

    coreboot (formerly known as LinuxBIOS) is a free software project aimed at replacing the proprietary BIOS firmware found in most computers with a lightweight system designed to perform only the minimum of tasks necessary to load and run a modern 32-bit or 64-bit operating system.

     coreboot has no features, suggest some!
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    Libreboot

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    8 alternatives to Libreboot 

    Like coreboot, libreboot is boot firmware intended as a free 'BIOS' replacement for your computer.

     Libreboot has no features, suggest some!
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  3. Das U-Boot icon

    Das U-Boot

    • Linux
    • Android
    • Chrome OS
    • BSD
    5 alternatives to Das U-Boot 

    The "Universal Bootloader" ("Das U-Boot"), commonly shortened to U-Boot, is an open source primary bootloader for embedded systems.

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    The U-Boot console
  4. XTIDE Universal BIOS icon

    XTIDE Universal BIOS

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    5 alternatives to XTIDE Universal BIOS 

    XTIDE Universal BIOS makes it possible to use modern large ATA hard disks or Compact Flash cards on old PC's. You can then enjoy quiet or noiseless drives with more capacity than you'll ever need for old computers.

     XTIDE Universal BIOS has no features, suggest some!
    Discontinued

    No recent development, the project site is archived.

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    petitboot

    8 alternatives to petitboot 

    Petitboot is a platform independent bootloader based on the Linux kexec warm reboot mechanism. Petitboot supports loading kernel, initrd and device tree files from any Linux mountable filesystem, plus can load files from the network using the FTP, SFTP, TFTP, NFS, HTTP and HTTPS...

     petitboot has no features, suggest some!
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