Fairphone 3, in sale version without Google services for maximum privacy
Fairphone 3 is now also available without Google services, thanks to a partnership with a /e/OS. We talked about this already three years ago, when it was still called Eelo: born from the mind of the founder of Mandrake Linux, is basically a fork of the custom ROM LineageOS, use an alternative version of Google Play Services, of course, open-source, called the MicroG. In this way, the apps and the devices that can take advantage of the mobile services of Mountain View, thus significantly reducing the tracking of each activity.
/and/OS is maintained by And Foundation, which is a not-for-profit. Is available for a large number of smartphone - 92, more precisely, according to the official website. Clearly, you have to have a certain experience in modding to prepare your terminal and install the alternative software. For those who are this familiar does not have it (or lack time), on the official website you can also buy smartphones refurbished already suitably prepared. It ranges from 479 euros of the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus 64 GB to 250 of Galaxy S7 32 GB. All devices have a one year warranty.
Now the catalog is added as we have said, the Fairphone 3, the smartphone of the homonymous Dutch-based company unveiled last summer. The technical specifications are always the same, only changes the operating system (based on Android 9). The partnership of the two companies is at least misleading: both are attentive to the ethical aspect of the technology, each in their own way - one, raising in a responsible way materials and components, and by encouraging the repair by selling directly to the spare parts, the other protecting the privacy of the users.The top of the range with the best quality/price ratio? Asus ZenFone 6, buy it at the best price from Unieuro to 399 euros. CLICK HERE TO CONTINUE READING